Tag: donations

House of Mercy Reopens Thrift Store, Donation Center

House of Mercy Reopens Thrift Store, Donation Center

| June 16, 2020 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz, Community

House of Mercy is excited to announce the re-opening of the Thrift Store and Donation Center beginning on Monday, June 15, 2020.

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‘Masks for Humanity,’ Formerly ‘Bristow Super Sewers!,’ Donates Thousands of Masks to Medical Workers

‘Masks for Humanity,’ Formerly ‘Bristow Super Sewers!,’ Donates Thousands of Masks to Medical Workers

| April 20, 2020 | 0 Comments | Community

A small group of Western Prince William residents looking to be of service during the COVID-19 crisis has quickly grown into a powerhouse network of Northern Virginia volunteers, making and distributing thousands of homemade masks to medical professionals.

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Prince William County Works with Community Partners to Create ‘Feeding Taskforce’

Prince William County Works with Community Partners to Create ‘Feeding Taskforce’

| April 7, 2020 | 0 Comments | Community

The Prince William Board of County Supervisors donated $30,000 last month to the local food banks, who have seen a decline in donations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Settle the Debt Holiday Payoff Erases Lunch Debt at 15 Schools

Settle the Debt Holiday Payoff Erases Lunch Debt at 15 Schools

| December 19, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community, Education, News

The Gainesville nonprofit Settle the Debt visited 18 area public schools this week, delivering checks to pay off accumulated lunch debts as part of its Holiday Payoff Initiative.

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Westboro Stunt Backfires: Danica Roem Raises Thousands for 13th District Campaign

Westboro Stunt Backfires: Danica Roem Raises Thousands for 13th District Campaign

| March 2, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

After the news media announced that the Westboro Baptist Church planned to protest her in Richmond, Del. Danica Roem turned it around raising more than $16K for her reelection campaign.

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Bristow Woman Delivers Food to Air Traffic Control Workers

Bristow Woman Delivers Food to Air Traffic Control Workers

| January 29, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community

When Bristow woman Catherine O’Connor learned how the partial government shutdown was affecting government employees she wanted to do something to help.

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GoFundMe Page Created to Help Family of Deceased Prince William Bus Driver

GoFundMe Page Created to Help Family of Deceased Prince William Bus Driver

| February 7, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community, Education

Richard Lee Proffitt, 62, a Prince William County Schools bus driver, died Monday when a different bus backed into him. Now, friends are trying to raise money for the Proffitts in their time of crisis via a GoFunMe page.

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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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