Spring2Action: Alexandria's Day of Giving

  • April 05, 2017
  • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
  • spring2ACTion.org

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     Spring2ACTion is a 24-hour online event that provides a simple way to connect donors to the charitable causes they care about most and encourages them to take action. This virtual fundraising effort, hosted by ACT with the help of generous sponsors, will offer local nonprofits the chance to raise thousands of dollars for the benefit of all Alexandria.

    Donate to your favorite local causes at spring2ACTion.org, or come to these great neighborhood events:

  • All day: The 2200 block of Mount Vernon Avenue is the block to be on!  Join Running Brooke on April 5 for deals, steals, discounts, and raffle prizes!  When you shop, eat, spa, or work out at Mind the Mat Pilates and Yoga, Kiskadee, Del Ray Pizzeria, Core Wellness and Physical Therapy, Vital Body and Mind, Greener Cleaner, and Pure Aesthetica on April 5, a portion of your sales will go to help the 10,000 kids of RunningBrooke! 

  • All Day: Mind the Mat Pilates and Yoga will offer free classes when you make a donation to Running Brooke!  Join yoga classes at 7am, 12:30pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, and 5:15pm; Pilates Boot Camp at 9am; and Hula Hooping & Kids Yoga at 3pm

  • All Day: Join UpCycle Creative Reuse Center at St. Elmo’s Coffee Pub for coffee in the morning and the an afternoon Tap Takeover with subs from Market2Market, 2300 Mt. Vernon Avenue. 

  • 8am to 1pm: Enjoy a sweet treat at Stomping Grounds, 2309 Mt. Vernon Ave. and support Alexandria Tutoring Consortium.

  • 8am to 10am: Join At Home Alexandria for a coffee & croissants at Del Ray Cafe, 205 E. Howell Street.

  • 10am to 2pm: Parkour-A-Thon -- get your move on and support PK Move!  At Hume Springs Park from 10am to 11am and at Cora Kelly Recreation Center from 11am to 2pm.

  • Starting at 12pm: Pick up lunch or dinner at Holy Cow Burger or Pork Barrel BBQ  and 25 cents of each meal will be donated to a Spring2ACTion nonprofit. The nonprofit with the most mentions wins $500!

  • 2pm to 5pm: Join the Del Ray Artisans for a FREE clothed model Life Drawing Session by Katherine Rand at the Del Ray Artisans Gallery, 2704 Mt. Vernon Avenue (bring your drawing supplies!)

  • 5pm to 7:30pm: Join Neighborhood Health for a happy hour at Northside 10 Restaurant, 10 East Glebe Road.

  • 7pm to 9pm: Watch The Porch Lights with Communities In Schools of Northern Virginia at Fireflies Bar & Restaurant.

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