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December 26, 2018
Community leaders in Alexandria have long recognized that broad, collective action is needed to ensure all Alexandria children have an equal opportunity to learn and thrive. Toward this goal, in 2013...
December 26, 2018
2018 is the first year under the new tax law and there are changes that could affect how we think about our charitable giving. There have been several articles discussing a strategy called “bunching...
December 26, 2018
ACT’s work is driven by a respect for the unique strengths, experiences and diversity of the people of Alexandria. We work with our partners to ensure justice, empathy and opportunity for all...
December 13, 2018
Are you looking for new board members? Compass’ On Board program focuses on strengthening nonprofit boards by matching business professionals to nonprofits that need board members – many of whom live...
December 13, 2018
Register for ACT’s IMPACT 2019: Racial Equity Forum, the premier annual gathering of civic leaders in Alexandria, scheduled for January 30, 2019. The keynote speaker will be Ben Hecht, President...
November 26, 2018
You can help families and communities most affected by the recent wildfires in California by sending dollars directly to organizations on the front lines of relief and recovery efforts. Financial...
November 23, 2018
Chances are, you have a tremendous amount of pride being an Alexandrian! It’s no surprise that companies like Amazon and others are choosing to make a home in our community. Our community is a...
November 23, 2018
Register for IMPACT, the premier gathering of civic leaders in Alexandria. The event, scheduled for January 30, will convene 200+ of Alexandria’s board, business, community and nonprofit leaders to...
November 22, 2018
Did you know you can use donor advised funds to address different income tax implications? Of course, most people use donor advised funds, also called DAFs, as a philanthropic tool. People set up...
October 29, 2018
Save the Date for the IMPACT Forum – January 30, 2019 ACT’s 2019 IMPACT Forum will focus on racial equity and the keynote speaker will be Ben Hecht, President & CEO of Living Cities. Living...

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