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Construction Progress Update – Week of September 25

Construction Update – 9/25/17 from Ryan Nebel, Construction Superintendent primed painting walls throughout building framed acoustical ceilings throughout building connected permanent power and removing temporary power service pulled construction trailer office from job site set lights and mechanical grills in ceiling hung sheet rock on all hard ceilings completed Hardie plank siding and all window […]

Free Mammograms – October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

FREE MAMMOGRAPHY In commemoration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Ellen Shaw de Paredes Institute for Women’s Imaging is continuing its support of the early detection of breast cancer by offering free screening mammography each Wednesday in October. WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18 and WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25 4:00 PM – 6:30 […]

Volunteer Spotlight – Ed Lehre

by Alexandra Herrera and Quinta Pace (GFCFS volunteers from Goochland High School) El Lehre, a volunteer at the Goochland Free Clinic is 72 years of age and was born and raised in California. He attended the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis. Ed moved to Goochland with his wife in 1981 and built their home […]

Construction Progress Update – Week of September 18

Construction Update – 9/18/17 from Ryan Nebel, Construction Superintendent Insulate attic with R-38 blown in insulation. Set mechanical louvers. Install electrical panelboards. Fiber sement siding install around entire building. Aluminum entrances and storefronts. Prime/paint walls.

Construction Progress Update – Week of September 11

Construction Update – 9/11/17 from Ryan Nebel, Construction Superintendent Install cast stone wainscot on top of brick veneer – all elevations. Finish hanging sheetrock and start prepping for paint. Install mechanical duct throughout entire building. Installesprinkler pipe throughout entire building. Continu electrical rough-in throughout building. Hang cement board in bathrooms for tile prep. Blade off […]

Volunteer Spotlight – Allen Earehart

Allen Earehart, Board Member and volunteer, is featured in the Help Somebody Spotlight on ConnectVA. Allen contributed over 400 volunteer hours in 2016! CLICK HERE to read about Allen and all he does for GFCFS.

Construction Progress Update – Week of September 4

Construction Update – 9/4/17 from Ryan Nebel, Construction Superintendent Install cast stone wainscot on top of brick veneer on all elevations. Continue to hang sheetrock. Continue Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing rough-in in attic. Rough-in light fixtures in hard ceilings. Install temporary doors and temporary protection for polished concrete.

Construction Progress Update – Week of August 28

Construction Update – 8/28/17 from Ryan Nebel, Construction Superintendent Polish concrete in Food Pantry, Clothes Closet and all rooms. Insulate all interior and exterior walls throughout building. Finish brick on all elevations. Hang sheetrock throughout building. Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing rough-in in attic space.    

Construction Progress Update – Week of August 21

Construction Update – 8/21/17 from Ryan Nebel, Construction Superintendent Electrical/Telecom/Fire Alarm rough-in of walls through building complete. Waterline/Waste/Sanitary/Vent plumbing rough-in complete. Install ductwork in attic and insulate duct. Repair all Tyvek and air barrier on exterior skin of building. Hang sheetrock on bottom of trusses. Lay brick and grout on all elevations. Insulating all pipes […]

Sean Frey Reflects on Summer Internship

Sean Frey, class of 2018 at University of Richmond, interned at GFCFS this summer. Sean is enrolled in the Jepson School of Leadership Studies. The Jepson School strives to enrich students with the knowledge and skills to contribute to organizational, political, and social life. CLICK HERE to read a feature story on their website about […]