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Thanks for coming to our fundraiser!

Assistance League of Northern Virginia Raises Funds to Support Programs for Low-Income Children. Assistance League® of Northern Virginia, an all-volunteer nonprofit organization, held its annual Spring Fundraiser on April 26 at the Country Club of Fairfax to raise funds for its programs that serve the needs of low-income children in 11 Title I elementary schools […]

Many Thanks to our Silent Auction Contributors

You’re invited! Please join Assistance League of Northern Virginia‘s annual Spring Fundraiser for a great meal and to bid on a wide variety of goods and services donated by generous businesses owners in our community. Many thanks to the following businesses that will be participating in our silent and live auctions, including: American Girl® Aspen Jewelry Designs […]

March Food Packing

Assistance League of Northern Virginia had another good turnout of 72 volunteers at our March Weekend Food for Kids packing with our partner Dominion Energy. It was great to have Debbie Shoffner of Panda Stonewall with two other employees join us this time. Her company has graciously offered to sponsor our food packing event next […]

Thank You – Geppetto Catering

We want to thank Geppetto Catering for supporting our annual Spring Fundraiser again this year with a live auction donation of a DROP OFF DINNER FOR 12. The set menu includes Maryland crab cakes or fillet of beef, assorted sides, salad and dessert. This package is sure to create a buzz at our event on […]

Thank You – Total Wine & More

We want to thank Total Wine & More for supporting our Annual Spring Fundraiser again this year with a generous donation of a Private Wine Class for 20 People. Come to our Luncheon on 4/26/19 at the Country Club of Fairfax to bid on this package that will delight your palate. To learn more, visit: […]

Thank You – Panda Stonewall

We are excited to announce that we are partnering with Panda Stonewall for our May 16 Weekend Food for Kids event. Our member volunteer, Debbie Shoffner, Business Manager at the Panda Stonewall Power Project, helped to orchestrate a partnership with her employer that will allow us to provide nonperishable food for children from low-income families to […]

Come to our Spring Fundraiser!

Assistance League® of Northern Virginia will host its annual Spring Fundraiser on Friday, April 26, 2019 from 11 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Country Club of Fairfax, 5110 Ox Road, in Fairfax, Virginia. This event is our primary fundraiser of the year and will include a luncheon and charity auctions. We are thrilled to have […]

Weekend Food For Kids Update

In spite of the rain, Assistance League of Northern Virginia’s (ALNV) last ‘Weekend Food for Kids’ food packing, with our sponsor Dominion Energy, was truly a red letter day! We had a terrific turnout! An enthusiastic and bubbly group from Target joined us for the first time, wearing their bright red t-shirts with their Target […]

Thank You – Peking Gourmet Inn

We would like to recognize Peking Gourmet Inn at Bailey’s Crossroads, in Falls Church, for its generous gift to the live auction segment of our annual Spring Fundraiser. The famous restaurant has donated TWO GOURMET BANQUETS FOR 10 in the “President’s Room.” Thank you, Tsui Family, for supporting our event again this year with these […]

Come to our Annual Spring Fundraiser

The Annual Spring Fundraiser is our most important event of the year with monies raised benefiting our 2019-20 Operation School Bell programs that transform the lives of children and strengthen our community. Set for April 26th, the event will take place from 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Country Club of Fairfax, 5110 Ox […]

Allstate, You’re the Best!

Allstate Insurance Company recently held its first Capital Regional Advisory Board meeting of 2019 to share information, learn from each other and to give back to our community. Assistance League of Northern Virginia was pleased that our Weekend Food for Kids program was once again featured as Allstate’s volunteer service activity. Lynn Barron and Karen […]

Quadrant, You’re Amazing!

We gratefully recognize Quadrant, Inc. as a Super Star sponsor for our annual Spring Fundraiser to be held on Friday, April 26th at the Country Club of Fairfax in Fairfax, VA. Quadrant’s $6,600 sponsorship will support our various Operation School Bell programs that improve the well-being of low-income children in our region. Since 2015, Caitlin […]

Thank You – Moss Building and Design

Shout-out to Moss Building & Design for supporting Assistance League of Northern Virginia‘s annual Spring Fundraiser again this year with a silent auction donation of a “Handyman for the Day.” Come to our Luncheon on 4/26/19 to bid on this fantastic package valued at $1,000. Proceeds to benefit our Operation School Bell programs.

Thank You – Spine Care Center of Manassas

Assistance League of Northern Virginia​ recognizes Spine Care of Manassas Chiropractic Center as a Bronze Star ($250) Sponsor for its annual Spring Fundraiser, a luncheon and charity auction, set for Friday, April 26, 2019. Dr. Lincoln German’s practice has strongly supported our philanthropic efforts over the past three years with several in-kind donations of clothing. […]

Thank You – Marines Plumbing

Assistance League of Northern Virginia recognizes Marines Plumbing, a veteran-owned and operated business, as a Bronze Star Sponsor ($250) for our annual Spring Fundraiser to be held on April 26, 2019 at the Country Club of Fairfax, 5110 Ox Road, in Fairfax, VA. Marines Plumbing is a first-time sponsor for our fundraising event which includes a luncheon […]

Thank You – Burke Connection Newspaper

A special Thank You goes out to the Burke Connection Newspaper for publishing a great article concerning our upcoming annual spring fundraiser.  You can read the article here:   The Burke Connection Newspaper See page 10 for the article.

Thank You – Cecil and Irene Hylton Foundation

We are honored to have been selected to receive a grant of $8,640 from The Cecil and Irene Hylton Foundation in support of our Weekend Food for Kids program. Since 2018, the foundation has awarded $15,840 to help us reduce childhood hunger in Prince William County. This grant will enable us to continue providing weekend food […]

Build a Child’s Library

Assistance League of Northern Virginia, as part of its participation in National’s Action! Week program, continued its dedication to literacy by purchasing books for every student at the largest school we serve, Yorkshire Elementary, Manassas, Virginia. The school has approximately 850 students, including Pre-K through Fifth Grade, and Assistance League provided a new book for […]

Thank You – Nativity Catholic Church Craft Club

Assistance League of Northern Virginia would like to thank the Nativity Catholic Church Craft Club for their generous donation. Throughout the year, the ladies create handmade items for their annual craft fair in December.  All of their proceeds assist organizations in need.  We are so grateful to them; their donation will be used for the […]

Thank You – Rotary Club of Vienna

On February the 13th at the Westwood Country Club in Vienna, VA, the Rotary Club of Vienna presented our president, Kathy Jackson, with a check in support of our Weekend Food for Kids program.  This is the sixth year that Assistance League has received funding from this Rotary Club in support of our program that […]

News – Assistance League – Northern Virginia

We’re in the news! Shout-out to Connection McLean Newspaper for publishing our Allstate story on Page 4!  See it Here.

Thank You – Bob’s Discount Charitable Foundation

Gold Star Sponsor for our Spring Fundraiser! We are excited to announce that Bob’s Discount Furniture Charitable Foundation has become the second “Gold Star” ($1,000) Sponsor for our annual Spring Fundraiser. The Foundation is committed to making a difference in communities where Bob’s Discount Furniture stores are located. Every year, the Foundation and Bob’s Outreach […]

Thank You – Allstate Foundation

Assistance League of Northern Virginia extends a sincere thank you to The Allstate Foundation and Allstate volunteers, David Akers, Christine Angles, Rudolf Alston, Jose Bernal, David Bowen, Sharon Driscoll, Shelley Driscoll, Kevin Dupree, Matthew Henaghan, Joyia Lytle, Mike Mazri, Sharon Neighoff, Jason Passarell, Ricardo Paz Soldan, Christopher Ruby, Tonya Semones, Jason Sengpiehl, William Simkins, Miguel […]

Thank You – Sandy Spring Bank

From left: Lynn Barron,(Assistance League),  Phil Hicks, Adam Dowling, Mike Eastman (Sandy Spring Bank )   For Sandy Spring Bank’s annual Season of Sharing, their Legal Department was permitted to select a local charity to receive a donation as part of its year-long celebration of the company’s 150th anniversary. We are delighted that Assistance League of Northern Virginia’s work […]

Thank You – Jacquemin Family Foundation

We want to express our sincere appreciation to The Jacquemin Family Foundation for its generous donation in December. The Herndon-based foundation has contributed generously to our philanthropic programs since 2015.  We are grateful for the foundation’s support which enables us to carry out our mission to feed, clothe and educate at-risk children in our local community.  THANK YOU, […]

Tee Off for Tots

Assistance League® of Northern Virginia is honored to be one of five Washington, D.C. metropolitan area charities selected to benefit from funds raised at Tee Off for Tots (TOFT) Tournament for Children’s Charities. This annual golf tournament is run by a group of Morgan Stanley employees who volunteer their time and talent. Since 1993, the […]

Thank You Quadrant!

As a valued corporate partner, Quadrant, Inc. gives generously to our cause without expecting anything in return. We, however, would like to take this opportunity to highlight this company’s positive impact on our community and share how its president and chief executive officer (CEO) is bringing joy to others this holiday season and throughout the year. […]

Panda Stonewall – Thank You!

We are pleased to recognize Panda Stonewall, a company dedicated to producing clean energy, as an early sponsor for our Annual Spring Fundraiser to be held in April 2019. Our member volunteer, Debbie Shoffner, the Administrative Manager at the Panda Stonewall Power Project, helped to orchestrate this sponsorship with her employer. Panda Stonewall’s management team […]

Dunn Loring-Merrifield Rotary – Thank You!

Our heartfelt thanks to the Rotary Club of Dunn Loring-Merrifield for their generous grant award! The funds will support our Operation School Bell® program: Weekend Food for Kids. This critical program provides 1,810 bags of food monthly to children in Title I elementary schools in Northern Virginia. Since 2013, the Dunn Loring-Merrifield Rotary has been […]

Giving Tuesday – Thank You!

Your donation on #GivingTuesday will help curb childhood hunger in Northern Virginia. Last year, Assistance League of Northern Virginia’s Weekend Food for Kids program delivered nearly 16,000 bags of food to children living in poverty. Your gift will ensure that essential needs are met in our community.

Weekend Food for Kids – November

After two reschedules due to November snow, we finally held our food packing on the last Thursday, the 29th. Assistance League of Northern Virginia would like to thank the 66 volunteers, many first timers, who took time out of their day to come pack food bags for the children in need in our community. Your […]

Partnership of the year award – Thank you SPARK

Assistance League of Northern Virginia is one of three selected winners of the 2018 Business Partnership of the Year award from SPARK (Supporting Partnerships & Resources for Kids), which is the Education Foundation of Prince William County Schools. To celebrate this honor,three members of the chapter were invited to attend the Superintendent’s Business Breakfast on 23 […]

Thank You Innovation Health

We gratefully acknowledge  a donation from Innovation Health in Falls Church. Innovation Heath has a long-standing business partnership with Pine Spring Elementary, one of six Title I schools benefiting from our signature Operation School Bell® program, Weekend Food for Kids. The funds will be used to provide supplemental food to children who qualify for free or reduced-price […]

Great Gift for Our Schools – We Thank You

At Assistance League of Northern Virginia (ALNV)’s Weekend Food For Kids food packing event in October, the Association of Energy Engineers National Capital Chapter (AEE-NCC) and Capital Tri-State donated 500 LED lightbulbs for needy families. Each lightbulb’s low operating cost is a substantial benefit and greatly appreciated. We sincerely thank them both for their generous […]

We thank you Matt Love!

At Assistance League of Northern Virginia’s (ALNV) recent October Weekend Food For Kids packing event, we honored and awarded a certificate of appreciation to Matt Love, a Dominion Energy employee, for his dedication and coordination for our monthly food packing events. Along with Gail Banks, the ALNV chair, Matt is responsible for logistics at the […]

The Closet of the Greater Herndon Area Helps Kids

We would like to thank the Board of Directors of The Closet of the Greater Herndon Area, Inc., for their gift to help fund our New Clothing for Kids program. The funds will be used to purchase a year’s worth of new clothing and shoes for children most in need at two partner schools in Fairfax County. […]

Allstate, you are terrific!

Allstate Insurance Company recently held its Regional Advisory Board conference at Kimpton Hotel Palomar in Washington, D.C. to celebrate successes, plan the future and to give back to our community. We were thrilled that Assistance League of Northern Virginia’s Weekend Food for Kids program was the featured volunteer service activity for the “Feed Your Future […]

Many Thanks Rotary Club of Dunn-Loring/Merrifield

Many thanks to the Rotary Club of Dunn-Loring/Merrifield for inviting Assistance League to come speak at a recent October meeting. What a great opportunity to share how we meet our mission of Transforming Lives and Strengthening Community through our many programs that provide food, clothing, books and tutoring to local Title 1 elementary schools. What […]

2018 Annual White House Ornament Sale

Please join us in our Annual Fundraising Event – The ornament honors President Harry S. Truman and illustrates significant changes made to the White House during his administration, including his celebrated Truman Balcony, added in 1947–48 to the South Portico. The reverse side features his renovated Blue Room, which, like all the rooms of the house, […]

Helping Hands

After our September monthly meeting, we assembled layette bundles for the Inova Cares clinic in Falls Church. The bundles contain crocheted blankets and hats made by residents at the The Virginian Retirement Community in Fairfax and fleece blankets made by ladies at Dunbarton in Bristol, Va. Baby books and onesies are also include in these […]

Welcome New Members!

In September, an Orientation Tea was held by our Board Members to welcome eight new members to our chapter. We are thankful to have these wonderful new members join us in our philanthropic programs which help to feed, clothe and educate children in Northern Virginia.

Wine Social at Paradise Springs

Please Join us on November 4th in the quaint town of Clifton Virginia for our Fall Fundraising Event.  Proceeds to benefit our community-based children’s programs that feed, clothe, and educate.  Cost per ticket $25, includes two glasses of wine and hors d’oeuvres.  Basket raffle tickets also available for purchase at the event. For more info, contact: […]