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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...
October 28, 2018
In 2017 ACT continued to support and strengthen nonprofits that serve people living in Alexandria. Thanks to the generous support of more than 9,000 Alexandrians, including ACT’s donor advised fund...
October 28, 2018
Although we are still in 2018, 2020 will be here before we know it. And that means we need to get ready for the 2020 Census now. The U.S. Constitution requires the federal government to conduct a...
October 28, 2018
On September 26, ACT for Alexandria and eight supporters visited the Friends of Guest House , an ACT capacity-building grantee. Friends of Guest House helps women successfully reenter the community...
September 26, 2018
Join Hunger Free Alexandria on Tuesday, October 16 for the first annual Alexandria Food Day! Hunger Free Alexandria, a community driven coalition and cooperative effort to address hunger needs within...
September 26, 2018
In the article, Make Your Values Mean Something , management expert Patrick Lencioni says: “Values can set a company apart from the competition by clarifying its identity and serving as a rallying...
September 26, 2018
Save the date – April 10, 2019 for Spring2ACTion, Alexandria Giving Day. In 2018, more than 9,000 donors gave $1.8 Million Dollars to support 156 local nonprofit organizations. To learn more about...
September 26, 2018
On September 19, ACT for Alexandria invited our supporters on a site visit to UpCycle Creative Reuse Center at the Durant Center. We were graciously hosted by new Executive Director Lexi Keogh and...

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