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There’s a New Look in Old Town…in 2015

Alexandria’s recent designs for its Robinson Terminal project have been put on hold for being “too trendy.” According to the Board of Architectural Review, the designs for the nine multi-family, mixed-use buildings are “generic or trendy magazine-inspired designs.” Once the plans are confirmed, the project will be sent to City Council for building to begin in […]

AEDP’S Mid Year Report

For the full report click here: Alexandria: The State of the Market

Meals on Wheels

We have long been supporters of Senior Services of Alexandria’s Meals on Wheels program. Just about 365 days a year, their dedicated staff delivers hot and cold meals to those in need around the community. With so many hungry Alexandria  residents, this service is an outstanding way to give back, and it takes little time […]

Senior Services of Alexandria

Senior Services of Alexandria is a non profit organization that provides local seniors with services including in-house assistance, meals on wheels, and transportation for the disabled, among other things. Their mission is to help seniors in our area be transported, fed, and assisted. They thrive from local volunteers, their board of directors, and donations. To […]

Business Philanthropy Summit 2014

The 16th annual Business Philanthropy Summit will be hosted by Volunteer Alexandria on May 7th.  This breakfast event will be emceed by Carly Fiorina, Good360 and Rebecca Cooper, ABC7/ WJLA-TV & News Channel 8. Toasting local and nonprofit business leaders for their services, this event will bring business and nonprofit leaders together to discuss community needs, celebrate local corporate […]

Boutiques Give Back

Who doesn’t love shopping for a good cause? Join the Boutique District for their annual Boutiques Give Back event which will be held Wednesday, April 9th, and lend a dollar or two to your favorite school or charity. To see the full list of participating boutiques, visit Old Town Boutique District, and learn how you can put […]

Toast To Fashion 2014

Once a year Junior Friends and The Campagna Center toast to Spring by inviting local boutiques, retailers, and shoppers to spend for a great cause. Guests sipped and shopped while viewing a fashion show that featured the latest spring trends from the boutiques. 100% of the proceeds go directly to The Campagna Center, towards the programs they […]