Tag: nonprofit

Local nonprofit pledges money to those who serve at-risk youth

Local nonprofit RunningBrooke has pledged $108,749 toward education and nonprofit partners who serve at-risk youth. RunningBrooke announced in a news release that it will grant...

ACT names new president and CEO

Local nonprofit ACT for Alexandria has named its new leader. Heather Peeler, who has a long track record in the nonprofit world, succeeds John Porter,...

Alexandria-based United Way Worldwide executives participate in national nonprofit summit

Two of Alexandria-based United Way Worldwide's top executives participated in a national nonprofit summit last week. United Way Worldwide President and CEO Brian Gallagher and U.S....

Our View: Tales of success are entertaining – and unifying

Careful readers have likely noticed that the Times has run a number of feature stories in recent months about local institutions celebrating significant milestones....

Carpenter’s Shelter eyes Landmark Mall for temporary move

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] While the timeline for the redevelopment of Landmark Mall is still unclear, the nearly vacant shopping center could find a...

Local nonprofit struggles for space at Old Town Farmers’ Market

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] A few years after Together We Bake got off the ground in 2012, Co-Founder Stephanie Wright and Co-Director Elizabeth Bennett...