YOU’RE INVITED! RSVP 55+ VOLUNTEER MEET & GREET- DECEMBER 4
We look forward to seeing you on December 4th at the Angelika Film Center from 1-4 PM for the RSVP 55+ Meet & Greet! Refreshments, door prizes, and info about how make a difference in our community-- and maybe in your life. Get to know your fellow RSVP volunteers and mingle with our agency partners. This is a great opportunity to bring a friend and pass along the invitation to serve!
ABOUT RSVP-NORTHERN VIRGINIA
Make an Impact Close to Home
RSVP is America’s largest volunteer network for people age 55 and older. In Northern Virginia, RSVP volunteers are responding to community needs in and around Fairfax County, Arlington County, and the City of Alexandria. Individuals choose how, where, and how often they want to serve, with commitments ranging from a few hours to 40 hours per week.
Lead with a Lifetime of Experience.
RSVP volunteers bring 55+ years of skills and experience, and many of them want to explore new talents! RSVP offers a wide range of opportunities, including:
Enrich Your Life and the Lives of Others
Studies show that volunteering helps us to live longer, more meaningful lives. In addition to meeting friends who share the same passion for service, benefits to RSVP members include:
RSVP to Serve Your Community Today!
1. Register for a one-time, one-hour RSVP Orientation to learn about current volunteer opportunities, RSVP member benefits, and volunteer policies. Click on one of following dates to register:
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 7 PM (Arlington Central Library - Arlington)
Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 10 AM (Thomas Jefferson LIbrary - Falls Church)
If you are unable to make any of the orientations, please contact Courtney Kurzweil to make alternate arrangements for an orientation.
2. Complete the online VOLUNTEER INFORMATION FORM. (A hard copy of this form is available at the volunteer orientation)
3. RSVP will match you with the service activities that are the right fit for you!
RSVP is a program of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS). RSVP-Northern Virginia is sponsored by Volunteer Fairfax in partnership with Volunteer Arlington and Volunteer Alexandria.
UPCOMING RSVP VOLUNTEER EVENTS
***Please only register for events in which you plan to attend, space is limited***
December 13, 2014: ARLINGTON CEMETERY WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA 8 AM - 12 PM
RSVP-Northern Virginia will join the group of nearly 12,000 volunteers who will be placing wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery to honor our service men and women. The opening ceremony begins at 9:30 AM. After the ceremony, volunteers will move to the designated areas of the cemetery where they will participate in the laying of wreaths on headstones beginning at 10:00 AM. Friends and family welcome, no age limit or maximum number of volunteer for this project.
To register, click HERE