Inner Givers

Inner Givers

by David Levine, President/CEO From time to time in this space, I’ve shared with you a blog by Bea Boccalandro.  Having taken a course taught by her, I know Bea Boccalandro takes a look at charity and fundraising in very new and different ways. In her...
You Made a Difference in 2013

You Made a Difference in 2013

As we reflect on 2013, I look back in appreciation for the community support we have received this past year to support our client families’ children here at GSH. Support from Captain Willie Bailey and the Fairfax County Fire & Rescue Department to provide warm...
Our Supporters Make Our Community a Better Place

Our Supporters Make Our Community a Better Place

by: Velvet Abram, Development Assistant The generousity of community never ceases to amaze me. We have all witnessed periods of crisis when people come together for the common good. Often times however, once media attention fades, so does support for the cause. Not so...
More thanks to Boy Scout Troop 1865!

More thanks to Boy Scout Troop 1865!

Boy Scout Troop 1865 of Fairfax/Burke came out to help us again. This time, about 25 scouts undertook a landscaping and gardening project for us at three of our Hagel Circle townhome units. It was a blue-sky and warm October morning when the scouts arrived. They...
Another Successful Phoneathon on the Books

Another Successful Phoneathon on the Books

Earlier this month, GSH board members and volunteers gathered just as they have for the last ten years to dial up our supporters, thank them for their past support, update them on what is new and asking them to remember us as they consider their end-of-year giving....