Outreach Programs

The Northern Virginia Bead Society is very proud to include in its mission an opportunity to connect members with several Outreach Programs that benefit the greater Washington DC community.

Annual Events:

Thank you Soft Flex!!

For donating the wire to make all our charitable projects possible!

2019 Annual Bead Auction

Thank you to all our volunteers for the auction. All of you made this fundraiser a success. We were able to sell a grand total of over $1760 including presales. We have more than doubled our grand total last year. We will be placing some items on sale on the website and at our meetings!

Also, thank you to the members that attended and bidded on the offered items.

Marilu Del Carpio, Outreach Chair

Would you like to make a donation to NVBS?

NVBS sends a Warm Heart-Felt Thank You to all of our patrons for your generous donations!

We also accept donations anytime, Thank you!

January – Bead Blast NVBS Outreach Project

Members get together to make jewelry that is donated to:

Dress for Success


Prom Jewelry / Diva Central


The Northern Virginia Bead Society’s Philanthropic Impact


Girls Scouts Leader/Mom Beading Workshop

An Event hosted by Members for Girls Scouts and Leader/Mom participate in Jewelry Workshops

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Summer Months

June Is For…Outreach!!!

Beading together for Outreach. Members get together early in the summer to make jewelry to donate to our Outreach Programs benefitting:

Dress for Success


Fairfax Prom/Diva Program

Throughout the year, members take materials and continue making jewelry for the programs we support.


Children’s Hospital November, 2017

Received Certificate of Appreciation from Children’s Hospital Foundation Board of Directors of Children’s National Health System and NVBS is a member of The Children’s National Circles of Leadership

Letter of Appreciation

Certificate of Appreciation


Additional Programs & Organizations NVBS Members Participate in:

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