Being a good neighbor means supporting the local communities in which we live. Goodwin House Alexandria and Goodwin House Bailey’s Crossroads have offered space in their community spaces for other non-profit organizations and local schools.
Some of the organizations utilizing space include:
- Bailey’s Crossroads Revitalization Corporation
- Bailey’s Crossroads Rotary
- Columbia Pike Transit
- Christ Church
- Colored Pencil Society
- Girl Scouts/Boy Scouts
- Fairfax County Board of Elections
- Lifelong Learning Institute of NOVA
- Quilters Unlimited Arlington Chapter
- Washington Woodworkers Guild
- Senior Services of Alexandria
Additionally, many local charity organizations are recipients of donations raised through the Resident Community Outreach Committees. Organizations that have received cash donations, donated goods and volunteer service through the outreach committees include:
- Alexandria Tutoring Consortium – $1,300 dollars raised for new books in addition to the significant number of volunteer hours tutoring children
- Carpenter’s Shelter – Backpacks for kids plus knit hats for children
- Bailey’s Crossroads Community Shelter – $3,600 raised plus Thanksgiving meal was donated for the shelter residents.
- Raised more than $1,700 to purchase toys for children of the Patrick Henry Family Shelter.