Lorton Community Action Center (LCAC)


EIN: 51-0181451 | CFC Number: 58126

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Lorton Community Action Center

Our Cause

LCAC enhances the quality of life of residents of southeastern Fairfax County by providing food and other basic needs, and self-sufficiency programs through the generous support of our community.



Our Impact

LCAC was founded in 1975.

Highlights of LCAC’s Impact in the most recent fiscal year in addition to food distribution include Emergency rental/utility assistance (aiding 982 individuals); new backpacks and school supplies to help prepare for the upcoming school year (to over 600 eligible students); Thanksgiving food and/or holiday food and gifts (to 1,480 individuals); and provision of job readiness skills trainings and ESOL classes.


*Ranges calculated below based on payroll deductions from 24-26 total paychecks in a year.

How Your Workplace Donations & Matching Gifts Make a Difference:

$100 - $250

Total Annual Pledge

($5 - $10 per pay period)

More than a hundred meals for individuals who are food insecure or a month of home delivery of food for a senior.


$250 - $650

Total Annual Pledge

($15 - $25 per pay period)

More than 250 meals for individuals who are food insecure or home delivery for three months for a home-bound senior


$780 - $1300

Total Annual Pledge

($30 - $50 per pay period)

500 meals for individuals who are food insecure or home delivery for six months for a home-bound senior


Our Stories

January is National Poverty in America Awareness Month

January 12, 2023

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National Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week

October 25, 2022

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The Critical Ways America’s Charities’ Nonprofit Members are Helping Communities Respond to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic

March 18, 2020

Nonprofits are the backbone of our communities – some more visible than others in their impact and the needs they meet. While COVID-19, otherwise known…

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Human Services

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