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Valentine’s Challenge, in Honor of MLK, Dr. Day


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Join Volunteer Fairfax’s Volunteers for Change Program on January 19, 2019, in honor of MLK, Jr. Day to tackle their Annual Valentine’s Challenge!

Many college students rely on and look forward to care packages sent by their families throughout the year, but thousands of former foster youth can only watch their roommates and friends open boxes that come from home.

Through Great Expectations, Fairfax County Foster Care, and Foster Care to Success, youth will benefit from your help as the community comes together to make 2,500 valentines for them!

Participation is free and open to the public; drinks and light snacks will be provided.

Not a Volunteers for Change member? That’s ok, all are welcome to join! Click below to register for one of two shifts. If you don’t already have a profile in their system, you will be prompted to create a profile.

Shift A: 9 am-12 pm, click to register
Shift B: 1:30-4:30 pm, click to register

When registering, be sure to include to complete number of individuals coming with you, and add their names in the comment field.

What: Valentine’s Challenge, in honor of MLK, Jr. Day
When: January 19, 2019; find the time(s) here
Where: City of Fairfax Fire House, 4081 University Dr., Fairfax, VA 22030
Event Details: Find them here

Like this? Click here to see more MLK, Jr. Day of Service opportunities, as well as our Guide: Volunteering Opportunities for Children.

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Disclaimer/Terms: This opportunity is subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this DullesMoms.com post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.

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