HomeAid Northern Virginia’s “Builders for Babies” initiative collects diapers, wipes and other infant essentials for families living in shelters and supportive housing

HomeAid Northern Virginia is working to support its nonprofit housing partners amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Their “Builders for Babies” initiative has been collecting diapers, wipes and other infant essentials for families living in shelters and supportive housing. Even prior to the current pandemic, some 1 in 3 families had trouble affording the cost of diapers. Now, with the explosion of unemployment related …

Great American Restaurants has launched the Community Kitchen, preparing and distributing meals for first responders and food insecure

To help feed those in need, Great American Restaurants has launched The Great American Community Kitchen. The Community Kitchen prepares and distributes meals for local hospital workers, first responders, those on the front line and those who are food insecure throughout our community during this time. Their goal is to reach those on the front line and those who are …

Uber providing rides and food deliveries to health care workers and people in need, free of charge

Uber has committed to providing ten million rides and food deliveries to health care workers and people in need, free of charge, across the world. We’re ready to work with more food banks, hospitals, and others across the DMV to move what matters most to them. Organizations, health care providers, and governmental entities looking for support with rides or food delivers …

Apple Federal Credit Union Donates $20,000 to Britepaths to Help Struggling Families

Apple Federal Credit Union stepped up with a $20,000 grant to bolster Britepaths’ ability to help struggling families with rent and utility assistance and grocery store gift cards to meet the quadrupled  demand; $10,000 was allocated to double the pool of our zero interest MPower Loan program. Foundation of Financial Planning empowered us to pivot to virtual financial crisis counseling/webinars, assistance …

Evans Consulting Funds 3D Printed Face Shields

Evans Consulting is actively involved in the community during this crisis, supporting local organizations such as the Women’s Center in Vienna who are seeing an increase in demand for their services due to the Covid-19 crisis.  One of the company’s goals is to assist in providing PPE to Virginia hospitals and medical staff in anticipation for Virginia’s anticipated surge of …

RavenTek Donates Meals to First Responders and Inova Hospital Workers

During the week of April 1st, RavenTek, an IT Modernization company based in Herndon, supported local businesses in the community while also helping those on the front-lines who are fighting to keep our community safe during the coronavirus outbreak. Working closely with Apple Spice Junction in Herndon, RavenTek sponsored more than 250 meals to employees and their families at both …