The Campagna Center 418 S Washington St, Alexandria, VA22314 The Campagna Center gives Alexandria's children resources to ensure they become productive members of the community. It…More offers a series of after-school and other programs to keep kids engaged at the center and throughout the city's public schools. It was originally founded as the Alexandria branch of the YMCA, but evolved into a separate entity with the help of Elizabeth Anne Campagna, the YMCA's director in the 1960s who in turn led the Campagna Center. The center's building sits on a parcel of land originally dedicated by George Washington to the city of Alexandria for the Alexandria Academy, an educational institution.
Metro Herald 901 N Washington St, Alexandria, VA22314 The Metro Herald in Northern Virginia is a weekly publication targeted to minority communities. It's the only…More black-owned newspaper in Arlington, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Stafford, Spotsylvania and Westmoreland counties as well as the cities of Alexandria, Fredericksburg and Richmond. This weekly publication is distributed to the U.S. Congress, local libraries and public school systems as well as county government buildings.