The Virginia Living Museum will be the recipient of 5% of sales at the new Whole Foods Market in the Newport News Tech Center on Wednesday, Nov. 18. The museum is the first nonprofit to receive support through the new store's Community Giving Program.
Whole Foods is also the presenting sponsor for the museum's sold-out Oyster Roast Nov. 14.
The store, at 12080 Jefferson Ave., is open 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Museum staff and volunteers will be on site bagging groceries throughout the day.
The funds will be used to support educational programming and animal care at the Newport News museum, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary.
For more information call 757-595-1900 or visit thevlm.org.
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