Comfort Cases…Packing Party Held November 21st – Volunteer through SignupGenius link below!

The Comfort Cases packing party will be held on Saturday, November 21st, from 9:00am-1:00pm at the Community Center. Due to the restrictions required by the state, the number of volunteer spots is limited, so hurry and sign up now at the blue link above be part of this amazing event that helps children in foster care! Comfort Cases Flyer>> Questions? Contact julie@broadlandshoa.com.

HOW TO DONATE…

  1. Drop off donations at the Nature Center at 21907 Claiborne Pkwy on the left side patio in the bin labeled Comfort Cases by November 20th. Or drop off at Packing Party event on November 21st from 9-1pm at the Community Center at 43004 Waxpool Rd.
  2. Or purchase donations through the Amazon Wish List so they are received by November 20th: www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/3LDQDIN17CXFS?ref_=wl_share and have it shipped to: Broadlands Community Outreach c/o Julie/Comfort Cases at 21907 Claiborne Parkway, Ashburn VA 20148
  3. Or make a monetary donation: Make a monetary donation directly to Comfort Cases: comfortcases.org/broadlands ($45 buys a fully completed backpack filled with essential items.)

Community Outreach

Broadlands supports its residents and surrounding communities through a variety of community outreach programs. If your organization is interested in partnering or sponsoring an event, or if you would just like to volunteer, please contact Julie Holstein at julie@broadlandshoa.com or (703) 520-9904.

Photo Disclaimer: By registering for and/or attending any Broadlands Association, Inc. event I understand that publicity photographs and/or videos may be taken during the event and my or my child’s likeness may appear in these images. By registering for and/or attending the event, I hereby give permission that photos and/or videos containing my likeness may be used for publicity or general information purposes including, but not limited to, publication on the Broadlands website or other publicity, whether in print or electronic mediums, which may be seen by the general public. Broadlands Association, Inc. will not seek any further permission nor provide any notification before using such images.

2023 OUTREACH PROJECTS & EVENTS

Questions? Contact Julie@broadlandshoa.com

5th Annual Comfort Cases Drive. Donation Collections starts March 1 and goes through April 22.

Donate today to fill a backpack with comfort and personal care items for youth entering the Foster Care System. Eliminate trash bags to carry their belongings and show kids “THEY MATTER”. Needed items: backpacks, blankets, toothpaste & toothbrush, shampoo & body wash, and more!! See donation list link in #2 below. NEW ITEMS only!

There are three ways to donate and support Comfort Cases:

  1. Donate by purchasing items through our “Amazon Wish List”:
    • Visit Amazon Wish List for Comfort Cases and ship to Broadlands Community Outreach c/o Julie/Comfort Cases at 21907 Claiborne Parkway, Broadlands VA, 20148.
  2. Purchase items from the “What’s in a Comfort Case” on the donation list:  
    • Click list at broadlandshoa.org/donate-list for help on what to donate. Drop items off in bins behind the HOA office building at 21907 Claiborne Parkway, Broadlands VA 20148.  Bins are located on the back left porch. Individual and bulk items accepted (such as cases of toothpaste and shampoo!)
  3. Contact one of our partners to donate at their drop off sites:

Collected items may be dropped off  in the bins behind the HOA Office building at 21907 Claiborne Parkway (refer to #2) OR bring your donation to the Broadlands Truck Show the day of the event, Saturday April 22nd. See Broadlandshoa.org/outreach for details on the Truck Show Event. Questions? Contact Julie@broadlandshoa.com


Help reduce food insecurity in the Dulles South area…Drop off at the HOA!

Non-perishables only please! A list of acceptable foods and what is most needed can be found at dsfp.org/donate-food.

Food can be dropped off Tue, Wed and Thu, 11:00am-2:00pm at the HOA office at 21907 Claiborne Parkway. Please knock on the front door when you arrive. Or you may send an email to Julie@broadlandshoa.com to schedule another drop off time.


Plastic Bag Recycling Program

Drop off your plastic bags at the entrance to HOA office building at 21907 Claiborne Parkway. Please do not include plastics that we cannot recycle. Please review the program guidelines FAQ’s. Plastics will be thrown in the trash if they do not fall within our guidelines.


PAST OUTREACH EVENTS

2022 National Night Out in Broadlands

2020 National Night Out

Briar Woods High School Staff giving a shout out to their ALL STAR students! Watch Video>>

Comfort Cases – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

WE NEED YOU!!! VOLUNTEER AT BRIAR WOODS HIGH SCHOOL THIS WEEKEND TO SORT AND PACK DONATIONS AND MAKE A CHILD’S OUTLOOK A LITTLE BRIGHTER.

  • Organizing Donations on: Sat, November 10, 9:00 am at Briar Woods High School (cafeteria)

  • Packing Party on: Sun, November 11, 9:00am at Briar Woods High School cafeteria (cafeteria)

Show your spirit for this great cause and purchase a Comfort Case charity t-shirt >>Comfort Cases T-Shirt Order Form T-shirts will also be available for purchase on Saturday and Sunday, $10 ea.

Comfort Cases is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides children, ages 0-18 who are in the foster care system, with a bag filled with essential needs as well as comfort items. The Broadlands Outreach Program together with BWHS FBLA are working together to spread the word on this very important cause. Check out their VIDEO

Please contact julie@broadlandshoa.com for questions and to volunteer