The Educational and Charitable Foundation (ECF) is committed to connecting extraordinary service endeavors with deserving individuals. In 2017 alone, ECF awarded $28,500 in academic awards to deserving students attending undergraduate and graduate colleges and universities. Educational programs such as the bi-annual Little Miss AKA Youth Enrichment Program, Tomorrow’s Leaders and A.S.C.E.N.D. SM, a national Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® program, advance awareness and help shape today’s youth to be tomorrow’s leaders.

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We are 100% Community focused. For more than a 14 years , our Foundation has worked tirelessly with one urgent goal in mind; accelerating community advancement for deserving students and families in the key areas of education and social programming, through inspiring and accountable fundraising. 

ECF has raised awareness of and support for charitable causes including children’s educational access and achievement, life long learning, women’s health, public health, and services to uplift the disadvantaged in our community. 

Our social impact is made possible through a host of corporate and individual partnerships and networks of volunteers from the greater Northern Virginia area. 

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Mark your calendars for Kozy Kerchief® 2017 and see the difference a stitch can make!

Join the movement to encourage those undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatments, and support survivors by helping us create, sew, and package Kozy Kerchiefs® and Kozy Kaps® for those who need them most. 

Kozy Kerchief ® Kick Off Event 
September 30, 2017  2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
King of Kings Lutheran Church 4

025 Kings Way Fairfax, VA 22033

Krafting Session (2:00 PM – 4:00 PM) Learn to sew, hand-stitch,
cut patterns & more!

Speaker Panel (4:30 PM – 6:00 PM)
Hear from Kozy Kerchief® and Kozy Kap® recipients, cancer survivors and ECF Board members to learn more about the significance of our annual signature event.  Additionally, details about the new Kozy Kerchief® scholarship will be shared!

Kozy Kerchief ® Signature Event 
October 7, 2017  9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
King of Kings Lutheran Church

4025 Kings Way Fairfax, VA 22033

Make this a family day and arrive with your loved ones who are ready to lend a helping hand!
We welcome corporate and community partners as we address the educational and community advancing opportunities within our community-at-large in order to create real change.  We invite you to follow us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @ECFoundationVA

The Educational and Charitable Foundation (ECF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization established in the Commonwealth of Virginia. ECF supports various philanthropic endeavors through partnerships and volunteer work. ECF's educational and social programs include providing collegiate scholarships to students in the Northern Virginia area.

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