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June 04, 2019
After 2.5 years as ACT’s Director of Development, Betsy Micklem is leaving ACT to “live her best life” and enjoy retirement with her husband and family. She already has many plans to travel this...
June 04, 2019
When: Tuesday, June 11th 3pm to 4pm Where: Mia’s Italian Kitchen, 100 King Street Did you know that the new higher standard deduction might mean you can no longer deduct your donations to your...
June 04, 2019
As the spring weather encourages us to explore Alexandria’s picturesque parks and streets, have you ever wondered who walked these lands before us? Last week I attended a training by the Racial...
May 01, 2019
Do you seek to promote racial equity as an ally within your organization, but don't know where to start? Join IMPACT Breakout Session Speaker Whitney Parnell from Service Never Sleeps for a day-long...
May 01, 2019
The Spring2ACTion final numbers are in: $2,087,318 ! Together, we surpassed our $2 million goal! This year’s success was fueled by YOU and every single donor who invested in Alexandria supporting the...
April 02, 2019
In one year, we will all be asked to participate in one of the most important expressions of our democracy – the 2020 Census. The U.S. Constitution mandates that once a decade, we count the number of...
April 02, 2019
As Alexandria’s community foundation, the vision of a vibrant community is core to our work. At our IMPACT Racial Equity Forum, we asked 250 nonprofit, civic and business leaders how ACT could help...
April 02, 2019
Spring2ACTion, Alexandria’s Giving Day is Wednesday, April 10! Hosted by ACT for Alexandria , Spring2ACTion is Alexandria’s biggest fundraising event, raising more than $8 million dollars since 2011...
February 27, 2019
Spring2ACTion , Alexandria’s Giving Day, is Wednesday, April 10, 2019. Ready, set, give! Spring2ACTion is an online giving event that connects local donors with Alexandria nonprofits. Spring2ACTion...
February 27, 2019
The Alexandria community mobilized to support our neighbors negatively affected by the partial federal government shutdown this winter. Together with the City of Alexandria, the ACT Now Fund raised $...

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