Arlington Organizations

Arlington Organizations

American Red Cross

4333 Arlington Blvd.


Mission statement: The American Red Cross is a humanitarian organization led by volunteers who provide relief to victims of disasters and help people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies.


<lst>Ballston Partnership

Office: Marymount University

Ballston Campus

1000 N. Glebe Road, Suite 515

Mail: 3807 N. Glebe Road, Suite 515

Arlington, VA 22207


Mission statement: Ballston Partnership is an organization created to promote Ballston as a desirable business and residential location.

Barcroft School and Civic League

800 S. Buchanan St.


Mission statement: The Barcroft School and Civic League wants to enhance the quality of life in the Ballston neighborhood.


<lst>Arlington YMCA

3422 N. 13th St.


Mission statement: The YMCA is an organization that fosters the spiritual, mental and physical development of individuals, families, and communities according to the ideals of inclusiveness, equality and mutual respect for all.

Borromeo Housing

3304 N. Washington Blvd.


Mission statement: Borromeo Housing provides a home to women and children who have no other place to go.

Clarendon Alliance Inc.

3195 Wilson Blvd.


Mission statement: The Clarendon Alliance is a public-private partnership chartered by the Arlington County Board to promote the health and vitality of Clarendon and surrounding areas.

<sh>Columbia Pike

<lst>Arlington Community Action Program

1644 N. McKinley Road


Mission statement: ACAP’s mission is to promote health and wellness, self-reliance, education and skill development that will enhance the quality of life for Arlington community residents.

Arlington Food Assistance Center

2708 S. Nelson St.


Mission statement: The Arlington Food Assistance Center seeks to remedy the hunger problem by distributing bread, vegetables, meats, milk and other food items to needy Arlingtonians.

AHC, Inc.

2300 S. Ninth St., Suite #200

Arlington, VA 22204


Mission statement: AHC is a private, non-profit developer of low- and moderate-income housing in Northern Virginia that secures safe, sound and affordable housing.

Arlington League of Women Voters

P.O. Box 10057

Arlington, VA 22201

703-522-8196 (for Membership Chair Ann Rudd)

Mission statement: The Arlington League of Women voters is a non-partisan group open to men and women who believe that citizens need to be informed and need to be active in the government.

Columbia Pike Revitalization Organization

2611 Columbia Pike

Arlington, VA 22204


Mission statement: The mission of CPRO is to integrate economic and community development strategies and work with Pike business people, community and neighborhood organizations, residents and Arlington County to create a safer, cleaner, more vibrant and competitive community.

Ethiopian Community Development Council

901 S. Highland St.


Mission statement: The mission of ECDC is to resettle refugees; provide cultural, health, educational and socio-economic development programs to the immigrant and refugee community in the United States; and to assist in educational and socio-economic development programs in the Horn of Africa.

Northern Virginia Family Services

3401 Columbia Pike, Suite #300


Mission statement: Northern Virginia Family Service is a private, non-profit organization, providing services for families in need in the Northern Virginia area.

Vanguard Services Unlimited

521 North Quincy Street


Mission statement: Vanguard Services Unlimited is a non-profit, community-based organization that offers high-quality treatment and recovery to individuals and their families who are suffering from the effects of substance abuse.

Women in the Military Service for America Memorial Foundation

5510 Columbia Pike, Suite 302


Mission statement: The Women In Military Service For America Memorial is a living memorial honoring all military women, past, present and future.


3440 S. 22nd St.



<lst>Arlington Chamber of Commerce

2009 N. 14th St., Suite 111

Arlington, VA 22211


Mission statement: The mission of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce is to promote businesses and economic development within Arlington County.

Arlington Community Foundation

2045 N. 15th St.


Mission statement: The Arlington Community Foundation brings the community together by connecting those with the resources to those people and organizations with fresh, exciting ideas and expertise in order to strengthen and revitalize neighborhoods and the community.

Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing

2704 N. Pershing Drive


Mission statement: APAH is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to providing safe, decent and affordable housing opportunities to low and moderate-income families and individuals in Arlington County.

Arlington United Way

2711 Jefferson Davis Hwy, #401


Mission statement: United Way of the National Capital Area's principal mission is to raise funds in order to improve the health and welfare of the communities and residents of the Greater Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area.

Leadership Arlington

2009 N. 14th St., Suite #500


Mission statement: Leadership Arlington's mission is to develop leaders who are committed to building and strengthening the community.

Offender Aid and Restoration of Arlington

1400 N. Uhle St., Suite #704


Mission statement: Offender Aid and Restoration of Arlington offers a program to local inmates to improve their work ethic and to gain practical skills to help them with finding and maintaining employment.

<sh>Crystal City

<lst>Crystal City Jaycees

850 S. Irving St.


Mission statement: The Crystal City Jaycees is an organization for young people ages 21-39 who would like to make a difference in South Arlington while making friends and having fun.

Arlington County Medical Society

4615 Lee Highway


Mission statement: The mission of the Arlington County Medical Society is to bring the physicians of Arlington County together into one organization to promote the highest standards of the medical profession and to serve its physicians and the Arlington community.

<sh>North Arlington

<lst>Arlington Gay and Lesbian Alliance (AGLA)

P.O. Box 324

Arlington, VA 22210


Mission statement: AGLA is a nonpartisan organization that strives to improve the quality of life and meet the needs of the gay and lesbian community throughout Arlington.

Arlington Host Lions Club

P.O. Box 145


Mission statement: Lions Club International is a service organization that helps improve the lives of people all over the world.

Arlington Jaycees

P.O. Box 1281


Mission statement: The Arlington Jaycees is a people-oriented organization that helps people improve their communities and themselves.

Arlington-Alexandria Coalition for the Homeless

3103 N. 9th Road


Mission statement: AACH works in coordination with public agencies, businesses and community groups to give homeless people the support, shelter, counseling and employment training they need to regain self-sufficiency.

Northern Virginia Hotline-Crisis Link

5275 Lee Highway, Suite #301

Arlington 22207


Crisis Link saves lives by providing support for those facing life crisis, trauma and suicide.

<sh>Pentagon City

<lst>Arlington Historical Society

1805 S. Arlington Ridge Road


The Arlington Historical Society provides information on the history and development of Arlington County.

D.C. Roadrunners

P.O. Box 1352

Arlington, VA 22210-0652

Information Hotline: 703-241-0395

The D.C. Roadrunners is an organization that trains and participates in area marathons.


<lst>Rosslyn Renaissance

1911 N. Fort Myer Drive, #LL10


Rosslyn Renaissance is a public-private partnership of residents, developers and businesses working together to revive and market Rosslyn.


<lst>Animal Welfare League of Arlington

2650 S. Arlington Mill Drive


Animal Welfare League of Arlington is committed to the humane treatment of animals and to the promotion of animal welfare.

Shirlington Employment and Education Center

2701 S. Nelson St.


Shirlington Employment and Education Center connects day laborers with employers, performs community outreach, and offers vocational training, English as a Second Language, Life Skills and health awareness classes.

<sh>South Arlington

<lst>Habitat for Humanity

4451 First Place South


Mission statement: The mission of Northern Virginia Habitat for Humanity is to build homes for low-income families in the Northern Virginia region.

Virginia Partisans Gay and Lesbian Democratic Club

P.O. Box 6243

The Virginia Partisans Gay & Lesbian Democratic Club serves as a channel for the participation and involvement of gays and lesbians in the Democratic Party in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

<sh>Virginia Square

<lst>American Legion Post 139

3445 N. Washington Blvd.


American Legion Post 85

919 N. Kansas St.


Community Residences

3508 Lee Highway, #200


Community Residences provides services to people with mental illness, mental retardation and/or physical illness.

Mercatus Center

George Mason University

3301 N. Fairfax Drive


The Mercatus Center at George Mason University is an education, research and outreach organization.