Hope for Tomorrow Today

June 2018
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Cornerstones: Hope for Tomorrow Today
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IMPACT
During Fiscal Year 2017 (FY17), Cornerstones served approximately 15,209 individuals, including 4,068 families and 6,225 children in northwestern Fairfax County who were experiencing homelessness, living in poverty or facing other needs. Read More >>

WISH  LISTS
COMMUNITY PARTNER EVENTS
10% off on Tuesdays for all who shop at Balduccci's in Reston on Tuesdays, from July 3rd - July 31st. And, a portion of the sales will be provided back to Cornerstones!

Don't miss their June 22nd Grand Opening and week-long celebration with special offers! Read More >>
VOLUNTEER
OPPORTUNITIES
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OUR HEARTFELT
THANKS
These extraordinary supporters and volunteers donate their gifts, time and talents   Read More  >>
She Just Needed a Chance
Often times, families Cornerstones serve who are in crisis and at risk of homelessness simply have no one who cares enough to take the time needed to advocate for their equity and justice.  After what Kendra had been through with her mother for the first 18 years of her life, she just needed a chance to create her own success.  Read More >>
Annual Back-to-School Drive Underway
Cornerstones is already preparing to help equip nearly 3,000 K-12 children in the Reston-Herndon area with brand-new backpacks for the next academic year. It takes a few simple steps to help us make the 2018 Back-to-School Drive a success!  Read More  >>

Awards
Cornerstones was honored as "Nonprofit of the Year" at the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Corporate Citizen Awards. And, there's more! Read More  >>
Hunger in a Community of Plenty

Fairfax is one of the richest counties in the United States, yet it still faces poverty and hunger. Cornerstones is working with other nonprofit, faith-based organizations, schools and government programs on several fronts to end hunger and address the root causes of poverty and food insecurity.  Read More  >>
Each week, Cornerstones' Social Workers update
this office banner to celebrate "the little things"!
Medicaid Expansion Passes
Virginia Legislators from both sides of the aisle voted to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). 400,000 Virginians will now be eligible for healthcare under the ACA! This is exciting news for us here at Cornerstones as many of our clients will be beneficiaries of the expansion. As we continue to work with individuals and families on their path to self-sufficiency, we welcome this tremendous news and express our gratitude to those who have advocated in favor of, as well as, our Virginia State Legislature who make this possible and the benefits expansion will have on the Commonwealth.  Read More >>