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VIC Walk To Help Those Who Are Hungry

September 22, 2017

Ventures in Community members have been working together for over 40 years to build a cohesive and supportive network of houses of worship, non-profits and government agencies to serve those in need in Southern Fairfax County

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CFNC Announces New Appointments To Board Of Directors

September 21, 2017

The Child & Family Network Centers’ Board of Directors announced the election of six new members to the board of directors. The new appointments are: Lisa Herget, Ilene Lewis, Tyler Massey, Abhisek Mitra, Frances Reimers, and Kari Shapero.

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E.I.D. Celebrations Hosted Annual Celebration For Children With Special Needs

September 21, 2017

On Saturday, Sept. 16, the non-profit Exceptional Individuals with Dreams Celebrations in conjunction with the Muslim American Society hosted its eighth annual Eid Celebration for Children with Special Needs. Attendees enjoyed face painting, moon bounces, train rides, pony rides, a petting zoo, cupcake decorating, and arts and crafts.

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Collaboration Of Nonprofits And Homebuilders Improves And Expands Supportive Housing In Alexandria

September 20, 2017

Formerly homeless families now have newly upgraded residences in the City of Alexandria, following the completion of renovations to a Community Lodgings multi-unit supportive housing property led by HomeAid Northern Virginia. The ribbon cutting was held yesterday with local officials, community advocates, homebuilders and construction partners that provided labor, resources and expertise to the project. 

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Dulles International To Welcome Thousands To Dulles Day Plane Pull On September 23

September 19, 2017

The Dulles Day Plane Pull at Washington Dulles International Airport is expected to attract thousands of visitors for the airport’s annual free open house with a daylong schedule of activities, events and family fun on Saturday, Sept. 23.

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Animal Welfare League Of Alexandria Hosts Pet Care Clinic September 23

September 19, 2017

The Animal Welfare League of Alexandria will continue its efforts to support Alexandria’s underserved community by hosting a pet care clinic on Saturday, Sept. 23. 

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Bourbon In The Basement At Lee-Fendall House

September 15, 2017

Bourbon in the Basement is a Prohibition-era party at the Lee-Fendall House on Saturday, Sept. 23. Enjoy 1920s drinks and jazz music in the garden from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

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Enter The Nearby Nature Photo Contest By October 15

September 14, 2017

Submit your photos of Northern Virginia’s beautiful urban and rural outdoor places in the Nearby Nature Photo Contest, sponsored by the Northern Virginia Conservation Trust. The contest is open to all non-professional photographers, with prizes for adults in two categories: “the land and water around us” and “urban nature,” and for a separate youth category.

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Hurricane Irma Relief

September 13, 2017

Hurricane Irma was the second major storm to impact the continental United States in just two weeks. For those wishing to assist in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, there are a number of credible hurricane assistance/relief/recovery funds established in Florida and the Caribbean.

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2017 Living Legends Portrait Exhibit Opening

September 13, 2017

The Living Legends Portrait Exhibit opens in City Hall on Tuesday, Sept. 19 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend the ceremony which will include a short video on the impact of this year's Living Legends.

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