Make an Impact Close to Home
RSVP is America’s largest volunteer network for people age 55 and older. In Northern Virginia, RSVP volunteers are responding to community needs in and around Fairfax County, Arlington County, and the City of Alexandria. Individuals choose how, where, and how often they want to serve, with commitments ranging from a few hours to 40 hours per week. RSVP is a program of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS). RSVP-Northern Virginia is sponsored by Volunteer Fairfax in partnership with Volunteer Arlington and Volunteer Alexandria.
Lead with a Lifetime of Experience.
RSVP volunteers bring 55+ years of skills and experience, and many of them want to explore new talents! RSVP offers a wide range of opportunities, including:
Enrich Your Life and the Lives of Others
Studies show that volunteering helps us to live longer, more meaningful lives. In addition to meeting friends who share the same passion for service, benefits to RSVP members include:
Volunteer Highlight: Please check out an article showcasing why RSVP - Northern Virginia member George Frederick volunteers with Volunteer Alexandria!
Volunteer Service Impact Appreciation Event
It was a great day, April 4, when we gathered to say thank you to area volunteers. Event hosts included RSVP Northern Virginia(Volunteer Fairfax, Volunteer Arlington and Volunteer Alexandria) and Volunteer Solutions (Fairfax County Department of Family Services). Complimentary luncheon generously donated by Cabot Cheese Gratitude Grill. Click to see all the fun that was had!
1. Register for a one-time, one-hour RSVP Orientation to learn about current volunteer opportunities, RSVP member benefits, and volunteer policies. Click on one of following dates to register:
If you are unable to make any of the orientations, please contact Nadia Hoonan to make alternate arrangements.
RSVP Meet & Greet: May 15 from Noon – 2:00 PM - Springfield
You are cordially invited to join RSVP-Northern Virginia!
The event is open to residents of Arlington, Alexandria, and Fairfax interested in volunteering.
Please come hear about our impact, fellowship with RSVP Staff, and meet our incredible volunteers.
Where: Springfield Town Center Community Room, 6500 Springfield Mall, Springfield, VA 22150
2. Complete the online VOLUNTEER INFORMATION FORM. (A hard copy of this form is available at the volunteer orientation)
3. RSVP will match you with the service activities that are the right fit for you!
Questions? Contact Nadia Hoonan, RSVP Volunteer Specialist: 703-403-5360.