Events in the Washington Area
University Row at the Virginia Gold Cup: The party within
the party since 1999. University Row is the biggest Gold
Cup gathering ever! Now organized by the Alumni Events
Alliance, this event features round trip bus transportation and
common terrace and rail areas behind all member tents.
Virginia Tech Alumni Chilifest: This
is a great annual event for Hokies and non-Hokies alike!
Hands on DC is an all-volunteer project that creates better
schools and brighter futures for students in the District of
NetworkForGood.org is a huge portal for non-profits
that you can use to find volunteer opportunities by Zip Code,
make donations to causes you support, or to speak out on
DC Cares is a volunteer organization with a bent toward
Want to sharpen
your public speaking abilities? Most of us have plenty
of room for improvement in that area. Check out the
Capital Alumni Toastmasters!
Help pets get
new owners with
MetroPets Online! "Promotes the adoption of homeless animals
and the well-being of companion animals in the DC Metropolitan
area through the smart use of technology."
The Donor's Guide to the Charitable Universe
American Institute of Philanthropy Watchdog Website
Capital Alumni Network
University Club of Washington, DC
Ways to Help 9/11 Victims and Their Families
Contribute to the NYC Firefighter's
Fund to help the families of hundreds of fire and rescue
personnel who fell saving others.
Make a donation
to the American Red Cross via secure connection at Yahoo. Also
contains links and latest information about becoming a blood or
to the Salvation Army.
History of the New Year's Holiday
More on the New Year's Holiday