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Call to Action Volunteer Column

Provided by Volunteer Prince William Come join in the fun at the Souper Bowl Bingo event on Saturday January 28th to support the wonderful work of the Haymarket Regional Food Pantry.  The event is starts at 3:00 p. m. at the QBE building located at 14600 Washington Street in Haymarket.  Bingo cards are just $1 each or one can of …

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2017 Influential Womens Award Nominees Announced

Celebrating Excellence in Our Community On behalf of the Prince William Living team, we are thrilled to announce the nominees of the 2017 Prince William Living Influential Women Award.  Nominations for this award are a ringing endorsement of the exceptional work that these women do day in and day out. We were pleased to have so many qualified, service oriented women …

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Manassas Soroptimists to Offer Cash Grant

Provided by Soroptimist International of Manassas Women who serve as the primary wage earners for their families and seek financial assistance to continue their education or receive training can now apply for the Soroptimist Live Your Dream: Education and Training Awards for Women. Applications are available by contacting Jamilah Dalton at [email protected] The application deadline is January 15, 2017. The Manassas …

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Future Fund Announces First in Giving Back Seminars

Provided by Community Foundation for Northern Virginia The Future Fund, a giving circle for young professionals at the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia, announced the first in an ongoing educational series, The Giving Back Seminars, featuring local leaders discussing and sharing experiences on volunteerism, young professional engagement and community involvement. The inaugural seminar, “Carry Your Passion into Your Career,” will …

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Zandra’s Taqueria Collects Clothing to “Warm Up the Community”

Provided by Zandra’s Taquiera Zandra’s Taqueria once again invited the community to join in the “Warm Up the Community” clothing drive, held in conjunction with the Greater Manassas Christmas Parade. The eatery collected more than 50 coats, along with numerous scarves, hats, socks and gloves during the drive, which is now in its third year. Zandra’s donated the clothing, along …

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Birthright: Helping Women During Crucial Moments

By Helena Tavares Kennedy When facing an unplanned pregnancy, women need someone to turn to, and often their closest relatives or friends aren’t the support they were hoping for. Some don’t even have a trusting family or friend to turn to in their time of need. Birthright is an international nonprofit organization that helps women through their unplanned pregnancies with …

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The Breathing Room & Tina V New Year’s Celebration

Provided by Daniel Murray It’s that time again! The Breathing Room, an organization designed to help women in need after abuse, and the host of the Tina V show have come together to end 2016 with a bang in our community. Tina V, the host of a television talk show based in Fairfax, has partnered with Bar Louie in Manassas …

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Osbourn High School Band Discovers More Talent: Holiday Gift Wrapping

By Kim Howard For over 20 years, the Osbourn High School (OHS) Band has delivered some of the finest gift wrapping in Prince William during the holidays. The two-decade endeavor between the Manassas Mall and the OHS Band Boosters gives the band exclusive rights to wrap holiday presents at a donated space in the mall every holiday season. From Black …

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Giving Back: City of Manassas

Provided by City of Manassas At this time of year with gift giving and holiday cheer, City of Manassas staff took some time out to give back to the community.  During the 12 Ways of Giving campaign, city staff stuffed envelopes for Project Mend-a-House, helped out at the Animal Shelter, organized arts and crafts at the Boys & Girls Club, …

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