2020 Virtual Show of Hands
2020 Virtual Show of Hands
Welcome to the 2020 Virtual Show of Hands
Show of Hands is a community-supported, crowd-funding event. Each of the four presenters have a chance to win around $4,000, and YOU get to decide the winner. Watch each of the videos below, and then use the voting form to tell us which business you think should win! 100% of the required $5 donation goes towards the winner, adding to the grand prize.
Grant Coleman - MugshotsShow of Hands - Mugshots is a coffee shop and eatery in downtown Wheeling striving to be a “third space” for the people who live and work in the greater Wheeling area. Their doors opened just one week prior to West Virginia’s state-wide stay at home order went into effect. Winning Show of Hands would help Mugshots purchase outdoor furniture for their soon-to-be-completed back deck and patio area overlooking Wheeling Heritage Port and the Ohio River. Visit wheelingheritage.org/vote to cast your vote!
Kahlie Wilson - Healthy Vibes For YouShow of Hands - Healthy Vibes for You, located in Centre Market, is a nutrition club that has helped customers improve their wellbeing since 2017. Like many small businesses, Kahlie has experienced financial hardships this year due to the coronavirus. A Show of Hands win would help Healthy Vibes for You restock their depleted inventory, invest in extra cleaning supplies to keep their employees and customers safe and enhance their POS system. Visit wheelingheritage.org/vote to cast your vote!
Terry Jill Bonar - Making MagicShow of Hands - Making Magic is a full-service floral and event planning boutique located in Warwood. Owner Terry Jill Bonar provides unique, bespoke floral design that turns the everyday into something extraordinary. Winning Show of Hands would put Terry Jill on the fast-track to opening the doors of her shop. Visit wheelingheritage.org/vote to cast your vote!
Elizabeth Gramby - Table 304Show of Hands - Table 304 elevates gatherings of all sizes across the Ohio Valley with their delectable grazing tables, boards and boxes. Elizabeth started her business out of her home in December 2019, creating one-of-a-kind tables and boards during the holidays. Money from a Show of Hands win would help Table 304 secure a kitchen space in downtown Wheeling that would also serve as a venue available to rent for meetings, showers and other small events. Visit wheelingheritage.org/vote to cast your vote!
Cat's Paw Art Studio - Show of Hands WinnerAmanda Carney, owner of Cat's Paw Art Studio in Wheeling, WV, talks about her experiences with Show of Hands. She explains the positive impact it had on her business, but also the significance of the community support that an event like Show of Hands encourages.
Scrappy Pappy's Recycling - Show of Hands WinnerScott Ludolph, owner of Scrappy Pappy's Recycling in Wheeling, WV, talks about his experiences with Show of Hands. He explains the positive impact it had on his business, but also the significance of the community support that an event like Show of Hands encourages.
Voting is now closed. Thank you!
Friends of Show of Hands:
- Dave & Beth Weaver – Wheeling Volkswagen & Subaru
- Dr. & Mrs. Dan Joseph – Joseph Orthodontics
- Brian Joseph, Touchstone Research Laboratory
- Fuzz & Barb LaRue
- H Lawrence Jones, Ed.D.
- Kennen & Kennen Realtors
- Warwood Armature
- Anonymous donors