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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...
November 23, 2018
Chances are, you have a tremendous amount of pride being an Alexandrian! It’s no surprise that companies like Amazon and others are choosing to make a home in our community. Our community is a...
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...

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