Tag: volunteer opportunities

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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RSVP supports Holiday Carriage rides at Reston Town Center

Photos by RSVP-Northern Virginia volunteer Christine Gill RSVP would like to send a big thank you to all the RSVP’ers who volunteered at the Reston Town Center’s carriage ride event November 29.  You will have one more opportunity to help spread the holiday cheer in Reston with RSVP on the weekend of Dec. 21 and

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Podcast with RSVP Volunteer Jim Waller

We are pleased to tell you that the  RSVP-Northern Virginia  podcast has returned after a short hiatus.  Our newest podcast features an interview with RSVP volunteer Jim Waller of Fairfax. To listen to RSVP’s Rob Paine interview Jim please click RSVP Volunteer Podcast.  Also featured in this podcast is Amy Tristan, volunteer and outreach coordinator

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RSVP Volunteers Make Thanksgiving Brighter in Western Fairfax

Photos by RSVP-Northern Virginia Volunteer Specialist Shannon White Thanks you to the 11 RSVP-Northern Virginia volunteers who  took part in an RSVP monthly group service project, Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, in Reston,  supporting Cornerstones’ 2019 Thanksgiving Drive. Volunteers sorted  food for holiday baskets. Cornerstones’ 2019 Thanksgiving Drive served more than 750 families in Fairfax County this

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The December RSVP E-News has been published

The December-Holiday season edition of the RSVP Update has been published.  The newsletter if full of great holiday volunteer opportunities available to all RSVP volunteers.  You can read the full newsletter by clicking December RSVP E-News If you have a friend who is 55 or better and does not know about RSVP, please share the

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RSVP Volunteer Opportunities at Volunteer Fairfax’s Give Together on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2020

RSVP-Northern Virginia volunteers will again be providing support to Volunteer Fairfax’s annual Give Together: A Family Volunteer Day, taking place on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – January 20, 2020, at the Pozez Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia  in Fairfax.  Give Together is designed to gather families with elementary school-aged children to work on service

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Opportunities in Northern Virginia for RSVP’ers in December and beyond

By Rob Paine, RSVP Marketing and Outreach Specialist  Happy Holidays!   RSVP-Northern Virginia has put together list of volunteer opportunities and events for December   provided by our partners and friends for our RSVP members.   Most are one time events that we hope you will find to be  convenient, fun and provide great opportunities to

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RSVP-Northern Virginia to hold Art of Volunteering Seminar in Falls Church, Jan. 15

RSVP-Northern Virginia is offering a free seminar titled “The Art of Volunteering in Retirement,”  Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at 10:30  a.m., at new Bailey’s Crossroads Community Shelter. The one-hour event is free and open to the public.   You can register for this free event online by clicking  RSVP Jan. 15, 2020 Art of Volunteering

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RSVP-Northern Virginia to hold Art of Volunteering in Retirement Seminar in Alexandria, Dec. 17

RSVP-Northern Virginia is offering a free seminar titled “The Art of Volunteering in Retirement,”  Tuesday, Dec. 17, at 10:30  a.m., at the South County Government Center in the Alexandria Area of Fairfax. The one-hour event is free and open to the public.   You can register for this free event online by clicking  RSVP Dec.

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RSVP-Northern Virginia to hold Art of Volunteering Seminar in Fairfax, Dec. 5

RSVP-Northern Virginia is offering a free seminar titled “The Art of Volunteering in Retirement,”  Thursday, Dec. 5, at 2:00  p.m.,at the American Red Cross National Capital Region Building in Fairfax. The one-hour event is free and open to the public.   You can register for this free event online by clicking  RSVP Dec. 5 Art

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There are still many great volunteer opportunities available for RSVP’ers in November

By Rob Paine, RSVP Marketing and Outreach Specialist    There is still a good part of November remaining and RSVP and its partners have plenty of social and convenient volunteer opportunities available. Below are a list of some of these  offerings. Not a member of RSVP-Northern Virginia yet? If you are 55 or better, please visit

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