Mary M. Gates Learning Center
ABOUT THE MARY M. GATES LEARNING CENTER
In the heart of historic Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, just minutes from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and downtown Washington, D.C., the Mary M. Gates Learning Center (MGLC) provides a comfortable and convenient space for community leaders, partners, and members of the general public to come together, collaborate, and innovate.
INTERESTED IN HOSTING AN EVENT?
The Mary M. Gates Learning Center can accommodate these event types and more:
WHY CHOOSE THE MGLC?
The Mary M. Gates Learning Center is an affiliate of United Way, whose mission is to advance the common good by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world. As a conferencing and networking facility with a technological infrastructure that fosters creative learning, the MGLC serves the United Way system, our community partners, and worldwide stakeholders by providing them tools for building skills to address growing societal challenges.
"While I planned the event from a distance, the MGLC staff were admirably welcoming, prompt and thorough in responding to my many questions. Our staff were well prepared with all the logistical information and setup they needed, so they were able to focus on facilitating the training."
"The facilities at the Mary Gates Learning Center are excellent for our meetings with their large room and smaller breakout rooms. The staff are always helpful in working with us in the lead-up to our event and on the day, providing us with terrific advice and support."
"The MGLC provides a high-quality, modern meeting space that is ideal for our senior-level government symposiums. The technology options provide us with flexibility to host events large and small and provide a great experience for all of our participants time and again."
The Mary M. Gates Learning Center has received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification.