NEWS: SCAN to Host Nurturing Parenting Training
July 15, 2016
Join SCAN for a Nurturing Parenting Programs Three Day Seminar & Facilitator Training with Stephen J Bavolek, Ph.D., author of the Nurturing Parenting Programs®
- Dates: August 9-11, 2016
- Registration Deadline: Tuesday, July 26, 2016
- Cost: $300 per person ($280 per person for groups of 5 or more)
- Location: First Christian Church of Alexandria* (new location) 2723 King St, Alexandria, VA
- Times: 8:30 to 9:00 Sign-in (first day only) 9:00 to 4:00 training with one hour break for lunch (on your own)
NEWS: SCAN Croquet Day Raises Over $40,000 for Prevention
June 6, 2016
Over 200 team members, families and volunteers enjoyed SCAN’s 4th Annual Croquet Day at Hensley Park this month, raising more than $40,000 for the organization’s child abuse prevention programs in Alexandria and across Northern Virginia.The tournament was led by Bob Kroeger—otherwise known as “Croquet Bob”—who was inducted into the Croquet Hall of Fame in 1999.
Presenting sponsors Dave Cleary and Marc and Leana Katz were joined by more than 30 individuals and local businesses including Access National Bank and McEnearney Associates. Food trucks were provided by District Taco and Rocklands Barbecue, while live music came courtesy of Two Blue. The “5 Ps” Team won first place in the tournament, led by Paul Davis, incoming president of SCAN’s Council of Young Professionals.
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NEWS: Del. Mark Levine Attends Strengthening Families
May 10, 2016
Virginia Delegate Mark Levine joined parents at SCAN’s Strengthening Families program on May 10th to learn more about the challenges faced by local families, as well discuss as how legislators can be a voice for parents and children in the year ahead. SCAN’s Strengthening Families parenting class series is made possible through a grant from the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth. Learn more about the grant from VFHY here.