The holiday’s are all about spreading cheer, love and gifts. But just remember while you’re getting things, you also can be giving back to those in need. That’s why this holiday season, we hope you join us in volunteering your time at these charity opportunities.
Adopt-a-Family is run through the Jewish Social Service Agency and organizes volunteers to collect gifts for the needy.
The Capital Area Food Bank works to provide good, healthy food to those in need.
Food & Friends provides meals to support men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-challenging illnesses.
Martha’s Table works to support children, family and communities by increasing their access to quality education programs, healthy food and family support.
The Salvation Army’s goal is to feed, clothe, comfort, and care for those in need.
SOME is a community-based organization that works to feed the less fortunate and the homeless.
The Holiday Project arranges for volunteers to visit nursing homes and hospitals in the DMV and provide attention, companionship and conversation to the occupants during this holiday season.
Toys for Tots provides toys to local needy families to give their children’s gifts this holiday season.