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Virginia War Memorial Hosts Commonwealth’s Memorial Day Ceremony

Virginia War Memorial Hosts Commonwealth's Memorial Day Ceremony

Monday May 25 from 10:00AM – 11:00AM

The ceremony will honor all veterans who have given their lives and reminds us that we must remain vigilant to protect our freedoms. There will be extended hours at the Virginia War Memorial during the weekend with special activities. Governor Terry McAuliffe has been invited to be the Guest Speaker. The event is open to the public and is free. The Commonwealth’s Memorial Day Ceremony is co-hosted with the 11th District American Legion. The Thomas Jefferson High School Corps of Cadets Alumni Band will play patriotic music in the Shrine of Memory at 2:00 pm.

Children’s Home Society of Virginia’s 6th Annual Legacy Breakfast

Children's Home Society of Virginia's 6th Annual Legacy BreakfastWEST Associates Joe Armstrong and Justin House with NFL Legend, Willie Lanier

M. H.West & Co., Inc.’s Marilyn West, Radcliffe Chambers, Justin House and Joe Armstrong attended the Children’s Home Society of Virginia’s 6th Annual Legacy Breakfast at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Sitting with them were friends Gilbert Carter, Joyce Carter, Denise Lewis and Cheryl Burke. The keynote speaker, NFL Hall of Fame member Willie Lanier spoke about the value of a solid family and how it sets the tone for all future endeavors. Next Children’s Home Society President and CEO, Nadine Marsh-Carter went over the latest foster care statistics which reinforces why it is important to support organizations such as the Children’s Home Society of Virginia. Foster Parent, Lori McConnell who has adopted three children from the Children’s Home Society then spoke about how the experience changed her life for the better and how her three adopted daughters now have a much brighter future.

M. H. West & Co., Inc.’s Chair & CEO, Marilyn West is a former board member of  the Children’s Home Society of Virginia. She wrote their first strategic plan when volunteering for the organization and she is proud to help support them by sponsoring this event.

Congratulations to Richmond Community High School and Deep Run High School

Congratulations to Richmond Community High School and Deep Run High School

The two Richmond area schools both received the coveted gold rating from US News Best High Schools. Richmond Community High School is ranked 207th nationally and is the only high school in Virginia’s top ten which is not located in Northern Virginia. Deep Run High School is ranked 421st nationally and 17th in Virginia.

The U.S. News rankings include data on more than 21,000 public high schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. Schools were awarded gold, silver or bronze medals based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college. View the rankings here.

M. H. West & Co.’s CEO, Marilyn H. West applauds both schools…students, teachers, administration and parents…as such achievement only comes from a team effort.  WEST’s education programs such as its Young Entrepreneur Program help to boost academic excellence.

Congratulations Class of 2015!

Congratulations Class of 2015!

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.” – Confucius

M. H. West & Co., Inc. congratulates all recent graduates and upcoming graduates of college, vocational school or high school. M. H. West & Co., Inc.’s PIE (Positive Relationships + Image Enhancement = Employment) and Life Skills Programs are resources that extend a helping hand to the graduate and those advocating on the graduates’ behalf.  The programs create  pathways or plans of action that introduce or sharpen skills needed for a successful job search or additional education following graduation.  Find us on Twitter (@MHWestco) and use the hashtags #PIEMHWest and #Skills4Life for additional information.  Contact as well Justin House or Jillian Winans at justinhouse@mhwest.com or jillian@mhwest.com.

Happy Mother’s Day from M. H. West & Co., Inc.

Happy Mother's Day

When you’re a child she walks before you,
To set an example.When you’re a teenager she walks behind you
To be there should you need her.When you’re an adult she walks beside you
So that as two friends you can enjoy life together.

- Author Unknown






Phone Numbers:

Richmond, Virginia

Management & Education Services

Marilyn H. West

February, 1991


804.782.1938 (Local))
888.WEST904 (Toll Free)

“All things are difficult before they are easy.” – Thomas Fuller

The Young Entrepreneur Program Boost student academic performance and life skills with M.H. WEST & Co., Inc.'s award–winning Young Entrepreneur Program. Your students will learn about business concepts and sharpen their skills in: Reading, Math, Critical Thinking, Decision–Making, Goal Setting, Teamwork and Time Management. The Young Entrepreneur Program can be adapted for elementary, middle and high school students. Click here to learn more.

The M2Arm Collection, Unique Digital Art by Marilyn H. West

Healthcare Reform PIE is a signature Learning Program of M. H. West & Co., Inc. designed to expand the experiences of students as they prepare for the work force.
View the Program Profile  •  Visit the PIE Facebook Page

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M. H. West & Co., Inc. is a small business that is 100% woman–owned and 100% minority–owned. M. H. West & Co., Inc. is a member of numerous trade & professional associations.

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