Columbus Day Letter from Bishop Haynes

On Monday, October 12, Chanco and the offices of the Diocese of Southern Virginia will be closed. Officially the day, known as “Columbus Day,” commemorates the arrival of Christopher Columbus on American soil in 1492. The arrival of Columbus paved the way for...

Chanco Chatter: E-Newsletter Digest

Stay up-to-date with the latest from Chanco with the Chanco Chatter e-newsletter: December 2020: Chanco for Christmas November 2020: Give Now for Chanco’s Future; Double Your Gift November 2020: A Time To Give Thanks October 2020: Happy Indigenous People’s...

Help Chanco Win a Printing Grant

Conquest Graphics offers up to $5,000 in free printing services to the non-profit with the most votes. Help Chanco win by clicking this logo, choosing “Chanco on the James” and submitting your vote today! It takes just two minutes of your time. Now more than ever...

Bishop Letters on the Death of George Floyd

June 1, 2020 We cannot continue to be silent. Too long we have refused to receive the breath of the Holy Spirit. Martin Luther King, Jr. said “There comes a time when silence is betrayal.” In our silence we have dismissed the indiscriminate killing and violence levied...

#GivingTuesdayNow May 5

Chanco will be participating in #GivingTuesdayNow on May 5th – a global day of generosity and unity, a day to come together and give back in response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19, no matter who or where we are. Chanco will take this day to express...

A message to our Chanco family re: COVID-19

Dear friends, Our hearts go out to everyone who has been impacted by the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Chanco’s mission is to promote the spiritual and physical wellness of God’s people. So we wanted to reach out during these challenging times to let you...

Women’s Lenten Retreat March 6-7, 2020

Gravity and Grace Exploring Themes of Darkness and Light in our Lenten Journeys Open to women 18 and older Cost:  Friday and Saturday: $95 shared room or $135 for private room (includes reception, accommodations, meals, and program)Saturday only: $35...

Join us for a volunteer work weekend!

Come give back to a place that has given so much to so many people. On Saturday, Nov 2nd we invite you to help us keep Chanco beautiful. We will be doing an assortment of projects. These projects will include painting, landscaping, and even some light carpentry. If...

Carter’s Walk – October 5, 2019

The Rev. Carter Sinclair, Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Virginia Beach The Rev. Carter Sinclair, Deacon at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Virginia Beach, has made a commitment to walk 65 kilometers for his 65thbirthday! Carter hopes to complete this walk in 12 hours or less...