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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...
September 17, 2018
You can help families and communities most affected by Hurricane Florence by sending dollars directly to organizations on the front lines of the hurricane relief and recovery efforts. Financial...
August 27, 2018
On August 23, ACT hosted the first of two workshops for nonprofit leaders to share their ideas and perspectives and help ACT continue to hone its strategic focus. Through a series of design thinking...
August 27, 2018
Did you know that the US Census is not only a constitutional requirement, but it also determines the number of seats in the House of Representatives, the amount of tax dollars that flow back into...
August 27, 2018
Since its inception, ACT has been committed to strengthening and supporting the nonprofit sector. Thanks to the generous support of our community, ACT has invested nearly $1M in capacity building...
August 20, 2018
This summer, ACT for Alexandria has been offering site visits with a few local nonprofits to see firsthand what is being done here in Alexandria. On Aug. 1, a group of 13 visited Carpenter’s Shelter...
August 16, 2018
Since its inception, ACT has been committed to strengthening and supporting the nonprofit sector. One way we do this is through our annual IMPACT: Innovation + Philanthropy Forum. IMPACT convenes 200...
July 19, 2018
We have made it to the halfway point of our strategic planning process! Since our June 16 community workshop, we have forged forward, continuing to learn from Alexandria by listening to Alexandrians...
July 19, 2018
ACT has always been committed to strengthening the local nonprofit sector. Over the past 13 years, ACT has invested nearly $1 million in capacity building grants to Alexandria nonprofits. During our...

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