Tag: charity

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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World Vision 6K for Water Partners with Fun Run Racing

World Vision 6K for Water Partners with Fun Run Racing

| August 13, 2015 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Six kilometers (3.72 miles) is the average distance that people in Africa have to walk for water. The World Vision 6K for Water on September 12 at the Freedom Center in Manassas will give race participants the opportunity to experience what it feels like to travel that same distance.

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Haymarket Teen Wins Quicken Loans National Challenge

Haymarket Teen Wins Quicken Loans National Challenge

| August 6, 2015 | 0 Comments | Community

Bryce Corbett, 13-year-old Dominion Valley resident and Bull Run Middle School student, won the most votes, becoming the Quicken Loans National Challenge winner.

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Sweet Julia Grace Foundation Carolers Help Family Dance in Rain for Holidays

Sweet Julia Grace Foundation Carolers Help Family Dance in Rain for Holidays

| December 25, 2014 | Community

Carolers helped a family of two ill children celebrate the holidays in the “The Second Annual Joy-filled Christmas Celebration” organized by The Sweet Julia Grace Foundation.

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