City of Alexandria, VA
ACTion Alexandria Launches New Website to Encourage Citizen Engagement, Philanthropy
ACTion Alexandria, a new citizen engagement website, provides interactive tools that make it easier for residents to take a more active role in community problem-solving. Like other new citizen philanthropy websites, ACTion Alexandria will connect individuals to nonprofit organizations they want to support, but with a strictly local focus.
The initiative, launched by ACT for Alexandria, Alexandria’s community foundation, in partnership with the City of Alexandria, provides visitors with opportunities for local action on behalf of nonprofit organizations working to improve the community.
ACTion Alexandria is an online civic engagement initiative to promote grassroots philanthropy by connecting neighbors and local nonprofit organizations to solve problems in Alexandria, Virginia. For more information about ACTion Alexandria and how you can support the pressing needs of the nonprofit community in Alexandria, contact Tracy Viselli, Community Manager, at 703.739.7778 or visit www.actionalexandria.org.