Alexandria Mentoring Project Needs 100 Mentors

End Date: Fri, 09/30/2011 - 11:59pm
Mentor a child, change two lives!

The school year is fast approaching. Alexandria Mentoring project needs 100 new mentors to meet the demand this fall.

The Mentor Experience: Learn How to Be a Mentor

Event Date

Thursday, August 18, 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Event Location
The Lyceum: 201 South Washington Street, Alexandria

Mentor a Child, Change Two lives

  • Would you like to learn how to become a mentor?
  • Are you in process of becoming a mentor but would like to learn more about the year ahead?

The school year is fast approaching and we need at least 100 new mentors. Please come to this FREE, fun and dual-themed event!! Bring a friend. Refreshments
provided. Read more »

Success! 120 Books for We Are Readers Program!


We did it! You guys didn't need 5 days ys for our We Are Readers action last week. You donated 120 books in just 4 days!  A record 35 people clicked on the Take Action button to donate books for this great program and The Reading Connection folks couldn't be happier.  Executive Director of The Reading Connection, Courtney Kissell sent you this heartfelt message of thanks: Read more »

This Week: 100 Books Needed for We Are Readers Summer Reading Program

End Date: Fri, 06/24/2011 - 11:59pm
Action Sponsors: 


"Running to raise awareness and to raise money for the at-risk children and families of Alexandria."

For more information about the Running Brooke Fund, visit:

Reach Out and Read Book Donations at Del Ray's First Thursday

Del Ray's First Thursday event on May 5th collected five large containers of children's books for the Arlandria Pediatric Health Clinic's Reach Out and Read program!  Sponsored by the Del Ray Business Association,First Thursday collect goods or donations for Alexandria nonprofits at each event. Read more »