Community Involvement

Proud Host of the 2016 State Conference

Our community involvement 2015-2016 includes:

  • Legal clinic and Community Fair in partnership with NOVA Restoration Initiative, New Virginia Majority, Offender Aid and Restoration (OAR), NOVA Urban League, Delta Sigma Theta, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Omega Psi Phi, Kappa Alpha Psi, and Alpha Phi Alpha
  • "Know Your Rights" event with American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), Amalgamated Transit Union Local 689
  • Panel discussion at Economic and Racial Justice Movie a night with Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Virginia 512
  • The State of Black Northern Virginia forum with Northern Virginia (NOVA) Urban League Young Professionals Network
  • Juneteenth Celebration lecture with speaker C. R. Gibbs, historian, in partnership with Alexandria Black History Museum
  • Restoration Justice Now: A Community Forum in support of students' rights with Tenants and Workers United
  • Financial literacy seminar with Washington First Bank
  • National Black HIV/AIDS Symposium with Alexandria Commission on HIV/AIDS, Alexandria Health Department 
  • Kwanzaa Celebration featuring speaker Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Wright, pastor emeritus of Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago, with National Black United Front, NOVA Urban League Young Professionals Network, Alexandria Black History Museum
  • Alexandria City School District C Candidate forum with Tenants and Workers United and Parent Leadership Training Institute
  • Mental Health Matters series for teens in partnership with Convergence and Theater of Purpose
  • Several voter registration drives