News & Happenings

AHA Springs for Alexandria

A dreary day didn’t diminish the spirits of our hearty AHA volunteers, led by AHA team organizer Nancy Kincaid, in lending their support to the Spring for Alexandria beautification project on May 12th. This annual event brings together individuals and teams of volunteers to give back to their community [read full article]

AHA Featured in Washington Post

At Home in Alexandria and the “Blazing Saddles” cycling group were featured in the Washington Post Health Section on May 9th in an article called “Don’t Call Me Old.” The article described the local “Villages,” like AHA, [read full article]

You’re Invited! AHA’s 6th Anniversary Party

At Home in Alexandria (AHA) invites the community to a festive anniversary event celebrating our six years of service to the Alexandria community. The anniversary party will be held on Thursday, May 25 from 2-4pm at the Cameron Club located at 200 Cameron Station Blvd in Alexandria. [read full article]

Spring2ACTion a Rousing Success

Hours before the midnight close of Alexandria’s annual giving day, Spring2ACTion, Executive Director Cele Garrett, looked up from her computer and announced, “I think we’ve made it!” And indeed we had. In fact, we exceeded our goal of $19,000 and raised $25,263 for AHA programs and services. [read full article]

Bill Clayton to receive Annie B. Rose Award

The Alexandria Commission on Aging’s Annie B. Rose Lifetime Achievement Award will be given this year to Bill Clayton for his immense contributions to both AHA and the greater Alexandria community. The award ceremony is on May 9 at 5:30pm at City Hall and the public is welcome. [read full article]