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Volunteer Alexandria is in the business of helping Alexandrians give back to this City with their whole heart, through volunteering. We make connections between volunteers and nonprofits or City agencies needing assistance the most.
'Tis the Season for Giving - Whether you donate needed food, clothing and toys to a family or individual, contribute funds to a cause, or volunteer your time, giving back and helping others makes us feel good and there is no better time to start now. As Jane the 2018 volunteer service award honoree said: “Volunteers make dreams come true.” Make this season a season of giving and contributing to our community. View Holiday Activities and Toy Drive Details!
Volunteer, Alexandria! “Voluntarism is good for the health of people who receive social support, but also good for the health of people who offer their help.” Ichiro Kawachi, a professor of social epidemiology at Harvard’s School of Public Health. Get started TODAY! Create your volunteer profile and then search for opportunities that fit your schedule, interests and skills.
Meet Volunteer Alexandria, a video created by volunteer Abdul Khan, TC Williams student. Our programs have many supporters including the SunTrust Foundation, the Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation, the Gannett Foundation, and the City of Alexandria's Fund for Human Services.