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February 27, 2019
Snow did not keep us from having our biggest IMPACT Forum ever, with 250 attendees filling Beth El Hebrew Congregation to capacity. Now in its 12 th year, IMPACT convenes board, business, City,...
January 29, 2019
The ACT Now Fund is currently accepting applications from 501c3 organizations that serve City of Alexandria residents and are seeing an increase in the need for services from vulnerable Alexandrians...
January 29, 2019
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January 29, 2019
The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments reports that the shutdown had a $1.6B economic impact on the regional economy – the biggest economic shockwave since sequestration. One in 10...
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...

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