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February 05, 2016
In January, ACT elected a new slate of officers to lead its Board of Directors. Congratulations to Lauren Stack , Chair, Dan Rogers , Vice Chair, Molly Dahl , Treasurer and Jane Downing Knops ,...
February 01, 2016
ACT is pleased to announce that seven local nonprofits are the recipients of its 2016 Capacity Building Grants. Congratulations to the following organizations, Alexandria Soccer Association ,...
January 29, 2016
About Kids Helping Kids, Inc.: Kids Helping Kids (KHK) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization started by Alexandria kids in 2002 that sponsors a city-wide event called “Lemonaide Day” which will take...
January 14, 2016
The Federal Government, which has had more than its share of critics recently, made two bold and concerted moves within the past month to benefit nonprofits across the nation. When it seemed little...
January 12, 2016
2015 was a busy year at ACT for Alexandria. From working with 129 nonprofits to raise $1,276,909 during Spring2ACTion to bringing together hundreds of community leaders to discuss such important...
January 11, 2016
ACT for Alexandria would like to thank you for all of your support as we work to build an even better Alexandria. Please watch this special appreciation message from ACT President & CEO, John...
January 09, 2016
You don't have to look far to find businesses giving back in Alexandria! Over the years, ACT has worked with a long list of businesses that have contributed philanthropically, not only to ACT, but to...
January 07, 2016
Give Back Alexandria is a network of young professionals who are dedicated to philanthropy and volunteerism in Alexandria. After reestablishing the group in October 2014, Give Back has been working...
January 06, 2016
The Early Care & Education Work Group (ECEW) recently received national attention for its innovative work supporting the development and alignment of and access to an early care and education...
December 21, 2015
On Friday, December 18, Congress passed the PATH Act, which renews and makes permanent the Charitable IRA provision of 2006. Under the Path Act, individuals, ages 70 1/2 and older, may rollover up to...

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