The Scholarship Fund of Alexandria www.alexscholarshipfund.org
The Scholarship Fund of Alexandria was established in 1986 to help ensure all Alexandria students, regardless of their socioeconomic background, have the opportunity to attend college. The fund supports students both financially and with academic advising. About half of the scholarship recipients are first in their families to attend college.
Fredericksburg Regional Food Bank www.fredfood.org
The mission of the Fredericksburg Regional Food Bank is to feed the hungry through a community-wide network of partner agencies and engage the community in the fight to end hunger. The Food Bank helps to provide nutritious food to over 34,000 people through a network of more than 70 partner agencies and more than 90 program partners throughout the community. In 2016, the Food Bank collected anddistributed over 3.8 million pounds of food and other grocery products; the equivalent of over 3.0 million meals provided to those in need.
The Yoga Foundation of Fredericksburg http://www.yogafredericksburgva.com
The Yoga Foundation of Fredericksburg is a non-profit yoga studio offering donation based classes. The donations fund forty to fifty free yoga classes each month for special needs children, a halfway house for teenagers, and the juvenile detention center, just to name a few. The founders of the Yoga Foundation believe that yoga can be transformational. Yoga creates connections and balance between mind, body, and breath. It heals and strengthens individuals, and in turn, whole communities. The Yoga Foundation is working to make yoga accessible and affordable to people of all abilities throughout the Fredericksburg area.