Assistance League® of Northern Virginia

Meeting the basic needs of children in low-income schools we serve

December 15th

Order your White House Ornaments before they’re gone!

December 10th

Snag a Lynch Creek Farm wreath while you can!

It's never too late!

Giving Tuesday is over, but your donations can still help yield positive results in our community!


We’re only able to do what we do because of the generous support of our community. If you’d like to help us make an impact, donate today!

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From providing food and clothes to our children in-need to helping nurture our next generation’s education, ALNV strives to support our community through our programs.

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Want to help our youth reach their fullest potential? We need members to help provide food, clothing, tutoring and more for our community.


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WHO will you bring joy to this season?

ALNV is proud to once again offer the official White House Ornaments for 2023! These beautiful ornaments are inspired by the handcrafted Christmas orgnaments used in the White House during the Gerald R. Ford Jr. administration. You can share the news with our official flyer. To place your order, go to our dedicated WHO page to learn more and start the process!

Assist Kids and Assistance League

Do you want to make a difference for local children?  ALNV is looking for new members to help support our philanthropic programs that provide food, clothing and literacy programs at several Title 1 elementary schools throughout the area. We offer many opportunities to use your special skills and to develop new ones, while also making new friends among our dedicated team of caring volunteers.  We have  hands-on events, such as packing weekend food bags and Hugs Pillows; weekly reading-tutoring programs, and periodic book fairs at the schools.  We also have many behind-the-scenes activities, such as drafting grant applications, news releases, letters to supporters, and website support. If your background is tech, writing, graphic design, or photography, we can use your help.  If you want to give back to the community in any way, we can use your help.  Our membership includes retired and working individuals, women and men, who all share a commitment to help students and their families in the communities where we live.

Applying is easy, just click the link to Become a Member today!

Find the RightGift

If you’re familiar with such programs as our Bedtime Hugs program, then you’re familiar with the incredible partnership ALNV has with RightGift. Through the generosity of our members and donors, ALNV has been able to continue to assist and provide for children in the NoVA area. We’re always seeking additional donations of gifts throughout the year, and appreciate any and all that you’re able to provide.

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Books a Million!

Recently, we held a Build-a-Child’s-Library event for the 350 Pre-K through 6th-grade students at a Fairfax County Title 1 elementary school at which ten of our members helped.  At these events, we provide each student with a new book of their choice to take home and read.  We enjoy each student’s decision-making process, which varies greatly from […]

Power in Numbers

We recently held two orientation sessions for our newest members so they could learn about our programs and activities and ask questions of the seasoned members who also attended.  Each session provided an excellent opportunity to get to know the new members and to explain more thoroughly all the things we do for the children of […]

Thankful Thursday!

At the close of the Giving Tuesday campaign, Assistance League of Northern Virginia is reminded that our community is powerful and caring. We are especially grateful to be able to take advantage of two donor matches totaling $2500 that doubled the impact of our generous friends.  We greatly appreciate our loyal supporters and first-time donors who […]


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