Community’s Choice for the Week of August 14th 2016

Kohls Care Dental Health

Good dental habits help kids grow up stronger. Find tips and schedule a check-up at www.childrensnational.org/kohlscare


Rally 4 Refuguees

Spread the word. The DC Rally 4 Refugees is August 28th at the Sylvan Theater on the grounds of the Washington Monument. www.dcrally4refugees.com


Diabetes

Change your lifestyle. Change your life. Learn how to prevent or control diabetes. Free sessions begin this month in District Heights. www.collinswellnesscenter.org


Immunizations and Physicals

Get your youth ready for school. Howard University Faculty Practice Plan is conducting back to school physicals and immunizations every Saturday during the month of August. 202-865-2111.


Chuck Brown Day

Celebrate the life and legacy of Chuck Brown. The 2nd Annual Chuck Brown Day is August 20th at Chuck Brown Memorial Park in NE. The event is free.


Film Festival

Grab the popcorn and enjoy the African Diaspora International Film Festival from August 19th thru 21st at the Marvin Center in NW. www.nyadiff.org


Back to School Supply Giveaway

Enjoy a fun day for the entire family August 20th at the Ocase Foundation’s Annual Backpack School Supply Giveaway. It takes place at Rita’s Water Ice in NE. www.ocasefoundation.org

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Renee Nash, Director of Information and Public Affairs for WHUR, is a well-respected journalist who has covered a range of issues from local and national politics, to healthcare reform and civil rights. She has also spearheaded numerous award-winning projects including radiothons, town hall meetings and food and clothing drives. Over her 25-year career at WHUR, she has been a writer, reporter, producer and anchor. Renee serves on the boards of many organizations including the Edith P. Wright Breast Cancer Foundation and Sisters of Hope. She is the proud mom of Dominique and Delante.

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