The Doing Good blog follows area charities and social service agencies.

About Amy Umble: Amy Umble writes about religion and social issues affecting the Fredericksburg community. You can email her at

Doing Good archives:

City social workers collecting portable cribs for families in need

Homeless group needs bottled water

Fundraiser set to help family living in motel

Friday event to focus on food activism

How to help struggling families

Exhibit to feature art by adults with mental illness

Fredericksburg recognizes child abuse prevention month

Cocktail to help Empowerhouse

Bags of Hope auction to benefit Hope House

Community pitches in to help abuse survivors stand on their own feet

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