Save the Date: Spring2ACTion Mid-Year Campaign Begins April 11th!

This year CORE is participating in Spring2ACTion in conjunction with our mid-year campaign. The Mason Hirst Foundation has offered a dollar-for-dollar match so every donation you make counts double. Please consider giving at so that we can make the most of this opportunity! Note, the campaign does not start until April 11th, so you[…]

Career Connections

Starting in April, Computer CORE will hold Career Connections events every 2nd Wednesday of the month. These events are an opportunity for community members to expand a professional network through sharing job leads and exchanging resume and career tips. All job seekers, recruiters and guests are encouraged to attend. Please contact Quincy at 703.931.7346 ext. 104[…]

New Partnership With Alexandria City Public Schools

Computer Core, Alexandria City Public Schools (ACPS), and the Alexandria Redevelopment Housing Authority (ARHA) combined efforts this April and May to offer a six-week hands-on course in computers.    This course introduced fourteen ACPS parents to the basic skills needed to use a computer, including email, internet, google docs and sheets, and Blackboard. ACPS’ Family and Community[…]

UCM Teams Up With CORE

For two years CORE has offered a 6-month program at Gum Springs Community Center in partnership with Fairfax County giving CORE students access to a modern computer lab in that community and allowing Fairfax County to increase their lab’s impact. Another group became interested in this arrangement – starting this year United Community Ministries (UCM)[…]