December 4, 2017
Diane Charles, executive director of ALIVE! in Alexandria, discusses mutual food goals and concerns for low-income families with Jennifer Abel, senior extension agent at the annual 2017 Extension Showcase on Dec. 1. In 2017 1,234 volunteers worked in Arlington County and the City of Alexandria with almost 35 hours donated on average by each volunteer. The volunteers participate in five different program areas such as Energy Masters where 180 volunteers have made improvements in 744 Alexandria and Arlington apartments.