Volunteer Alexandria: Breaks With Impact, Civic Engagement for Middle and High School Students
By: Marion Brunken Alexandria, VA – Did you know? Only one in five youth feels valued by adults in the…Read More »
Junior Docents Wanted at History-Filled Gadsby’s Tavern Museum
ALEXANDRIA, VA – Do you know a student who enjoys learning about history and talking about what they know? Gadsby’s…Read More »
Alexandria Has A Volunteer Center – And We Are It!
By Marion Brunken, Executive Director, Volunteer Alexandria Alexandria, VA – Located in the heart of Del Ray, Volunteer Alexandria (VolALX)…Read More »
The Story of the Mitten Tree at Alexandria’s St. Luke’s Day School
ALEXANDRIA, VA-The tree was not taken down after the holidays. Rather, St. Luke’s Day School students found a new, creative,…Read More »
City Council Proclaims 2023 as ‘The Twig Year’ for 90 Years of Service
ALEXANDRIA, VA – The Twig was officially recognized by the Alexandria City Council on Tuesday, January 10th as they…Read More »
The 2022 Volunteer Alexandria Toy Drive Is Now Open! Donate Today
By Marion Brunken Alexandria, VA – It’s getting cold and the holidays are just around the corner. For most families,…Read More »
How Can You and Your Family Help Your Community This Month?
By Marion Brunken, Executive Director, Volunteer Alexandria Alexandria, VA – There are many events and initiatives for you to support,…Read More »
Volunteer Alexandria Hosting Toy Drive for the Holidays
ALEXANDRIA, VA – Every year, Volunteer Alexandria hosts a toy drive benefitting hundreds of children across the city. Interested in supporting…Read More »
Get Your Rear in Gear 5K Race this Sunday, October 9th
Alexandria, VA – Ready, set, run! After a seven-year pause, the Get Your Rear in Gear 5K is returning to…Read More »
Come On, Alexandria! Volunteer!
By Marion Brunken, Executive Director Alexandria, VA – Being an engaged community is not only important to those who will…Read More »