Community’s Choice for the Week of August 21st 2016

 Human Wealth Expo

Be a part of the solution. Join Diversity Theatre Company for its Human Wealth Expo August 28th in Silver Spring. www.diversitytheatre.org


Fundraiser

Support those with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Attend a fundraiser sponsored by My Own Place Inc. August 26th at Cabin John Regional Park. www.myownplaceinc.org


Dental Health

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


Kankouran

Get into the beat. Join Kankouran for it’s 33rd Anniversary National African Dance and Drum Conference and Concert September 3rd at Lisner Auditorium in NW. www.kankouran.org


Vote

No more excuses. It’s easier than ever to register to vote. WHUR reminds you to get educated, get registered, and then get to the polls.


Immunizations

It’s school time. Howard University Faculty Practice Plan is conducting back to school physicals and immunizations every Saturday during the month of August. 202-865-2111.


Diabetes Classes

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


Cancer Volunteers

Volunteers are needed to drive cancer patients to treatment. To help out, contact the American Cancer Society. www.cancer.org

Renee Nash


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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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