Alexandria Mom's Calendar of Events

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

ALIVE! NEEDS Volunteers for Food Distribution on Saturday 6/24

Hunger does not take a vacation. We need volunteers for ALIVE's monthly food distribution on Saturday, June 24. Many of our regular volunteers are away during the summer. We need volunteers at Church of the Resurrection ( 2280 N. Beauregard ST) between 8:30 - 11:00am. Individuals, families, and groups are welcome. Children with parents are welcome. 

Please respond to, if you can participate. Thank you. 

Volunteer Coordinator 

Monday, June 19, 2017

Space of Her Own Program Seeks Female Mentors

Designing, crafting building, innovating…at Space of Her Own (SOHO), preteen girls experiment with art and uncover unique talents with the encouragement of caring mentors. Girls are paired with professional adult female volunteers and engage in visual arts and life skills lessons to open their worlds to new possibilities. Pairs meet in a group setting one night a week for the initial program year, which ends in a team effort to give each girl's bedroom a makeover.

Information sessions for potential mentors will be held as follows:
  • Saturday June 24, 10-11:30 a.m.
    Charles Houston Recreation Center (in the Senior Center)
    910 Wythe St. Alexandria, Virginia
  • Thursday, July 6, 6-7:30 p.m.
    Dr. Oswald Durant Arts Center
    1605 Cameron St., Alexandria, Virginia
  • Wednesday, July 19, 6:30-8 p.m.
    Arlington Career Center (in the Common Area)
    816 S. Walter Reed Drive, Arlington, Virginia
To register, visit For more information, email Sarah Maroney at
SOHO programs are managed in partnership with the City of Alexandria’s Court Service Unit, Alexandria Public Schools and The Art League.

Alexandria Film Festival Seeks Volunteers

Do you have a teen who needs to fulfill volunteer hours or is interested in helping out the Alexandria Film Festival? The Alexandria Film Festival seeks volunteers to hand our flyers at free movie screenings in Alexandria, Arlington and National Harbor. The Festival will be November 9-12 this year. We also have other volunteer opportunities for people interested in film. 

Here is a sign up genius site for anyone interested in helping with outreach by handing out flyers: 

You can also find more information at: 

Thank you for your interest!