IWALK FOR ACTS 2018 RAISES OVER $151,000

Helping Families in Crisis in our Community   It was beautiful weather and hundreds of people took over the streets of Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center on Saturday October 6th. Over 700 walkers and runners participated in the 8th Annual IWALK for ACTS hosted by Image Church and Action in Community Through Service (ACTS) to benefit ACTS. The event featured a 5K run/walk through the town center followed by a family festival where thousands more joined the event. So far, the event has raised approximately $151,000 to support our most vulnerable neighbors in need and funds are still coming in! "The 8th Annual IWALK for ACTS was a great success.  We are so grateful for our partnership with Image Church, who created this event and has continued to lead it, as well as Wegmans and Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center who are among the 55 sponsors and partners for this...
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DAWSON Helps Organize ACTS’ New Hunger Prevention Center

October 16, 2018 A group of about 30 employees from the DAWSON company came down from Alexandria, VA on September 20 th and spent the entire day at our Hunger Prevention Center (HPC).  They helped move food from other storage locations into the HPC, then sorted, organized, and shelved pallets and pallets of food.  Once they had gone through all of the pallets and boxes of donated foods, they noticed several shelves were still empty.  Going above and beyond, the team of volunteers chose to go shopping and then returned to stock those shelves with the needed items!  This group of employees rocked it at our warehouse and we are so thankful for their support in such a tangible way! In addition to having a group volunteer at the HPC for a day, DAWSON has also begun helping ACTS through sponsoring training, supporting our Sexual Assault program, and sponsored the...
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