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Leesburg First Friday...Tonight!

Leesburg First Friday...Tonight!

Don't miss out on Leesburg First Friday tonight! There will be 45 speciality shops, art galleries, antique shops, and restaurants open until 9 p.m. or later tonight. They will be having special sales and offering free refreshments and entertainment. There are 10 concerts, 1 show, 8 art exhibits, 2 wine tastings, and more! 

An Evening at The Wine Kitchen: Fundraiser for Loudoun Volunteer Caregivers

An Evening at The Wine Kitchen: Fundraiser for Loudoun Volunteer Caregivers

From Visit Loudoun:

Spend an evening at The Wine Kitchen where we’ll open the bottles, if you’ll open your hearts to support the Loudoun Volunteer Caregivers. Drop in for fine wine and light fare and make a difference in your community. Proceeds benefit Caregivers’ Neighbors Helping Neighbors in Need programs which helps Loudoun seniors and adults with disabilities maintain independent living. Services include assisted transportation to medical appointments, supportive services like grocery shopping, and financial management support via AARP’s Money Management Program.

The event will be held from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. at 7 South King Street in Leesburg, VA. Tickets are $35/person in advance, $40/person at the door. Admission fee includes two glasses of wine and light hors d’oeuvres.


23rd Annual Chocolates Galore and More! Event Coming Soon

23rd Annual Chocolates Galore and More! Event Coming Soon

It's that time of the year again...time for YMCA Loudoun County's premier annual fundraising event. This year's "23rd Annual Chocolates Galore and More!" event will be Friday, February 18 at the West Belmont Place at the National Conference Center. The event will feature a dessert and hor d'oeurve competition, silent and live auctions, music, dancing, and of course, free-flowing champagne from 7:00 - 11:00 p.m.

Local Yoga Studio and Country Club Join Forces to Raise Money for National Organization

Local Yoga Studio and Country Club Join Forces to Raise Money for National Organization

From Flow Yoga:

TRANQUILITY DAY SPA RAFFLES $600 VALENTINE SALON PACKAGE to HELP “A LOCAL SWEETHEART”

TRANQUILITY DAY SPA RAFFLES $600 VALENTINE SALON PACKAGE to HELP “A LOCAL SWEETHEART”

Manassas Salon Sells $10 Raffle Tickets to Raise $10,000 for 12-Year Old Cancer Patient

Registration Open for Winter Volunteer Management Training Series

Registration Open for Winter Volunteer Management Training Series

From the County of Loudoun:

Volunteer Loudoun will again present a Volunteer Management Training Series (VMTS), designed for volunteer managers of community organizations.  The six-course series will be held Wednesdays, February 2, 9, 16, & 23 and March 2 & 9 from 3:30 to 7:00 p.m. at the Department of Parks, Recreation & Community Services, 215 Depot Court, SE, 1st floor, Leesburg, VA. 

The series, developed by the Points of Light Institute and recently updated, is a high-quality, comprehensive set of courses in volunteer management.  Emphasis will be placed on learning the steps to successful volunteer program development; developing volunteer recruitment and supervision skills; and planning ways to improve existing volunteer programs.

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Local Business Makes Local Difference: Cheers Sports & Team Joe Charities Assist Inova Fairfax NICU

Local Business Makes Local Difference: Cheers Sports & Team Joe Charities Assist Inova Fairfax NICU

This week, WUSA 9 recognizes Cheers Sports for its neighborhood contribution through Team Joe Charities.

Thanks to Andrea Alexander (Aesa Consulting) for nominating Cheers Sports as this week's Local Business ... Local Difference.