Community’s Choice for the Week of July 30th 2017

Cellphones Needed

The Prince George County Family Justice Center, an initiative of the Circuit Court, is in need of cellphones to help victims of domestic violence. Donate today. 301-780 – 8008.


Male Wellness Wall

The 3rd Annual National African American Male Wellness 5k Walk and Run is August 5th. The fun kicks off at McKinley Tech High School. www.aawalk.org


Back to School Festival

Help youth get into the school state of mind. Join WHUR and the Greater Washington Urban League for our 2017 Health and Wellness Back 2 School Festival August 12th at the Urban League in NW. www.gwul.org


Housing Discrimination

Did you know that disability is the most commonly reported form of housing discrimination? If you have been a victim, contact Housing Counseling Services, Inc. 202-667-7337.


HU Physicals

Howard University Faculty Practice Plan is offering back to school physicals and immunizations every Saturday from 8am to 12pm through out the month of August. Walk-ins are welcomed. 202-865-2111.


Foster Parents

You can raise hope and foster dreams. Become a foster parent with the National Center for Children and Families. www.nccf-cares.org


SWAC Cookout

Enjoy a day of food, games, and family fun. Come out August 19th to the Metro Washington DC Alumni Chapters of the Southwestern Athletic Conference Cookout at Fort Hunt State Park in Alexandria. 859-806-7564


Taste of World Festival

Get your taste buds ready. Join the DC Department of Parks and Recreation for its Taste of the World Festival August 26th at Emery Heights Recreation Center in NW. www.dpr.dc.gov

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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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