Get Involved

ECHO depends upon the support of interested members of the community who want to invest in the lives of men and women with intellectual and developmental disabilities.


Please check out our “Focus on the Future” campaign for the most up-to-date information on how you can best support ECHO:

Join the ECHO Advocacy Team

Interested in shaping the future for people with disabilities? Join the ECHO Advocacy Team!

  • Speak at County Budget Hearings
  • Write your Members of Congress
  • And more…

Please contact Jenifer Liberi at (571) 707-8271 to learn more.

Work for ECHO

ECHO is growing in dynamic ways and we recognize that the right people, offering their ideas and expertise, will enable us to continue our success. We offer excellent benefits & compensation, career development, and rewards & recognition. Please consider joining our team – you can search job openings here.

Shop at the Blossom & Bloom Thrift Shop

Blossom & Bloom Thrift Shop is an all-volunteer organization that benefits people with disabilities as all store proceeds go to ECHO and LARC The Arc of Loudoun. It is located at 110 West Market Street, Leesburg, VA 20176.  Store hours are 10AM -4PM, Tuesday through Saturday. They welcome donations and volunteers and can be reached at 703-777-3286.

Become an ECHO Ambassador

A few hours a week can make a difference. Volunteer in one or more of the following areas:

  • Help plan and run the Annual ECHO Tennis Classic which takes place each June
  • Volunteer for the Annual Tour de ECHO Bike Fundraiser which will take place each September.
  • Offer your time to help with jobs such as painting and moving furniture at ECHO.

Please contact Erica Lengermann at or (571) 707-8248 for more information.

Online – Good Search/Good Shop is a Yahoo-powered search engine that donates half its advertising revenue, about a penny per search, to the charities its users designate. Use it just as you would any search engine, get quality results from Yahoo, and ECHO will earn a donation every time you search. is a online shopping mall which donates up to 37 percent of each purchase to your favorite charity. Hundreds of great stores including Amazon, Target, Gap, Best Buy, ebay, Macy’s and Barnes & Noble have teamed up with GoodShop and every time you place an order, you’ll be supporting ECHO.


Add Goodsearch to your toolbar or make your homepage and be sure to select ECHOcas the charity you want to support. And don’t forget to spread the word!

Employ ECHO Services

As a business owner you can benefit from employing reliable workers through ECHO’s on-site services or utilizing many of our other production services.

Online – AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support ECHO every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the same prices, selection and shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate .5% of the purchase price to ECHO. Just visit and select ECHO as your charity.

You can now buy items for ECHO! Just visit this page to view our wish list.


Non-monetary donations to ECHO help provide more opportunities for people with disabilities as well as strengthen our program services. Please visit for more information.