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High Poverty Rate Triggers Job Fair

April 20, 2018

On Saturday, April 28, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Arlington, along with Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Mount Vernon, will co-sponsor its first Community Job and Resource Fair, due to an overwhelming need to help people rise out of poverty in one area of Fairfax County.

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Community Kicks Off Spring With ‘Walkathon’ For Youth

April 20, 2018

On Saturday, April 28 at 8 a.m., Project Discovery Alexandria is inviting the community to come out and kick off spring with its 22 Annual Project Discovery Walkathon at Fort Ward Park in Alexandria, VA.  All proceeds from the Walkathon support Project Discovery Alexandria.

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Agenda:Alexandria “Road Rage” How Bikes, Cars And Pedestrians Can Safely Share The Streets

April 17, 2018

Agenda:Alexandria April 23 at The Hermitage Whether it is shared bikes or bike lanes eliminating a favorite parking spot, a desire for more bike lanes, concern about speeding, frustration about low speed limits, or anger at cut-through traffic, Alexandrians have a lot of opinions on how to use our local roads.

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SCAN To Host A Poverty Simulation Event In Alexandria

April 17, 2018

On April 28, SCAN to host a Poverty Simulation event at First Assembly of God Church in Alexandria. In 2015, almost 11% of families with related children under the age of 18 in Alexandria City lived below the poverty line.

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Coming Together For Alexandria’s Giving Day – April 25

April 13, 2018

One day can make a world of difference.  That day is Wednesday, April 25 forSpring2ACTion, Alexandria's Giving Day. Spring2ACTion is a 24-hour online giving event that provides a simple way for donors to connect to the charitable causes they care about most and encourages them to take action.

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Senior Services Of Alexandria Announces $230,000 Caring Connection Campaign

April 12, 2018

The City of Alexandria’s senior population has grown to over 22,000 individuals - and more than 5,000 of these seniors live alone! Working in partnership with the Division of Aging and Adult Services, Senior Services of Alexandria delivers more than 48,000 meals to our community’s homebound seniors annually, providing this critical service 365 days a year.

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Republican Women’s Reception To Host Dr. Sebastian Gorka

April 12, 2018

The Commonwealth Republican Women’s Club (CRWC) will host popular Fox News contributor, bestselling author, and former Trump Administration official Dr. Sebastian Gorka at its annual Membership Reception at the Lyceum History Museum on April 26, 2018.

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Alexandria CPS Hotline Worker Named 2018 Ally In Prevention Award Winner

April 10, 2018

Cindi Christensen has been named a 2018 Ally in Prevention by SCAN of Northern Virginia. Leon Harris, NBC4, presented the 16th Annual Allies in Prevention Awards at a luncheon on April 6. Christensen is the lead social worker for the City of Alexandria’s CPS Hotline.

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Mercedes-Benz Is Revving Up Their Engines In Support Of Purple Runway

April 3, 2018

Purple Runway, the national fashion + advocacy domestic violence platform, announced today that Mercedes-Benz has officially signed on to be a title sponsor of the annual Purple Runway Fashion show. Mercedes-Benz will be hosting the event at their Arlington, VA showroom on Oct. 21, during Domestic Violence Awareness month. 

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Women & Wine – Cheers To A Good Cause

April 2, 2018

Women & Wine is an ongoing fundraising event for Volunteer Alexandria. Women & Wine engages women 21 and older who are interested in learning more about community volunteer opportunities, networking, socializing, and enjoying wine.

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