Meet The Village
March 8, 2017
Villagers, this is what it's all about. This is what YOU'RE all about.
Recently a mom in Lorton applied for our assistance. On her application, she noted that her da...
August 5, 2016
This morning I called a family who is fostering two children to welcome them into the Village. Its the first time we’ve worked with the foster care system and I was...
January 17, 2016
I am not someone who is comfortable asking for help. But it is important to me that I say out loud, to anyone who is reading this, how grateful and completely depe...
December 6, 2015
I was at a networking/fundraising event for One.Love.Loudoun last night. The room was stocked full of incredible women who have founded or run local non-profits - i...
November 5, 2015
Once upon a time (or 3am on a February morning while feeding my newborn daughter), I was up reading Facebook. I came across a post from a woman named Anna about a...
October 22, 2015
Life in the Village is pretty amazing. It has quickly become so much more than a loose band of moms helping moms. It has taken on a life and pulse of its own. I adm...
October 11, 2015
I’ve never blogged before. I follow blogs, and am always in awe how people can sound so eloquent and interesting in discussing what’s on their mind. Anna has a wa...
October 7, 2015
Kneeling on my living room floor, I’m watching and listening as my 18-month-old son plays with a baby swing I’ve just finished cleaning. We are testing the batterie...
October 1, 2015
I've known Ethan and Stacy for almost a year, and in that year a lot has changed. The first time I met them was in the parking lot of Dulles Town Center on a cool,...
June 24, 2015
Before I became involved in It Takes a Village, Baby, I was a different person. I believed in my heart that there was goodness in the world, but that people in gene...
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