Welcome to Ventures In Community

We foster unity in building a better community for the common good of everyone by working together in serving others.

Enter the 2020 MLK Essay Contest

MLK Student Essay Contest

Get Your Entry Forms Here

Cash prizes for best 3 essays. Deadline is Friday January 10, 2020

Contest Rules (pdf)


Release Form (pdf)


Concert and Essay Reading

VIC's Annual MLK Celebration

VIC’s Annual MLK Celebration 

Local choirs and reading of student essays 

3 pm Saturday January 18, 2020 at Bethlehem Baptist Church

About Us

VIC co-chairs Barbara Sullivan (L), Rev. Dr. Kate Walker (R), County Supervisor Sharon Bulova

How We're Helping

Ventures in Community enables member organizations to coordinate their efforts to help local underserved people.  Our mission: To unite the faith communities and nonprofit organizations of southeast Fairfax County to advocate for and serve those in need.


What We Do

VIC Members share information and help community organizations take action. Our goal is to keep building a better community by collaborating, providing volunteers, and advocating for those needing human services.


Our Vision

We envision a diverse and welcoming community with essential and adequate resources that reach all segments of the population.

Contact Us

Contact Us

Ventures In Community

VIC fosters unity in building a better community. Find out about meetings and opportunities to join in supporting the needs of all our community members.