Giant Foods stores throughout the D.C. area are collecting donated items that the Capital Area Food Bank will box up and ship to Houston.
On its 10th anniversary, the 9/11 Heroes Run honors two Naval Academy graduates in addition to those who served on Sept. 11, 2001.
As Houston and areas hit by Hurricane Harvey shift from recovery to rebuilding, here are some ways that you can help and make sure your donations go to those in need.
Spencer Buchness crossed 14 states on his bike in the span of three months while raising $15,000 for charity. He pedaled all the way from Ocean City, Maryland, to San Francisco.
Prince George’s County Schools is challenging residents to get kids ready for the upcoming school year by collecting a whole lot of backpacks and other school supplies.
The Humane Rescue Alliance is in need of donations after flood damage drenched pet beds at one of the area’s largest pet adoption centers this weekend.
Two people that you hear on WTOP are taking part in a multiday road rally for charity this week, and they could use your help.
The 12th-annual Chance for Life event will raise money to fight pediatric cancers, such as the one a teen was diagnosed with when she was a toddler.
The 20,000 book giveaway was organized by the Pi Beta Phi fraternity for women. Spokeswoman Julie Carney said they are holding five different events like this around the country.
There are several GoFundMe campaigns set up where people can donate to the victims. One, by Equality Florida, has already surpassed the $1 million mark and has raised its goal to $2 million.
Over the next month, students at more than 50 Virginia middle and high schools will participate in a variety of safety activities.
WASHINGTON — An animal rescue group in Orange County, Virginia is looking for donations after a series of police raids have brought an influx of animals into their care. According to Rikki’s Refuge in Rapidan,…
WASHINGTON — Britain’s Prince Harry will visit the D.C. area on Wednesday. He will attend an event to support an international wounded warriors competition, the Invictus Games, that will take place in the ESPN Sports Complex in…
WASHINGTON — Some local men and women in blue are now riding in pink. The Manassas Park police department has unveiled a pink Ford Interceptor for the third year of what it calls “Code Pink.” The…
WASHINGTON — It’s time to get your ice bucket challenge on. In Round 2 of the ALS ice bucket challenge, the new mantra is, “Every August until a cure.” Major League Baseball is taking the challenge.…