Volunteers Needed: Del Ray Music Festival

End Date: Sat, 06/23/2012
Volunteer at the Sixth Annual Del Ray Music Festival on June 23.

A Night of Her Own Fundraiser for SOHO

Event Date

Saturday, April 21, 2012 - 6:30pm - 10:00pm
Event Location
Dr. Oswald Durant Memorial Center 1605 Cameron St., Alexandria, VA. 22314

When a butterfly flaps its wings, a "ripple effect" commences that can change the course of a life. On Saturday, April 21st, our Alexandria-based nonprofit, SOHO (Space of Her Own) will celebrate the impact created by our mentors at "A Night of Her Own: Celebrating Sisterhood."
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Get Ready for Spring2ACTion 2012!


One City.  One Day.  One Opportunity.

What if we all gave one one day?

On Wednesday, May 2nd, our community will come together for 24 hours of unprecedented giving.

Spring2ACTion is one extraordinary day to support the organizations that make Alexandria amazing. ACT and ACTion Alexandria, in partnership with our sponsors, are offering up to $30,000 in cash and prizes to help increase fundraising efforts by participating organizations and individual fundraisers.  Real-time tracking will be displayed on the leader board at www.Spring2ACTion.org on May 2.

Be Generous.  Be Alexandria.

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The 5th Annual Big Event

Event Date

Saturday, September 10, 2011 - 10:57am
Event Location
Landmark Mall, Sears parking lot

The 5th Annual Big Event is a wonderful way to give back to your community in commemoration of the lives lost on September 11 ten years ago.  Each Saturday closest to September 11, Volunteer Alexandria holds a youth service event completely planned and carried out by youth volunteers.  This year, 20 high sch Read more »

Support Rebuilding Together Alexandria at First Thursday

rebuilding_together_alexandriaThis Thursday, we hope everyone will come out for the final First Thursday of the season - Home Sweet Home.  While there are lots of great things planned including a fun scavenger hunt with prizes & great music from the Kate Moran Band, we would like to ask for everyone's support in helping our featured non-profit. 

With the theme Home Sweet Home, what better non-profit to recognize for all their hard work then Rebuilding Together Alexandria.  Read more »

4th Annual Bubbles & Bluegrass

Event Date

Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Event Location
Lord Fairfax House (private home) 607 Cameron Street

Give Back Alexandria invites you to join us for our 4th Annual Bubbles & Bluegrass, a philanthropic, live music, giving back kind of event. Read more »

First Ever Spring2ACTion Raises Over $100,000 for Alexandria Nonprofits


The final numbers are in! Once again, thank you Alexandria!

Spring2ACTion Results

Spring2ACTion = Success! Thank You Alexandria!


We are still counting all the numbers and checking them a zillion times but no matter how you slice it, you made Spring2ACTion a HUGE Success! We can't thank you enough! Read more »

Spring2ACTion (Last Day!)

Event Date

Saturday, May 7, 2011 - 12:00am - 11:59am
Event Location
Online at http://www.spring2action.org

ACTion Alexandria invites you to participate in Spring2ACTion, an innovative online community-wide fundraising event designed to inspire unprecedented levels of charitable giving in our City. Every donation you make gives your favorite organization the chance to win even more money through matching donations and prizes. Read more »

It's Time to Spring2ACTion


May 5, 6 and 7, we're working with YOU and 44 nonprofit partners to raise $100,000 and engage 1,500 Alexandrians in local giving. Alexandria nonprofits have a huge impact on our community and are one reason why Alexandria is such a great place to call home. Read more »