Thank you to everyone who donated to the Foundation during the Annual Spring2ACTion charity drive! In addition the Foundation dropped off 5 bags of the collected food you donated at Fiona's Irish Pub during Spring2ACTion last week.
The Foundation appreciates your continued support. Thank you for allowing us to make a difference in our community.
Alexandria Scholarship Fund
The Alexandria Jaycees Foundation in March proudly made it's annual donation to the Alexandria Scholarship Fund which provides scholarships to T.C. Williams H.S. graduating seniors in order to ensure no matter their socioeconomic background, they have the opportunity to attend college.
Food for Friends
The Alexandria Jaycees Foundation made a donation in February to Food for Friends who provides food for people with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other serious illnesses that limit their ability to provide nourishment for themselves. If you are interested in helping with a donation, click here: https://foodandfriends.org
DC Diaper Bank
The Alexandria Jaycees Foundation made a donation in February to The DC Diaper Bank who provides basic baby needs and personal hygiene products for those in need. If you are interested in helping with a donation, click here:https://greaterdcdiaperbank.org
SHOPPING ON AMAZON? - HELP THE FOUNDATION WITH A SMILE :)
You can help the Alexandria Jaycees Foundation by doing what you love: shopping. That's right! The Foundation is a certified charity for Amazon Smile which donates a percentage of every purchase you make on Amazon to the Foundation.
And, it couldn't be easier:
1. Access the Amazon Smile portal: https://smile.amazon.com/
2. Sign into your Amazon account or create a new one
3. When prompted to select a Charitable Org, under "Or pick your own organization", enter " Alexandria Jaycees Foundation ", click "search"
4. You will see "Alexandria Jaycees Foundation" as one of the options, click the yellow "select" button
5. A confirmation pop-up will appear and you are ready to shop and help the Foundation raise funds
6. Next, make it easy to return to smile.amazon.com - Click here to install the AmazonSmile shortcut in your browser.
Be sure to tell your family, friends and co-workers about this amazing way to support the community via Facebook, Twitter, email, etc. If you have any questions or need help, please contact us at email@example.com
We thank you on behalf of the Foundation and the Alexandria community for your support and assistance.
HOLY COW - I WANT TO HELP
Where's the beef? has a whole new meaning when you eat at HOLY COW in Del Rey, Alexandria because for every burger purchased they will donate to the Alexandria Jaycees Foundation - all you have to do is tell them you want to help the Alexandria Jaycees Foundation with your purchase.
Holy Cow Del Ray
2312 Mt. Vernon Avenue, Alexandria, VA
SOUTH COUNTY RECOVERY CENTER-HOW CAN WE HELP?
The Alexandria Jaycees Foundation is a regular donor to the South County Recovery Center. The center provides daytime services to those in recovery from addiction, including veterans and the homeless by offering a safe space for men and women in need. In addition to peer counseling and education, the center provides meals, showers, activities, clothing, and the opportunity to do laundry.
The Foundation has been providing items to the center since 2017 including clothing, feminine hygiene products , toiletries, paper plates, dishes for the meals program, and food such as dried rice, eggs and fruits.
The center has asked for donations of cold weather clothing items, especially coats, sleeping bags, sweat shirts and sweat pants. They are always in need of socks and food items such as fruits and vegetables. Anyone wishing to donate items can visit their website at https://rpsva.org/recovery-centers/south-county/
For more information on the Alexandria Jaycees Foundation or
how you can support its charitable efforts, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for your support!