Rainbow Center in Haymarket gets $50,000 for campaign

The Rainbow Center, a nonprofit therapeutic riding facility in Haymarket, recently received $50,000 from the Jesse and Rose Loeb Foundation for the Build a Child’s Dream capital campaign.

The campaign is raising funds for an education building at the center, which is expected to cost $432,000.

The center is hosting a fundraising concert for the project. Peter Mayer and Scott Kirby will perform at 7 p.m Saturday at the Tally Ho Theatre in Leesburg. Tickets cost $40; military, veterans, police, firefighters, first responders, teachers and nurses, $20; students and seniors, $15.

For information, visit www.rainbowriding.org or www.tallyholeesburg.com.

Thrift shop opens in Manassas
to benefit SERVE, other groups

Northern Virginia Family Service’s newest thrift store, Save ‘N’ Serve Thrift Shop, opened Wednesday at 10360 Portsmouth Rd., Manassas.

A grand opening is scheduled for 10 a.m. Sept. 28.

The store is open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Donations of new and gently used items will be accepted during business hours.

Revenue from the stores in Manassas, Falls Church and Centreville support programs for families and children, including SERVE in Manassas.

For information, visit www.nvfs.org.

— Compiled by Sarah Lane