Tag: charity

Bristow Transplant Survivor One Face of ‘Children’s National Capital of Caring Fund’

Bristow Transplant Survivor One Face of ‘Children’s National Capital of Caring Fund’

| December 14, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

Lily Rancourt, 8-years-old, of Bristow, is a survivor of the most complex pediatric heart surgery in the United States, and now she is also one of the faces of Children’s National Capital of Caring Fund Campaign.

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Winwood Children’s Center Throws Holiday Extravaganza

Winwood Children’s Center Throws Holiday Extravaganza

| December 11, 2017 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz, Education

Winwood Children’s Center in Gainesville is having a family-friendly “Holiday Extravaganza,” Thursday, Dec. 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. It will benefit two charitable causes.

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Movement Fitness Charity Pumpkin Workout Will Benefit Carried to Full Term

Movement Fitness Charity Pumpkin Workout Will Benefit Carried to Full Term

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Movement Fitness in Gainesville will host its 4th Annual Charity Pumpkin Halloween Workout, Saturday, Oct. 28, at 10:30 a.m., to benefit Carried to Full Term maternity home in Haymarket.

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Comfort Case Competes for DSW’s ‘Leave Your Mark’ Philanthropic Donation

Comfort Case Competes for DSW’s ‘Leave Your Mark’ Philanthropic Donation

| August 8, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

Comfort Cases has officially been selected as a finalist for DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse’s Shoe Lovers Care ‘Leave Your Mark’ contest.

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Empowering Eve Holds Fashion Show Benefit for BARN Transitional Housing

Empowering Eve Holds Fashion Show Benefit for BARN Transitional Housing

The local chapter of Empowering Eve will hold a women’s fashion show, Sunday, March 12 at 3:30-6 p.m. at Bristow Manor Golf Club. All proceeds will go towards Transitional Housing BARN Inc. in Bristow.

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Colby’s Ride Exceeds Goal, Continues Giving

Colby’s Ride Exceeds Goal, Continues Giving

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments | Community

Colby’s Ride, the charity in memory of local child Colby Smith, has recently doubled its goal of obtaining 25 new bicycles to gift to area children in need.

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Youth for Tomorrow Holds Thanksgiving Food Drive

Youth for Tomorrow Holds Thanksgiving Food Drive

| November 22, 2015 | 0 Comments | Community

Youth for Tomorrow, the Bristow-based non-profit, is asking for donations of nonperishable food and money to help provide Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners to local families.

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Comfort Cases Founder Rises Above Backlash Aimed at Family

Comfort Cases Founder Rises Above Backlash Aimed at Family

| November 17, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Comfort Cases, a charity based in Maryland and Prince William County, which provides backpacks, pajamas and personal hygiene items to foster children, has recently become the focus of a national debate, bringing the charity into the limelight.

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Fun Run Racing to Host Turkey Trot 5K this Thanksgiving

Fun Run Racing to Host Turkey Trot 5K this Thanksgiving

| November 5, 2015 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

For those who want to do more than eat this Thanksgiving, Fun Run Racing will be holding its Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot timed 5K and untimed 1-mile run again, this year.

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Woodbridge Man Makes Ride to Conquer Cancer to Honor Friend

Woodbridge Man Makes Ride to Conquer Cancer to Honor Friend

| September 18, 2015 | 0 Comments | Community

Woodbridge man honors his friend by participating in a 150-mile bike ride to conquer cancer.

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