VPSF provides financial assistance to the families of public safety officers injured or killed in the line of duty and supports spouses and children of deceased officers with scholarships for their education. In addition, VPSF administers the Governor’s Medal of Valor, which is the highest honor a public safety officer in Virginia can receive, and the Commonwealth Public Safety Memorial.
Influential People in the History of Virginia: Interactive Notebook BUNDLE - Powhatan, Pocahontas, Christopher Newport, Maggie L. Walker, and Arthur R. Ashe, Jr. - King Virtue's Classroom This Interactive Notebook covers the following: The student will describe the stories of influential people in the history of Virginia and their contributions to our Commonwealth.
Captain John Thomas Rolfe (May 6, 1585-1622) one of the early English settlers of North America. He is credited with the first successful cultivation of tobacco as an export crop in the Colony of Virginia. Spouse: Jane Pierce (m. 1619), Pocahontas (m. 1614–1617) Children: Thomas Rolfe, Elizabeth Rolfe