Exposure through Excellence
Oct
27
10:00 AM10:00

Exposure through Excellence

This event is open to the first 50 middle school students who are interested in taking a deeper dive into the world of S.T.E.M. This two-hour event will provide all participants with an introductory, hands-on and exploratory approach through a rotating breakout session environment. Parents must remain at the facility with their child and refreshments will be available.

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Aug
18
10:00 AM10:00

TGNCK Back to School Community Cook Out and Supply Give Away

  • The Good News Community Kitchen (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Each year TGNCK is dedicated to promoting the importance of education and preparation for an amazing academic school year! We will select a location to host our annual Back to School Community Cook Out where local children and families may enjoy activities, hamburgers, hot dogs, summer time refreshments and take home general school supplies (paper, pencils, erasers, crayons, composition notebooks, folders and gender based/neutral backpacks). This is to ASSIST local families with the cost of school supplies.

We will begin collecting the above listed items June 1, 2018 at our Occoquan Office. 

This community event is FREE. Please come out to show our strength and support for our community families, most importantly our future leaders, to make this event a successful event!

The Location is RIVERMILL PARK. 

Interested in volunteering? Awesome. We need YOU and the following:

  • beef hotdogs
  • hot dog buns
  • hamburger patties
  • hamburger buns
  • cheese
  • lettuce
  • tomatoes
  • condiments
  • bottled water
  • ice 
  • ice coolers
  • juice boxes
  • charcoal
  • paper plates
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Jun
10
2:30 PM14:30

TGNCK Family Portrait Outreach

TGNCK understands that not every family is in a position to allocate funding for family portraits. We are providing families with the opportunity to create their own priceless family portrait. Appointments are approved only in 15 minute increments. Families must arrive dressed and ready to be photographed. Each approved family will receive a soft copy of the selected pose and one 8x10 that will be mailed to them. 

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Trends to Transition: S.M.A.R.T. Goals for Mentoring Women & Girls in Transition
Mar
24
2:00 PM14:00

Trends to Transition: S.M.A.R.T. Goals for Mentoring Women & Girls in Transition

Thanks to our amazing sponsors, 1831 DC, we are hosting a Women's Empowerment strategic planning session...TGNCK style! We need best practices, ideas, methods of approach, and key areas of focus from local positive, successful, and community focused women who care about adding value to and preparing women in transition and our youth for the future. This is a great way to give back, meet similarly situated women, and reclaim your time on a beautiful Saturday!

This event is free. We do ask those in positions to give back to donate GIFT CARDS to assist TGNCK with providing food and/or essential hygiene kits to the elderly, displaced, underserved, unsheltered homeless, survivors of domestic violence and disabled Veterans. 

Please email info@tgnck.org to RSVP...BRING your friends!

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Annual Closure
Dec
16
to Feb 1

Annual Closure

TGNCK operates all year to service those in need throughout Northern Virginia and the Washington, DC Metropolitan. We officially close from mid-December to February 1st, after distributing coats, blankets and Christmas gifts to identified families within our network. For emergencies please email tgnck@outlook.com

In February, TGNCK will resume its mission and conduct business by appointment only. TGNCK is operated by professionals who maintain full-time careers; however, we have mastered a process of responding to all emails and coordinating pick-up and drop-off dates for those in need.  

In the event we overlook or miss your communique, we truly do apologize and ask that you follow-up with us.

 

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Nov
18
10:00 AM10:00

(Thanksgiving Meal in DC) Mobile Meals - Franklin Square, Washington, D.C. Metropolitan

Meet us a t 14th and K Street to set up and serve those in need. Please be present at 9:45am as supplies go very fast.

If you'd like to donate, please bring any of the following items:

Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Chap Stick, Socks, Sanitary Napkins, M/F Deodorant, Hand Sanitizer, Hand Warmers and Baby Wipes (refillable packs).

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Nov
15
6:00 PM18:00

(Thanksgiving in Manassas) Mobile Meals - Manassas

Our Manassas Thanksgiving Team will meet at Jirani Coffeehouse, 9425 West Street, Manassas, VA 20110 to set up and serve those in need. Please be present at 6:30pm as.

If you'd like to donate, please bring any of the following items:

Menu Items:

  • Grilled or Baked Chicken Breasts, Thighs or Legs
  • Baked Macaroni and Cheese 
  • Potato Salad
  • Green Beans
  • Collard Greens
  • Candied Yams
  • Stuffing
  • Hot Cocoa/Beverages
  • Ice
  • Cups/Plates/Forks/Spoons
  • Dessert (Cakes and/or Pies)
  • Dinner Rolls

Please email tgnck@outlook.com to sign up to serve and/or bring a menu item.

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TGNCK Bowling Tournament
Oct
14
1:00 PM13:00

TGNCK Bowling Tournament

Join us for a day that will be memorable, exciting and philanthropic! If you would like to join us, please register by SATURDAY, September 30th.

The winning team will be crowned 2017 TGNCK Bowling Champions, receive a [huge] team trophy, 8-tickets to the 1920's Charity Gala, and their team photo will be published on our website and social media.

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Sep
2
10:00 AM10:00

Mobile Meals - Franklin Square, Washington, D.C. Metropolitan

Meet us a t 14th and K Street to set up and serve those in need. Please be present at 9:45am as supplies go very fast.

If you'd like to donate, please bring any of the following items:

Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Chap Stick, Socks, Sanitary Napkins, M/F Deodorant, Hand Sanitizer, Hand Warmers and Baby Wipes (refillable packs).

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