ACT for Alexandria

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August 20, 2018
This summer, ACT for Alexandria has been offering site visits with a few local nonprofits to see firsthand what is being done here in Alexandria. On Aug. 1, a group of 13 visited Carpenter’s Shelter...
August 16, 2018
Since its inception, ACT has been committed to strengthening and supporting the nonprofit sector. One way we do this is through our annual IMPACT: Innovation + Philanthropy Forum. IMPACT convenes 200...
July 19, 2018
We have made it to the halfway point of our strategic planning process! Since our June 16 community workshop, we have forged forward, continuing to learn from Alexandria by listening to Alexandrians...
July 19, 2018
ACT has always been committed to strengthening the local nonprofit sector. Over the past 13 years, ACT has invested nearly $1 million in capacity building grants to Alexandria nonprofits. During our...
July 19, 2018
Come see what some of Alexandria's amazing nonprofits are doing. Summer is a good time to learn more about Alexandria nonprofits and how they are serving our community. Join ACT in visiting these...
July 01, 2018
What do you love about Alexandria? What would you like to improve in Alexandria? How can a community organization / foundation help make life-changing results? These are just a few of the questions...
July 01, 2018
In 2012 conversations were happening around the country about the importance of the early childhood years. The same conversation was happening in our community. When the community talks, ACT listens...
July 01, 2018
ACT’s strategic planning process is driven by stakeholder engagement. We want a deeper understanding of our stakeholders interests and perspectives – including the thoughts of donors and people who...
May 30, 2018
The first community foundation was established in 1914 in Cleveland. Today there are more than 760 community foundations around the country. ACT for Alexandria is one of them. Community foundations...
May 30, 2018
ACT has invested nearly $1 Million Dollars in capacity building grants to Alexandria nonprofits since 2005. ACT’s grants support and encourage nonprofit excellence and strengthens leadership within...

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