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ACTion Alexandria Is Looking for Interns


Are you, or do you know a high school or college student interested in an internship that will provide th

Site Development

Sneak Peek: ACTion Alexandria's Home Page Design


We have entered a very exciting p

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Families Still Need Your Help This Holiday Season


If you are still looking for ways to help local families over the holidays, the More...

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Challenges Jumo Poses for Local Charities


As you can imagine, I think about the state of civic engagement and philanthropy in our city a lot.

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Shop at Food Matters Thursday to Support ALIVE!


On Thursday, November 18th, Food Matters in Cameron Station will donate 10% of

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You are a philanthropist!


you are a philanthropist When most of us hear the word philanthropy, we think about money--lots of money. To most Americans, philanthropy is the province of the wealthy and celebrities--Bill and Melinda Gates, Warren Buffet, the Rockefellers, and Oprah Winfrey.

But when I think of philanthropy and philanthropists, I think of you.

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Get Healthy Alexandria! Top of The Town Walk Around


"Children need models rather than critics." Joseph Joubert

According to guest spea

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Vote for Cora Kelly STEM Playground!


This September, the Cora Kelly PTA was one of over 1,600 communities across the co

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Taste The Wines of Italy & Help Homeless Families


Here's a fun way to support Community Lodgings

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