Directory of Area Organizations

At Rock Spring we gather on Sundays to be nourished by the Spirit and then, afterwards, we scatter to serve the world. Some of us serve through our professions. Many of us volunteer within the community. Here are just some of the many organizations Rock Springers partner with through their time, specific skills, or financial gifts.

Alliance for Housing Solutions
Preserve and increase affordable housing.
(703) 859-0452
www.allianceforhousingsolutions.org

Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC)
Supplemental food assistance to Arlington County residents.
(703) 845-8486
www.afac.org

Arlington Free Clinic
Provides medical access and care to low-income uninsured
(703) 979-1425
www.arlingtonfreeclinic.org

Arlington Interfaith Council
Encourages collaboration among 50 congregations, and provides small financial grants to local agencies
(703) 536-3280
www.arlingtonva-interfaith-council.org

Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing
Non profit affordable housing developer
(703) 276-7444
www.apah.org

Arlington Pediatric Center
Healthcare for children from families with income below 200% of the poverty line
(703) 271-8800
www.arlpedcen.org

Arlington Thrive
Emergency same-day financial assistance for needy Arlingtonians
(703) 558-0035
www.arlingtonthrive.org

Arlington Street Peoples Assistance Network (A-SPAN)
Provides life-sustaining services for Arlington's street homeless
(703) 820-4357
www.a-span.org

Bridges to Independence
Provides a range of services to homeless women/families in the
Arlington/Alexandria area and those at risk of becoming homeless.
(703) 525-7177
https://bridges2.org/

Buyers and Renters Arlington Voice (BRAVO)
Advance and defend the rights and interests of affordable housing tenants
(703) 685-5100
www.bravotenants.org

Culpepper Garden
Non profit retirement housing community for low income seniors
(703) 528-0162
www.culpeppergarden.org

Doorways for Women and Families
Provides shelter, housing, support services for homeless in Arlington
(703) 237-0881
www.doorways.org

Meals on Wheels-Arlington
Delivers meals to the disabled and homebound of Arlington County.
(703) 522-0811
www.mealsonwheelsarlington.com

National Religious Campaign Against Torture
Seeks to abolish torture
(202) 547-1921
www.nrcat.org

NOVA AIDS Ministry
Educates the public about and serves those with HIV/AIDS
(703) 533-5505
www.novam.org

NoVa Women's Center
Mental health counseling, career services, and educational programs
(703) 281-2657
www.thewomenscenter.org

Offender Aid and Restoration
Aimed at restoring offenders to the community as productive and responsible citizens
(703) 228-7030
www.oaronline.org/oar

People of Faith for Equality in Virginia (POFEV)
Interfaith network dedicated to working for equal rights for LGBT Virginians
www.pofev.org

Phoenix House of the Mid-Atlantic (formerly Vanguard)
Substance abuse treatment center for individuals and families
(703) 841-0703x202
www.phoenixhouse.org/locations/virginia/

Residential Program Center
Detoxification, substance abuse recovery, homeless services for single adults
(703) 228-0022
www.voaches.org/RPC

Safe Haven
Feeding program for homeless through the First Christian Church, Falls Church.
(703) 532-8220
http://www.fccfc.org/index.cfm?page=volunteersandclients

Shelter House-Patrick Henry Family Shelter
Provides crisis intervention and safe housing for homeless families and victims of domestic violence in Fairfax County
(703) 536-2155
www.shelterhouse.org

Shirlington Employment and Education Center (SEEC)
Education and employment for day laborers in Arlington
(703) 933-1101
www.seecjobs.org

Virginians Organized for Interfaith Community Engagement (VOICE)
Non-partisan citizens organization dedicated to making changes on social justice issues
www.voice-iaf.org

Rock Spring has a strong and growing relationship with the Shirlington Employment and Education Center, known as SEEC, in South Arlington.

Our Mission Projects

Rock Spring Congregational United Church of Christ charges its Board of Social Action and Mission with the responsibility of managing Rock Spring’s Wider Mission budget.

In January, 2017 Rock Spring joined Sanctuary DMV, a network of faith communities who stand with those fearing deportation.

"All Hands On Deck" are special events at Rock Spring including worship and a community-wide service project.

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