Entries by Jennifer Mora Zuniga

Winter 2018 Electronic Newsletter

Could you pass the Citizenship Test? BEACON Students Can! Meet Some & Try It for Yourself. Help BEACON Students Build a Future of Hope: Double Your Donation – Join the Match Campaign Today! BEACON provides literacy and citizenship classes to an average 350 adult learners each year. A generous donor has pledged to match contributions […]

BEACON Fall 2017 Appeal

Dear BEACON friend, In Beijing, Zhang was a high level manager at a financial company. Now residing in Manassas, she’s devoting time to learning English so she’ll be hired for a job in her field. “Studying English is my job now.” Lucia practiced law in Peru. “The justice system was corrupt. We have no good […]

BEACON Fall Appeal

Dear BEACON friend: “I can’t believe I did it. When I came here I didn’t have any education; this is what is beautiful about America, I am doing many things now, I have a good job, and I can get an education.” Maria is BEACON’s latest inductee into US Citizenship. She came to the United […]

Community Foundation Announces BEACON as grant recipient

Community Foundation Awards one of the Largest Grants Pools in the Region Supporting Critical Community Needs 2016 Community Investment Grant Cycle Awards Over $380,000 to 36 Local Nonprofits  Oakton, VA (February 18, 2016) – The Community Foundation announced the winners of its 2016 Community Investment Grants today. The largest and most competitive discretionary grant cycle […]