ACT for Alexandria is Alexandria’s home for philanthropy and for people who want to make a difference. We can help you amplify the impact of your giving.


ACT makes giving easy. We offer personalized support to help you get involved with causes in our community, introduce you to the most efficient giving strategies, and connect you with like-minded local philanthropists.

  • Streamline your giving – open a donor advised fund
  • Maximize your impact – support one of ACT’s strategic initiatives
  • Build a legacy – craft a giving plan to make a difference today and in the future

Support ACT For Alexandria

Every dollar donated to ACT returns $4 to the community. That means more investment in local nonprofits so they can innovate, grow, and address critical needs of our community. Together, we are taking steps to make Alexandria a vibrant place for all!

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Maximize your impact

Support ACT’s strategic initiatives and help us tackle the most significant issues facing our community.

Giving opportunities

Ways to Give

Every dollar donated to ACT returns $4 to the community. That means more investment in local nonprofits so they can innovate, grow, and address critical needs of our community. Together, we are taking steps to make Alexandria a vibrant place for all!

Ways to Give

Start a fund

A donor advised fund makes giving back easy, more streamlined, and focused. A donor advised fund can help you take advantage of tax benefits while giving to the causes you care about. Donor advised funds can encourage philanthropic engagement among your family.

Start a fund

Manage your fund

Individual donors have individual needs and your fund with ACT can be customized to those needs. Find out how to add to your fund or recommend a grant.

Manage your fund

Leave a legacy

You can support the community you love today and in the future. Contact us to craft a customized giving plan that aligns with your values and priorities.

Legacy Giving

Engage with peers

ACT can help you connect with a community of peers who share your interests and desire to give back. We offer educational events, site visits, and other opportunities to connect, learn and grow as a donor.

Join Donor Community

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