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Thanks to our friends at the Growing Kids Therapy Center ( for your very generous donation of non-perishable food items for our "Christmas in July" event! These donations will go to help the homeless in Washington DC?

Want to donate and contribute to this cause? Please visit for more details!


#givingback #helpingothers


Dropped off about 10 computers to Hopecam to support children with cancer today. Thanks to all who donated their used laptops! We refurbished them all and installed new operating systems. 

The computers will help children video conference with their classmates as they recover from cancer from home. 

Check out HopeCam's website for more information:



Fight cancer with YOGA..

Want to get in fantastic shape while doing something good for a person in need?

Come on out to this Vinyasa Yoga class in Reston, VA on 6/15 taught by Kevin Barbera, (certified personal trainer at

This class is for all experience levels! No need to worry if you are brand new to yoga, Kevin will provide variations to ensure that everyone has a good class!

Proceeds from this class will go towards supporting the Lym...


Want to learn how to paint while drinking wine and supporting a great cause? Sign up for this 2 hour painting lesson in Fairfax, VA and help out fellow Barbera Foundation volunteer, Brittany Mahat as she raises $25k for the Lymphoma and Leukemia Society!

It's a win-win: learn how to paint, meet other philanthropic and fun people, AND most importantly support the Lymphoma and Leukemia Society as they fight to find a cure!

Please purchase tickets here: ht...


As we approach summer and go on vacations with our families it is easy to forget about some of the people in our community who are less fortunate. Let's help out the homeless this July in an event I am calling "Christmas in July." 

We'll be gathering donations of food and water throughout July and then delivering everything to the homeless in DC at the end of the month. 

Christmas giving doesn't need to end in December, it can be a year-long thing! 



Special thanks to Mercia Hobson of the Reston and Herndon Connection for covering our "Flower Power" event on Mother's Day! Take a look at the article in the link below or by simply clicking the picture!

***We need volunteers to help out with an on-going summer event to help out the homeless! Please click here for more information:


Let's help fellow volunteer, Brittany Mahat raise $25k for the Lymphoma and Leukemia Society this summer!

100% of money raised from Barbera Foundation Events (less PayPal and Credit Card Fees) from 5.15.19 to 10.1.19 will go to support Brittany's Fundraiser.

The final event of the fundraiser will be held in Reston Town Center in October, called "Light the Night Walk." This is an annual event held in October which funds treatments that are saving the liv...


Happy mother's day to all the mothers out there! Today, we served a Mother's Day dinner to about 75-100 low income elderly folks. It was a great event and the food was a hit! Take a look at some of the pictures from the event!

Want to volunteer? Start at

#givingbacktothecommunity #mothersday2019


Thank you Anne Scully & Damian McCabe, President & CEO of McCabe World Travel for donating $1,000 to support Barbera Foundation's effort to deliver 100 bouquets of flowers and chocolates to women of domestic violence! 

I will be purchasing the flowers and chocolates tomorrow morning and delivering them to Shelter House (!

If you would like to contribute please purchase a bouquet(s) here! 


It was a busy weekend! Great falls clean up effort, arts and crafts with seniors, and a meeting with one of our sponsors, Mani Oshani, who made a donation to purchase many bouquets of flowers for women of domestic violence! She is currently running a Mother's Day promotion to give back to women of domestic violence! 10% of sales go to charity! Give her a call! 703.869.3340

Thanks to all of our volunteers who made these events a success.

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