The partial federal government shutdown is impacting single adults, families, and children throughout the Washington region. For Arlington residents, the Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC) is … [Read More...] about Resources for Furloughed Workers
AFAC distributes groceries to over 2,300 families every week.
More than 35% of the people we serve are children.Learn more ...
Come celebrate 30 years with AFAC and help us Shine a Light on Hunger! In 1988, a small group of citizens, along with six congregations, came together to help their local neighbors that were facing … [Read More...] about Shining a Light on Hunger
UPDATE: Tickets are SOLD OUT. Empty Bowls is a luncheon fundraiser for AFAC featuring uniquely designed handmade bowls. The event is held at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church on Super Bowl Sundays. Bowls … [Read More...] about Empty Bowls
It was an unseasonably snowy morning in Arlington, Va., one week before Thanksgiving and two days after the blockbuster announcement that Amazon was coming to the neighborhood. The development news … [Read More...] about AFAC Article in Washington Post