Week in McLean

Week in McLean

McLean Community Center begins fall registration; Charity Champions hold SHARE fundraiser.

McLean Community Center Begins Fall Class Registration

The McLean Community Center (MCC) opened registration for its fall session classes, events and activities on Monday, Aug. 19, for the residents of Small District 1A-Dranesville who pay a special real estate tax surcharge to fund the center. All others can begin registering on Monday, Aug. 26. MCC offers more than 80 classes this fall for infants through senior adults who want to pursue various interests. MCC offers 24-hour online registration and the center is located at 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean. To view detailed descriptions of classes or to register, visit MCC’s website, http://www.mcleancenter.org/classes-trips or call 703-790-0123.

Charity Champions to Hold Fundraiser for SHARE

HBC Realty Group’s (Keller Williams Realty) Community Charity Champions will hold a fundraiser for SHARE, Inc. Come to dinner on Tuesday, Sept. 10, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Pulcinella Italian Host in McLean to support SHARE, Inc. Approximately 70 percent of the proceeds from food and drink will go to the charity, as long as the diner brings the flyer for the event. Contact HBC Realty Group at 703-734-0192 or visit www.HBCRealtyGroup.com to receive a flyer.

SHARE, Inc. is a non-profit, nonsectarian, all-volunteer community relief organization helping people in need in McLean, Great Falls and Pimmit Hills area for over 40 years. They provide essential assistance through their food pantry, where people and families in need throughout the community can go for assistance with groceries. SHARE also provides emergency financial assistance, used furniture pick-up and delivery, distributes grocery gift cards at Thanksgiving and the holidays, holiday gifts, school supplies and rides to medical appointments.

Sponsors of the event are: Karen Briscoe and Lizzy Conroy with the HBC Realty Group of Keller Williams Realty, The Simmons Team of McLean Mortgage, Betty Sparkman and Chris Lara of Reveal Remodel, Kevin Dougherty of Pillar to Post Home Inspections, Marcus Simon with EKKO Title, Moe Jebali of Pulcinella Italian Host, and One to One Fitness Centers.

For more information, visit http://www.shareofmclean.org.

The Huckaby Briscoe Conroy Realty Group of Keller Williams Realty launched Community Charity Champions in 2012 as a venue to fundraise for local nonprofits.