Chili for Charity Cook-off

On Thursday, January 23, Tammy, Cathy and I represented FFC at the chili cook-off which kicked off the Richmond Meltdown.  Alas, we did not win but we certainly discovered that Cathy can make a GREAT chicken chili. It was such fun competing with other not-for-profit organizations.  We did raise money for our General Endowment Fund  … Read more

Friends Fellowship Community Names New President and CEO

  Friends Fellowship Community has named Christopher (Chris) Fields as its next President and CEO.  His selection comes after a nine-month nationwide search. Fields replaces Jeffrey Baxter, who is set to retire January 31, 2020.   Fields emerged from a highly competitive pool of candidates. From a semifinalist pool of five, he was one of two  … Read more

Dangers of Sitting Too Long

Friends Fellowship Community will be hosting a seminar on the Dangers of Sitting Too Long presented by HTS Outpatient Therapy & Wellness Experts.  Please click on the following link for more information Dangers-of-Sitting-Too-Long.    

It Takes a Village

It takes a lot of planning and preparation to make our front entrance look inviting during the holidays!  We plan weeks ahead and pray for good weather.  This year Judi Studebaker and I, along with Alex, Josh, and Adam, spent several hours hanging, tweaking, and sprucing up our decorations.  Daren wrapped the wreaths in lights  … Read more

30 Years and Counting

Traditions mean a lot at FFC!  Last evening we gathered at the Olde Richmond Inn to celebrate our 30th Annual Employee Service Awards Banquet.  Forty-nine employees received one, five, ten, fifteen and twenty year pins.  We had music, games, and as always lots of giggles with “Millsey’s Magic”.  The dinner was lovely and for the  … Read more

Longtime President Set to Retire

Jeff Baxter, longtime President of Friends Fellowship Community, has shared with the organization’s Board of Trustees his intent to retire at the end of January, 2020.  He communicated his plans as 2018 came to a close and in doing so indicated that it was his desire to provide the governing body ample time to identify  … Read more

A New Face At FFC and We Are So Excited

Hi there! My name is Laura Andrews and I am your new Exercise Specialist. What does that mean for you? Well, it means that I have worked really hard to learn everything I can about how exercise can help us to conquer all of the little (and big) things that life throws our way. I  … Read more

We Are So Excited!

At long last our cars finally have a home!  Yes—the carports are finished and numbered.  Today we officially opened the spaces to our residents and the feedback has been great!  Our new carports are so nice and protect our vehicles much better than our original carport spaces. We even have a spot for your bicycle for  … Read more

Absolutely The Best Day at FFC

It has just been one of those Saturdays!  Sometimes you think you have seen it all, but NOT at FFC.  Today I saw wild turkeys “movin on down the road” in Independent Housing.  THEN as I walked out the front door I saw, for the first time ever, a hummingbird moth.          … Read more