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15 Dec ECHO Needs Your Help!

By now you probably know that the mission of Every Citizen Has Opportunities, Inc. (ECHO) is to empower individuals with disabilities to achieve their optimal level of personal, social and economic success. Your support means so much to our participants and their families. With our...

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28 Nov Give Back This Tuesday!

Join the movement & give back November 29th, 2016 Last year, more than 45,000 organizations in 71 countries came together to celebrate #GivingTuesday. Since its founding in 2012, #GivingTuesday has inspired giving around the world, resulting in greater donations, volunteer hours, and activities that bring about real...

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07 Nov ECHO Cardio Team runs the AS5K

Congratulations to Brian and Zach for winning 5th place in the AS5K this past weekend! The ECHO Cardio Team was developed to enable interested ECHO employees to be more active and have fun while representing ECHO in the community. We had six people, including family...

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24 Oct Retirement Party for Bill Haney, Former ECHO CEO

Congratulations to Bill Haney, former CEO, who celebrated his recent retirement from ECHO after 33 years of service to the organization during a party this past Friday. As David Ludwig, Chairman of the ECHO Board of Directors has previously stated, “Bill’s contributions to ECHO over the past years...

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26 Sep German Armed Forces Command Oktoberfest

Thanks to the German Armed Forces Command for another great Oktoberfest! Each year proceeds from German Beer Night go to ECHO and three other charities. It was a great event, with free-flowing beer and endless Bratwurst, schnitzel, sauerkraut and strudle, not to mention entertainment by the...

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12 Sep 20th Annual Opportunities Open

Please join us Monday, October 3, 2016 at River Creek Club in Leesburg, VA for the 20th Annual Opportunities Open presented by the Rotary Club of Dulles International Airport. Since inception this event has raised over $500,000 for local charities dedicated to helping make a...

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08 Sep Direct Support Professionals Week

Governor McAulliffe has proclaimed the Week of September 11th as Direct Support Professionals Week in the Commonwealth. Thank you to the Governor for recognizing that DSPs are integral to ECHO's efforts in providing services to the community. Here's a link to a copy of the Proclamation:...

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29 Apr Dulles Greenway Drive for Charity Day May 19th

Save the date - Thursday, May 19th, 2016 for the 11th Annual Drive For Charity By the Dulles Greenway All tolls collected between midnight Wednesday, May 18th and midnight Thursday, May 19th will be donated to 6 Loudoun County charities. Loudoun Abused Women's Shelter Fresh Air/Full Care  Loudoun Wildlife conservancy Dulles Greenway...

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