Archives: ‘Non-Profits’

The 2012 Living Legends Of Alexandria

December 29th, 2011 | [From: Non-Profits, Other News]

Living Legends of Alexandria announced the selection of the Legends of 2012: Robert Calhoun, Al Grande, Harry "Bud" Hart, Wendy John, Bill Kehoe, Allen Lomax, Jimmie McClellan, Pat Miller, Michael Oliver, Lillian Patterson, Joe Shumard, the Steuerle Family and the team of Dorothy Turner and Gwen Menefee-Smith.

Jeanne Theismann Joins Living Legends Board

December 29th, 2011 | [From: Non-Profits]

The board of directors of Living Legends of Alexandria is pleased and proud to announce its new member, Jeanne Theismann, whose three-year term will begin on Jan. 1, 2012.

ACT For Alexandria Receives Donation Of $1000 From MSRB

December 20th, 2011 | [From: Non-Profits, Other News]

Last Friday, the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board gave ACT for Alexandria a check for $1000. MSRB also adopted a number of local families for the holidays, with various departments competing against one another to provide these families with gifts and food.

Alexandria Police Officer Recognized At 14th Annual WRAP Awards

December 19th, 2011 | [From: Non-Profits, Other News]

Alexandria Police Officer Brandon Smith was recognized Dec. 16, 2011, for his efforts in the fight against impaired driving at the 14th Annual Washington Regional Alcohol Program Awards.

Alexandria Nonprofit SCAN Talks About Why Giving $12 Matters

December 16th, 2011 | [From: Business, Non-Profits]

Alexandria-based nonprofit SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now) of Northern Virginia knows the value of individual and small business giving when it comes to weathering the end of another economically-challenging year.

Cruise For A Cause Redux

December 15th, 2011 | [From: Non-Profits]

Building on their previous success with benefit cruising, Marian Homes is promoting a New England/Canada cruise to raise funds for a renovation to their latest group home. The eight night cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Enchantment Of The Seas will sail from Baltimore on Sept. 20, 2012.

Team USA Arizona Receives Grant from Woodrow Wilson Bridge Half Marathon

December 14th, 2011 | [From: Non-Profits, Other News]

Team USA Arizona, an emerging elite distance runner training camp in Flagstaff, received the first annual grant from the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Half Marathon presented by WillPower Sport & Wellness today.

Sons Of The American Revolution Honor Alexandria Law Enforcement Officers

December 13th, 2011 | [From: Non-Profits, Other News]

The Sons of the American Revolution honored two police officers and a deputy sheriff on Saturday, Dec. 10, at their annual commendation ceremony at the Belle Haven Country Club.

Senator Webb Joins Bipartisan Effort To Restore LIHEAP Funding

December 12th, 2011 | [From: From Congress, Non-Profits]

Senator Jim Webb (D-VA) yesterday joined a bipartisan group of Senators to introduce the LIHEAP Protection Act, which would restore funding for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.

Virginia Free Elects Officers And Directors

December 7th, 2011 | [From: Business, Non-Profits]

James W. Hazel, a Principal in Angler Environmental in Manassas, was elected Chairman of the Board of Virginia FREE at the organization’s annual meeting on Dec. 6, in Richmond.