The Fund for Alexandria's Child - Volunteer Opportunities

The Fund for Alexandria's Child - Volunteer Opportunities

Page updated on Dec 14, 2017 at 8:16 AM

The Fund for Alexandria's Child - Volunteer Opportunities

  • Prepare “first night” necessities for children taken into foster care as a result of a crisis.

    -Baby Basics Baskets (ages 0-24 mos.)
    -Toddler Treasures (ages 2-5)
    -School Age Supplies (ages 6-12)
    -Teen Totes (ages 13-18)
  • Arrange outings for children (zoo, museum, movie, etc.)
  • Supply tickets for sports or performance events.
  • Organize celebration picnic for children and foster parents.
  • Organize appreciation brunch for foster parents and volunteers.
  • Purchase Life Books and scrapbook/memory book supplies for foster children.
  • Join a Speaker’s Bureau to reach out to community groups.
  • Instruct foster teens in life skills or career opportunities.
  • Be a Santa Claus for a foster child or needy family.
  • Help raise money for The Fund for Alexandria’s Child, providing enrichment for at-risk children.
  • Assist with newsletter production.
  • Contribute to the “Send a Kid to Camp” fund.
  • Donate your birthday: throw an Alternative Birthday Party where your friends give you gifts or gift cards for a child in need. (You have enough stuff anyway!)
  • Give a Double Baby Shower: ask that similar gifts be purchased for a baby in need.
  • Donate School Back Packs stuffed with supplies and books for elementary through high school kids.
  • Prepare Foster Family thank-you baskets, full of treats and small pleasures, to acknowledge those who bring children in crisis into their homes.
  • Donate Teen Parent baskets with supplies for infants and young parents.

To volunteer, please call 703.746.5663.










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