Tag: helping others

RSVP’s November Thanksgiving Food Drive with FACETS: Thankful!

On Monday, November 30th, eight AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers braved the biting wind and chilly day in Fairfax to donate and organize food with FACETS for those in need. FACETS, a non-profit partner, has been helping parents, their children and individuals who suffer the effects of poverty – so often unnoticed – in Fairfax County since

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A Cornucopia of Volunteer Opportunities with Cornerstones!

UPCOMING VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES ➢ Saturdays through November-SNAP at Market Assistants ➢ Saturdays through November-Farmers Market Gleaners ➢ 10th Grade Math Tutor (geometry and algebra) ➢ Local business entrepreneurs who are willing to review presentations, ask challenging but age appropriate questions, provide feedback and judge youth Shark Tank presentations ➢ Paint and spruce up Herndon Neighborhood

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Have you read the November Golden Gazette?

The Fairfax County Department of Family Services  Adult and Aging Division produces a variety of publications, podcasts and video programs that include helpful and entertaining pieces about positive aging, including the monthly Golden Gazette. What’s in the November Golden Gazette November is National Family Caregivers’ Month and the Department of Family Services provides information about

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RSVP seeking volunteers to help plan and support RSVP special events

RSVP seeking volunteers to serve on committees that plan and support RSVP’s special events Are you a planner or someone who enjoys organizing events?   Would you like to get more involved with RSVP-Northern Virginia? RSVP is looking for volunteers to join five special committees that will help build our program and better engage our members. If

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Help JA spread financial literacy at Finance Park ; Several volunteer shifts available in January and in February

It’s back to school at JA Finance Park in Fairfax this month. Junior Achievement, an organization dedicated to inspiring and preparing young people to succeed in a global economy, has just released its list of volunteer openings for January and February at Finance Park, conveniently located in Central Fairfax. If you have not been to Finance Park, prepared

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Learn about the importance of senior volunteerism on iHeart Radio

RSVP-Northern Virginia was featured on our local DC Area iHeart radio stations Sunday as part of iHeart’s community affairs series.  In case you missed it, would like to listen to the show again or if you would like to share this short program with friends, please click here RSVP on iHeart Community.  RSVP-Northern Virginia Program

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RSVP on iHeart, Sunday, Dec. 8

RSVP-Northern Virginia will be featured on our local DC Area iHeart radio stations Sunday morning, Dec. 8, as part of iHeart’s community affairs series. The program will run at 6:00 am on 97.1 WASH, 98.7 WMZQ, HOT 99-5, and at 7:00 am on Big 100 and DC101. Rob Paine will be interviewing  RSVP-Northern Virginia Program Manager Brandi

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