Spring2Action: Alexandria's Day of Giving

  • April 25, 2018
  • 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
  • spring2ACTion.org


     Spring2ACTion is a 24-hour online event that provides a simple way to connect donors to the charitable causes they care about most and encourages them to take action. This virtual fundraising effort, hosted by ACT with the help of generous sponsors, will offer local nonprofits the chance to raise thousands of dollars for the benefit of all Alexandria.

    Donate to your favorite local causes at spring2ACTion.org, or come to these great neighborhood events:

  • The 2200 Block of Mount Vernon Avenue is the Block2BEOn!  On Wednesday, April 25, when you shop, dine, and relax at Mind The Mat Yoga and Pilates Studio, Kiskadee, Del Ray Pizzeria, and The Greener Cleaner of Del Ray, a generous percentage of sales will go to help the kids of RunningBrooke!

  • Ascend Cycle, 2413 Mt. Vernon Avenue: Ascend is kicking off Spring2Action day with a 7 a.m. charity bike ride class! Your $20 cash donation at the door will benefit the Alexandria Soccer Association.  Click here to reserve your spot.

  • Del Ray Cafe, 205 E. Howell Avenue:  Dine at Del Ray Cafe on April 25 and 5% of the proceeds will go to At Home in Alexandria.  Make an online contribution to AHA, and receive a free coffee and croissant. 

  • Holy Cow and Pork Barrel BBQ (2300 block of Mount Vernon Avenue): Holy Cow and Pork Barrell will donate 25 cents from each purchase will be donated to your favorite nonprofit.  The nonprofit with the most customer designations on April 25 will win $500!  
  • Lena's Wood-Fired Pizza and Tap,  401 East Braddock Road: On Wednesday, April 25, Lena's will donate 5% of all proceeds to Spring2ACTion.  ALSO: Any Spring2ACTion donation to The Del Ray Kinderchoir between now and April 25 entitles you to a free kid's meal at Lena's Wood-Fired Pizza & Tap! Simply show your emailed donation receipt at Lena's.

  • South Block Juice Co. (located inside Ease Yoga and Cafe, 3051 Mt. Vernon Avenue):  South Block will donate 15% of all sales on April 25 to support Spring2ACTion prizes.

  • Stomping Ground, 2309 Mount Vernon Avenue:  Join The Jen Walker Team at the Breakfast Donor Lounge at Stomping Ground from 8am to 10am! Make a donation to support Alexandria organizations & 2018 Small Business Philanthropist of the Year Jen Walker will  buy your morning coffee!

  • St. Elmo's Coffee Pub, 2300 Mt. Vernon Avenue:  Visit St. Elmo's from 5pm to 7pm for UpCycle's Pizza Box Art Contest Awards Party -- enjoy pizza, beverages and view the pizza box art entries. Winners will be announced at 7pm.

  • Yates Automotive, 317 East Braddock Road: 2¢ of every gallon purchased at Yates Automotive during the month of April will support Spring2ACTion as part of Yates Service's Give Your Two Cents program. 

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