Tag Archives: Community Relations Commission

Four Arlington Students Surprised with Scholarships for Acts of Kindness

Kindness paid off for four Arlington high school students who were each surprised with $1,000 scholarships while being recognized for their volunteer work on and off campus. The City of Arlington’s Community Relations Commission, which is championing the City’s Kindness Initiative, presented each of the deserving students with an award Wednesday…

Act of Kindness: Republic Services Donates Children’s Bikes to Arlington

More than 20 children in the Arlington community will receive new bicycles for free this summer thanks to the generosity of Republic Services employees. The company, which collects garbage and recycling in the City of Arlington and operates the City’s landfill, donated 21 colorful youth bicycles to the Arlington Police Department…

Spotlight Random Acts of Kindness in Community Through Ask Arlington App

Did a stranger lend a helping hand when you were stranded on the side of the road or surprise you by paying for your coffee or dinner? We want to hear about it! The City of Arlington is launching a new initiative aimed at promoting and showcasing kindness in our…

New Community Relations Commission Aims to Promote Kindness in Neighborhoods

The Arlington City Council recently relaunched the Community Relations Commission, now a 15-member group representative of the growing diversity of The American Dream City.“I love this city because its diversity is apparent everywhere I go,” says Devan Allen, who serves as Commission Chairperson. The City Council will work with the Commission to…