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Community Foundation for Northern Virginia Awards $304,700 in Scholarships

Provided by Community Foundation for Northern Virginia The Community Foundation for Northern Virginia has awarded scholarships to 89 students, totaling $304,700, to support their continuing higher education beginning in the fall. The Community Foundation for Northern Virginia manages and administers the funds for twenty-five scholarships that support Northern Virginia students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees. Some scholarships are managed by …

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Compton & Duling Supports ACTS in its Work with Domestic Abuse Survivors

Provided by Imagine Compton & Duling recently launched a Community Champion project in support of Action in the Community Through Service (ACTS), a nonprofit meeting basic needs such as shelter and food, as well as offering counseling and education, for community members experiencing crisis. Through its involvement with ACTS, the Prince William-based law firm is bolstering services offered to families …

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Big Things on the Horizon at Community Foundation for Northern Virginia

Provided by Community Foundation for Northern Virginia We have terrific news to share with you about the phenomenal growth that the Community Foundation has enjoyed during our 2017 fiscal year which we just completed on June 30.  Indeed, we have just marked the most successful year in the Community Foundation’s 39-year history. Our grant making levels rose to $4.75 million. …

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Keep Prince William Beautiful Announces 2017-2018 Board of Directors, Officers

Provided by Keep Prince William Beautiful (KPWB) Keep Prince William Beautiful, Inc., announced today the newly elected officers and members of the Board of Directors for 2017-2018. Marlo Thomas Watson, President and Chief Engagement Officer of The Marlo Company, Inc., was re-elected for a second term as President; Kelly L. Easterly, Chief of Staff to Neabsco Supervisor John D. Jenkins, …

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Loveless Porter Architects donates design of tiny homes for veterans visiting Camp Semper K9

Provided by Imagine What started out as a desire to help veterans has blossomed into a new Community Builder project for Manassas-based Loveless Porter Architects, LLC. The firm is donating consulting and design services to the creation of Camp Semper K9, which will serve as home base for Semper K9 Assistance Dogs. The veteran-owned nonprofit trains dogs, often rescued from …

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Volunteer Opportunities in Greater Prince William

Provided by Volunteer Prince William Leesylvania State Park is looking for volunteers every Monday until Labor Day 10:30 a. m-4:30 p. m. for lots of fun clean-up projects.  Gather your work clothes, boots, water bottle and friends to join in the fun.  Please call (703) 583-6904 to learn more. Brain Injury Services is looking for a volunteer of Pakistani heritage …

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Manassas City Schools Participate in USDA Summer Food Service Program

Provided by Manassas City Public Schools Manassas City Public Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be …

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Volunteer Opportunities in Greater Prince William

Provided by Volunteer Prince William ACTS in Dumfries needs a volunteer driver on Mondays for two hours to drive their box truck from the Thrift Store to mid-county. It’s really easy if you’ve ever driven a U-Haul truck.  You’ll have helpers with you to load and unload.  This is a critical job to help with the flow of donated goods!  …

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Delta Sigma Theta Annual Crab Feast Funds Scholarships

Provided by Delta Sigma Theta, Prince William County Alumnae Chapter The Prince William County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta (PWCAC-DST) Sorority, Incorporated will host their Fifth Annual Crab Feast Fundraiser on Saturday, August 19 from 3:00 to 8:00 p. m. at the VFW Post #1503, 14631 Minnieville Road, Woodbridge.  The price is $65 and includes all you can eat …

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Real Estate Team Donates $1K to homeless shelter

Provided by AJ Team of  Keller Williams Realty AJ Team of Keller Williams Realty, recently featured on an episode of HGTV’s popular show House Hunters, today announced that viewers helped raise $1K for ACTS Homeless Shelter in Dumfries. Because one of the team’s Core Values is to “Be A Blessing”, they donated $1 for every social media post viewers tagged to …

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