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Shelter House was named Non-Profit of the Year by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce (Northern Virginia Chamber), The Voice of Business in Northern Virginia™. The award was presented at the Northern Virginia Chamber’s Outstanding Corporate Citizenship Awards at the organization’s Annual Chairman’s Luncheon in the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner. Presented across seven categories, the […]

On October 14, 2017 Smiles by Myles will be hosting their 2nd annual Dentistry From The Heart event at their office in Reston.  This is a day where doors will be open to the community and staff will perform FREE dentistry to patients 18 and older who need it most.  It is a first come […]

The McLean Project for the Arts will host its annual MPAartfest on Sunday, October 1, from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm at McLean Central Park. During MPAartfest, Central Park is transformed into a lively landscape of mini art galleries showcasing and offering the work of acclaimed artists throughout the Mid-Atlantic region for sale. What: MPAartfest […]

The Dulles Regional Chamber of Commerce (DRCC) held their 2nd Annual Golf Scramble on Monday, June 19th at the Chantilly National Golf & Country Club. DRCC was joined by sponsor The National Conference Center to host the event to benefit non-profit organization Hope for the Warriors.

Tucked away in an unassuming location between The Pure Pasty Co. and Terra Christa at 128 Church Street NW is a humble, independent bike shop that can only be described as one-of-a-kind.    “We’re not like most bike shops,” explained Bikes@Vienna owner Tim Fricker. “People come in, look around, and wonder, where are the bikes? […]

Peer Navigators Jennifer Watson and Danielle Jackson prepare to answer veterans' questions at a Ladies Night event at the D.C. VA Medical Center.

Making a difference through grassroots philanthropy The name says it all: Community Foundation for Northern Virginia. Community residents support the Northern Virginia community and its most critical needs through their generous donations. The impact is far-reaching in this grassroots philanthropic model. The Community Foundation responds to need The Capital Area Food Bank is now in […]

JBG Companies launched The Signet, their extraordinary new residential condominium and retail complex in the heart of McLean, on Wednesday evening, April 19th at an invitation only private event at J. Gilberts. Potential residents were greeted at the door with glasses of sparkling rosé and were treated to delicious tastings while circulating amongst the displayed […]

On May 4, the PenFed Foundation held its 13th Annual Night of Heroes Gala at Trump® International Hotel. The event raised a record nearly $1.5 million.  All proceeds go towards supporting more than 35,000 veterans, active military members, and their families each year.  Nearly 800 military, business, community, and government leaders attended the event which […]