NVFS in the News

A linked index of articles about the work we’re doing

In the News 2018


  • 1 – NOVEC Seeks Contributions For Operation Turkey – Manassas Patch
    Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative (NOVEC) is supporting NVFS’ Operation Turkey food drive for low-income households in the Greater Prince William area.


  • 30 – Feeding the Hungry – Prince William Living
    NVFS is among several nonprofit organizations that provide food and additional services to Greater Prince William families and individuals. This article features NVFS’ Hunger Resource Center, which serves nearly 5,000 people each year.



  • 1 – Making Northern Virginia a Better Place – Comcast Newsmakers
    (Video) Ondrea McIntyre-Hall, NVFS’ director of health access and nutrition services, discusses social determinants of health and how they affect Northern Virginia families.


  • 31 – SPAN Workshop – Suicide: Determining Who is at Risk and What to Do About It – Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board
    NVFS Mental Health Therapist Saara Amri and Clinical Program Manager Hiyawkal Gizachew presented at a SPAN (Suicide Prevention Alliance of Northern Virginia) workshop panel on assessing suicide risk in a multicultural context, including how to recognize and respond to suicidal risk in older adults and what emergency psychiatric resources are available across the region.
  • 2 – 100WomenStrong Announces Grants for 28 Loudoun Programs – LoudounNow
    NVFS receives a $5,000 grant from 100WomenStrong to provide resiliency-based parenting intervention.
  • 1 – Creating a CARE-ing CommunityNorthern Virginia Chamber
    NVFS kicks off its CARE Awards process with its first Virtual Week of Service to promote corporate social responsibility.