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Fundraiser to Support McLean Little League

Karen Briscoe and Lizzy Conroy of the Huckaby Briscoe Conroy Realty Group have announced a fundraiser for McLean Little League. The event will be Monday, June 18, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Pulcinella Italian Host in McLean at 6852 Old Dominion Drive. Approximately 60 percent of everything spent on food and drink will go to the charity as long as the diner brings the flyer about the event. Contact HBC Realty Group at 703-734-0192 to find out how to receive a flyer.

McLean Little League, Inc., (MLL) was founded in 1956 and is chartered by Little League, Inc. and is committed to the children within the McLean Little League boundaries. During the 2010 spring season, the program supported over 90 teams in the softball and baseball programs. McLean Little League holds title to its ballpark on Westmoreland Street and operates and maintains the complex, independent of any county or governmental funding. With the exception of an administrative support person and complex manager, all support staff are volunteers.

Sponsors of the event are: Karen Briscoe and Lizzy Conroy with the HBC Realty Group, Richard Moroscak with Southern Trust Mortgage, Marcus Simon with EKKO Title, Moe Jebali with Pulcinella Italian Host and Frank Vorndran with MorganStanley SmithBarney.

Other local charities are currently being considered. Call 703-734-0192 for more information.

Maid Brigade Donates Books to Family Services

To boost children’s literacy and encourage reading among America’s youth, the local maid services company – Maid Brigade of McLean – hosted a book drive in March collecting 669 books to benefit Northern Virginia Family Services.

Northern Virginia Family Services is a nonprofit organization that provides a variety of services for the betterment of the community. Each year nearly 33,000 individuals, children and families turn to NVFS for support and assistance. NVFS offers safe housing, counseling, medical and dental access, child-care and development, foster care, and job training.

For more information visit www.maidbrigade.com.