Your Spring2ACTion Events


Spring2ACTion, Alexandria’s Giving Day, benefits our nonprofit community! Find out what’s happening in our community and ways you can support Spring2ACTion.


Events and Promotions

Spring2ACTion at Comfort One

Hosted by Comfort One Shoes

April 1 - April 30

During Store Hours

200 King Street, 201 King Street, 119 N. Washington Street

Comfort One will be donate 5% of a customer’s sale to one of six nonprofits the customer chooses while shopping during the month of April at all three Alexandria locations.


Give Your Two Cents for Spring2ACTion

Hosted by Yates Automotive

April 1 - April 30

24 Hours a Day

317 East Braddock Road

2¢ of every gallon purchased at Yates Automotive during the month of April will support Spring2ACTion as part of Yates Service's Give Your Two Cents program. Stop by, fill up and give back!

Nickels for Spring2ACTion

Hosted by Whole Foods Market

April 1 - June 30

During Store Hours

1700 Duke Street

Use a recyclable bag for your groceries and opt to donate your 5 cent bag refund fee to Spring2ACTion.


Eat and Donate to Spring2ACTion

Hosted by Alexandria Restaurant Partners

Wednesday, April 25

During Restaurant Hours

Hi-Tide Lounge, Lena's Woodfired Pizza, The Majestic, Vola's Dockside Grill, Virtue Feed & Grain, Mia’s Italian Kitchen

On April 25, all Alexandria Restaurant Partner restaurants will donate 5% of proceeds to Spring2ACTion.

Spring2ACTion Block2BEon

Hosted by RunningBrooke, Mind The Mat Yoga and Pilates Studio, Kiskadee, Del Ray Pizzeria, and The Greener Cleaner of Del Ray

Wednesday, April 25

All Day

2200 Block of Mount Vernon Avenue

The 2200 Block of Mount Vernon Avenue in the heart of Del Ray is the Block2BEOn! On April 25th, when you shop, dine, and relax at participating businesses, a generous percentage of sales will go to help the kids of RunningBrooke!

Free Kid's Meal at Lena's Wood-Fired Pizza & Tap!

Hosted by The Del Ray Kinderchoir

Now through April 25!

Restaurant Hours

401 E. Braddock Rd. Alexandria, VA 22301

Any Spring2ACTion donation to The Del Ray Kinderchoir between now and April 25 entitles you to a free kid's meal at Lena's Wood-Fired Pizza & Tap! Simply show your emailed donation receipt at Lena's and enjoy some cheesy deliciousness with your kids.


Get a FREE Donut When You Donate to Support Spring2ACTion

Hosted by Sugar Shack

Wednesday, April 25

During Store Hours

804 N. Henry Street

On April 25, show your proof of donation and get a FREE donut.


Spinning Class at Ascend Cycle

Hosted by Alexandria Soccer Association

Wednesday, April 25

7:00 AM

2413 Mt. Vernon Avenue

We're kicking off the day with a charity bike ride class at Ascend Cycle!
- $20 cash donation at the door
- Click the link below, create an account, register for the class to reserve your spot!
https://ascendcycle.zingfit.com/reserve/index.cfm

South Block Juice Co. Donates 15% of All Sales on April 25

Hosted by South Block Juice Co.

Wednesday, April 25

7:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Founders Hall, 106 N. Lee Street
Ease Yoga, 3051 Mt. Vernon Avenue

South Block Juice Co. in Old Town (new location!) and Del Ray will be donating 15% of all sales on April 25 to support Spring2ACTion prizes.


Spring2ACTion at Del Ray Cafe

Hosted by Del Ray Cafe

Wednesday, April 25

8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

205 E. Howell Avenue

Dine at Del Ray Cafe on April 25 and 5% of the proceeds will go to At Home in Alexandria.

AHA All Day at Del Ray Cafe!

Hosted by At Home in Alexandria (AHA)

Wednesday, April 25

8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

205 E. Howell Avenue

Six years running! AHA will be at the Del Ray Cafe on Wednesday, April 25. Stop in and say hello! Make an online contribution to AHA--and have a coffee and croissant on us. The restaurant will donate a portion of the day's proceeds to AHA too!

Breakfast Donor Lounge at Stomping Ground

Hosted by 2018 Small Business Philanthropist of the Year, Jen Walker (as awarded by Volunteer Alexandria) and the entire Jen Walker Team

Wednesday, April 25

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

2309 Mount Vernon Avenue

Make a donation to support Alexandria organizations & we'll buy your morning coffee!


PK Move’s Spring2ACTion Parkourathon

Hosted by Charles Houston Recreation Center

Wednesday, April 25

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

901 Wythe Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Join us for jumps to celebrate Alexandria’s Day of giving! We will have fun movement activities for everyone: 10-11am PK Silver (parkour for people 50+) 11-11:30am Ninja Story Time (ninja tales and movement for tiny tots) 11-noon Pop-Up Playground

Let's Spring2ACTion & Rebuild Alexandria

Hosted by Today's Cargo

Wednesday, April 25

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

1102 King Street

Join us in the effort to create safe and healthy homes in Alexandria.We'll be donating 10% of our sales on April 25th to Rebuilding Together Alexandria!

Swing2ACTion with Access National Bank

Hosted by Access National Bank

Wednesday, April 25

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

2050-B Ballenger Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22314

Access National Bank is going out swinging on April 25! Join the fun:

11am - 3pm: Putting Contest/Complimentary Putting Lessons with a former golf pro - chance to win Nats tickets;

1pm - 4pm: Complimentary ice cream provided by Scoops2U

Good. Works. Wednesday. at Penny Post

Hosted by Penny Post

Wednesday, April 25

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

1201 King Street

The nonprofit with the most customer sales/mentions at Penny Post on April 25 will win a $500 prize, along with 20% of your customer's sales.


Good. Works. Wednesday. at Red Barn Mercantile

Hosted by Red Barn Mercantile

Wednesday, April 25

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

1117 King Street

The nonprofit with the most customer sales/mentions at Red Barn Mercantile on April 25 will win a $500 prize, along with 20% of your customer's sales.


Outside the Lines Show & After Party

Hosted by Arts on the Horizon

Wednesday, April 25

10:30 AM

The Lab of Convergence, 1819 N. Quaker Lane

Join us for a 30-minute world premiere show for ages 2-5 and their families, followed by party-time with goodies to take home!
Tickets available at www.artsonthehorizon.org/outside-the-lines.html


Vintage Mirage is Sponsoring Alexandria Police Youth Camp

Hosted by Vintage Mirage

Wednesday, April 25

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

117 S. Columbus Street, between King Street and Prince Street

VINTAGE MIRAGE WILL DONATE 10% OF SALES ON APRIL 25 TO ALEXANDRIA POLICE YOUTH CAMP.

Spring2ACTion at Periwinkle

Hosted by Periwinkle

Wednesday, April 25

11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

111 South Columbus Street

The Alexandria Harmonizers will celebrate on the evening of Spring2ACTion at Virtue Feed & Grain. Please join us for food, drink, and performances by the Harmonizers!


Raffle for TWO Washington National's Tickets When You Donate to Support The Fund for Alexandria's Child on Spring2ACTion

Hosted by The Fund for Alexandria's Childs

Wednesday, April 25

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM (weather permitting)

Table at the corner of Mt. Vernon Ave and Mt. Ida Avenue

On April 25, show your proof of donation and be entered into our special raffle.

Titan Robotics Robot Demo at Fairlington Pizza

Hosted by Fairlington Pizza and TC Williams Titan Robotics Team

Wednesday, April 25

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

1715 Centre Plaza, Alexandria, VA 22302

The TC Williams Robotics Team will be demoing their 2018 competition robot and talking about their experiences on the team. Fairlington Pizza will also be donating a portion of their profits during this time.

UpCycle's Pizza Box Art Contest Awards Party

Hosted by UpCycle Creative Reuse Center

Wednesday, April 25

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

St. Elmo's Coffee Pub, 2300 Mt. Vernon Avenue

Come for pizza, beverages and to view the pizza box art entries. Winners announced at 7p.

Bunker Brews: Spring2ACTion

Hosted by Capitol Post and Grant Thornton

Wednesday, April 25

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

107 N. Fairfax Street

Capitol Post is hosting it's monthly Bunker Brews at Theismann's Restaurant and Bar. Our friends at Grant Thornton have graciously offered to match every donation to Capitol Post's mission to empower military veterans as leaders in entrepreneurship.

Spring2ACTion Celebration of Women

Hosted by SOHO and National Breast Center Foundation

Wednesday, April 25

5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

AR Workshop 107 N. Fairfax Street

Celebration of Women Open House

Shopping Party

Hosted YoKId & The Shoe Hive

Wednesday, April 25

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

127 S Fairfax St, Alexandria, VA 22314

Enjoy Cocktails in the Courtyard while you shop. 20 PERCENT of ALL PURCHASES will be donated to YoKid! Plus - you will have an opportunity to see YoKid benefits in action with a Teen Yoga Demonstration!

Alexandria Crew Boosters' Post Practice Pizza Party

Hosted by Alexandria Crew Boosters

Wednesday, April 25

6:00 PM

Dee Campbell Rowing Center, 1 Madison Street

On the Day of Giving, Alexandria Crew Boosters will provide pizza to all rowers and their families immediately following practice, at the Dee Campbell Rowing Center.

Spring2ACTion Happy Hour at ALX Community

Hosted ACT for Alexandria, ALX Community & Alexandria Restaurant Partners

Wednesday, April 25

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

106 North Lee Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Join us for a #Spring2ACTion happy hour on Wednesday, April 25 with our new neighbor ALX Community, catered by Alexandria Restaurant Partners. Watch the live leaderboard and get excited for another record-breaking day of giving for Alexandria!

Historic Alexandria Museums "Historic Happy Hour"

Hosted by Office of Historic Alexandria

Wednesday, April 25

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Lyceum, 201 South Washington Street

Join your fellow history enthusiasts for a historically successful fundraising "Power Hour" happy hour! Food, fun people, and a great cause!

Alexandria Harmonizers Spring2ACTion Party

Hosted by Alexandria Harmonizers and Virtue Feed and Grain

Wednesday, April 25

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

106 S. Union Street

The Alexandria Harmonizers will celebrate on the evening of Spring2ACTion at Virtue Feed & Grain. Please join us for food, drink, and performances by the Harmonizers!

Bra Drive

Hosted by Bloomers

Saturday, May 5

10 AM - 6 PM

924 King Street

Customers that donate a gently used bra will get 20% off their purchase of new bras and Bloomers will donate $1 to ACT for Alexandria for every bra that is donated.