Successful Night for Open Arms!

Thank you to all of our guests who came out Friday night to our Gala to celebrate our 10th Anniversary.  It was great night of testimony, of good company, music, and great food at Wolf Trap. Here are just some quick highlights. It was our biggest event yet at 200 guests! Our goal of $30,000 was surpassed! Many of our guests were able to meet

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Let the Bidding Begin! Our First Mobile Auction!

We are so excited to announce that our auction has gone mobile this year! The Silent Auction at the Open Arms 10th Anniversary Gala will be using Handbid – a mobile silent auction platform that allows you to bid from your smartphone.  The best news is, you don’t have to be at the Gala to participate!   The Auction officially opens (insert drum roll

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10 Year Anniversary Party and You’re Invited!

Whether you’ve been a part of the Open Arms family for a long time or you are just checking us out, you are invited to join us at our 10-Year Anniversary Gala! We’ll be joined by three Open Arms missionaries from Brazil to encourage us with their testimonies and be encouraged by our fellowship with them. For 10 years Open Arms has been bringing hope to

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Sterling Park Book Drive a Success!

On June 10th volunteers from Open Arms-Sterling Park, gathered at our local partner church, Sterling Park Baptist (, to sort through the 2,000+ books that were donated in our first Sully Elementary Book Drive. We had a good time dividing books by reading level and even reminiscing over some old classics that had been donated.  On the 13th we delivered the books to the

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Spring Gala 2014 Recap

The Board of Directors and field staff of Open Arms Worldwide would like to thank our sponsors and everyone who attended and worked to make the 2014 Spring Gala a success. On Thursday May 15th we gathered at the Wolf Trap Center for Education in Northern VA for an evening of good food, good music, fellowship and inspiration.  In the process we were able

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Open Arms Gala – In His Image, Children Are: Energetic!

Please join us for the annual Open Arms “In His Image” gala on May 15th!  For more information or to purchase tickets visit the Open Arms REGISTRATION PAGE. Hope to see you there! We reflect our maker, the living God. And because of His goodness and love for all, He instills His own traits in us so that others can know Him more.