What if we all gave on one day? We can on Wednesday, April 5 for Spring2ACTion, Alexandria's Giving Day. Spring2ACTion is a 24-hour online event that provides asimple way to connect donors to the charitable causes they care about most and encourages them to take action.
LEENC.org is hosting a job fair, Saturday, April 8, at the JM Porter Library in Stafford, VA. Pre-Register online by submitting a copy of your professional resume. Register on-line now: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation has awarded $225,000 in Good Neighbor Grants to eight nonprofit organizations to support academic and arts enrichment programs for over 700 K-12 students in Northern Virginia; Montgomery County, Maryland; and Washington, D.C.
Dulles International Airport has teamed with United Airlines, The Arc, The Arc of Northern Virginia and airport partners to simulate the air travel experience for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The walk-through rehearsal is intended to make the process of traveling through an airport less overwhelming for people with special needs.
George Washington’s Mount Vernon invites visitors to sip wine, locally brewed craft beer, and other historic culinary treats while watching the sun set at the first president’s home on Friday, June 9 and Saturday, June 10 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.! Summer Escape at Mount Vernon offers a rare opportunity to visit Mount Vernon after the daytime crowds have departed. Relax to live bluegrass music, join in a bocce game, and unwind against the backdrop of the Potomac River.
Join Living Legends of Alexandria for their special tenth anniversary as they recognize the living history of eight legendary people and their work in the City of Alexandria. The Meet the Legends Reception is on Thursday, March 16 (6-9 p.m.) at the George Washington Masonic National Memorial.