240 Business and Community Leaders celebrated the 2016 Philanthropists of Year and listened to U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Bob McDonald
Robert A. McDonald, U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs adressed the audience at the 18th Annual Business Philanthropy Summit on Tuesday, May 3. The Secretary spoke about the importance of building collaborations to make change happen. "It also requires building vital, collaborative networks across government, state, and local governments, and with both non-profit and for-profit organizations, like Volunteer Alexandria. It's capitalizing on these strategic partnerships with external organizations and leveraging their goodwill, resources, and expertise". For more photos, click here.
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Volunteer Alexandria is in the business of helping Alexandrians give back to this City with their whole heart, through volunteering. We are matchmakers providing connections between volunteers and nonprofits or City agencies needing assistance the most.