Several Arlington gardens will be open to the public during Urban Agriculture Month in October. In addition to a community garden, a schoolyard garden, and a private residence, ten selected Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC) "Plot gardens" in … [Read more...] about Garden Open Houses 2019
AFAC’s 5th Annual Golf Tournament, sponsored by Credibility International, is moving to the Army Navy Country Club in Arlington and will be held on Monday, September 16, 2019! Included with each golf ticket: lunch & dinner, open bar before and … [Read more...] about AFAC Golf Tournament
Bright futures begin when students enter through these doors. Our next generation of doctors, engineers, and business leaders can only reach their potential when they are well-fed and ready to learn. For children living in a food insecure … [Read more...] about Fall Backpack Campaign
AFAC Organized Activities Family Bagging Night (2nd Monday of the month, email the first day of the month) Distribute flyers at our grocery store food drives (kids are our secret weapons!) Pick fruits and vegetables on a gleaning trip (be mindful of … [Read more...] about 10 Great AFAC Volunteer Activities To Do With Your Kids!
On Tuesday, July 23, Volunteer Arlington hosted their third annual "Arlington Cares: A Celebration of Volunteerism" event and AFAC was well represented! 48 AFAC volunteers were recognized for serving over 100 volunteer hours for the calendar year. … [Read more...] about 2019 Volunteer Arlington Awards
Hunger Action Month is a month-long awareness campaign to inspire action against hunger. Throughout the month of September, AFAC will work with local partners including businesses, libraries, ART Transit, and area farmers to educate the community … [Read more...] about Hunger Action Month 2019