Jim came into the program with three daughters. Due to the loss of employment, he became homeless and ended up in a community shelter. In the beginning, he struggles with finding a job that would provide for the family due to his background. The mother of the daughters left him to raise them alone. After […]
It’s time to tee off to end homelessness with the Community Lodgings Tee Off to End Homelessness Top Golf FUNdraiser! Click here to register. Join us Sunday, June 2 from 2:00-5:00 PM at TopGolf Alexandria, 6625 S. Van Dorn St, Alexandria, VA 22315. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703-549-4407.
Toppers Pizza is helping us raise some dough! Anyone who donates to Community Lodgings for Spring2ACTion on April 10 will get a FREE PIZZA! Click here to learn more about Spring2ACTion. Here are the rules: On April 10 click here to get to donate to Community Lodgings Make a donation of at least $20 The donor will receive a […]
We are ready to Spring2ACTion! Our goal is to raise $30,000 within 24 hours on April 10, 2019 to support our Summer Enrichment Camp. Community Lodgings is offering 75 children a chance to attend Summer Enrichment Camp during summer, 2019. Programming will be in the morning and afternoon sessions will be offered. All students will […]
Marilyn Whitehurst, a native of Atlanta, GA retired as a pediatric nurse patrioncer and resides in Alexandria, VA. Living within walking distance from one of our after-school program locations, Marilyn did not know Community Lodgings existed. Since discovering the organization, she has been a dedicated volunteer at our after-school programs and summer camp. Learn why […]
Rachel Hilton was a student at Montgomery Community College when she learned about Community Lodgings. Rachel desires to be a successful professional in the non-profit field. Community Lodgings serves as a stepping stone and the opportunity to make an impact on the next generation. Check out our interview with Rachel! Q: How did you discover […]
We are ready to Spring2ACTion! Our goal is to raise $30,000 within 24 hours on April 10, 2019 to support our Summer Enrichment Camp. Community Lodgings is offering 75 children a chance to attend Summer Enrichment Camp during summer, 2019. Programming will be in the morning and afternoon sessions will be offered. All students will be provided […]
Our mentoring programs are a critical part of our Youth Education Program and we love sharing what the groups are up to. The Boys’ Mentoring group took a trip to Arlington National Cemetery as part of their workshop where they discussed heroes. The group has been discussing what it means to be a hero and […]
Join us at Belle Haven Country Club for our Open Door Breakfast.
Alexandria, Va – September 20, 2018 – The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently awarded Community Lodgings a $3,000 grant to support youth literacy. This grant is part of more than $3.4 million the foundation awarded to 915 recipients on August 28, 2018. Awarded annually at the beginning of the academic school year inception, youth literacy […]