New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | August 18, 2019

New Kent Elementary School Autism Awareness Week

By Community Member | July 31, 2019 12:47 pm
Several local businesses and individuals took part in New Kent Elementary School’s Autism Awareness Week. Above, Third Base Grill owners Scott Motley and Owen Berry presents a check of $11,700 to students as part of the second annual “Tee Up for Autism” golf tournament held at Viniterra.

Several local businesses and individuals took part in New Kent Elementary School’s Autism Awareness Week. Above, Third Base Grill owners Scott Motley and Owen Berry presents a check of $11,700 to students as part of the second annual “Tee Up for Autism” golf tournament held at Viniterra.

Conner McBrayer (left) raised $1,700 as part of the Mr. New Kent contest and donated his portion of funds raised to the cause. He is accompanied by NKES autism instructor Melissa George.

Conner McBrayer (left) raised $1,700 as part of the Mr. New Kent contest and donated his portion of funds raised to the cause. He is accompanied by NKES autism instructor Melissa George.

New Kent resident Mindy Taylor (far left) along with son donated a portion of her sales that totaled $1,800 from her business in Williamsburg to support Autism Awareness week. She also sold bracelets and shirts to support the cause. Receiving the donation are Melissa George and Jenni Harding.

New Kent resident Mindy Taylor (far left) along with son donated a portion of her sales that totaled $1,800 from her business in Williamsburg to support Autism Awareness week. She also sold bracelets and shirts to support the cause. Receiving the donation are Melissa George and Jenni Harding.