Community’s Choice for the Week of June 18th, 2017

Pep Rally for Peace

Help end homelessness in the DMV. Join Pep Rally for Peace In the Streets for its 12th Annual Feed the Homeless Community Awareness 5K Walk July 8th at Hains Point. www.prpis.org


Dance-A-Thon

Get your party on. Attend the Day to Remember Dance-A-Thon June 24th at Celebration Church in Columbia, Maryland. Proceeds benefit the Alzheimer’s Association. www.akaiotalambdaomega.org


Scholarship Fundraiser

The National Alumnae Association of Spelman College is hosting its annual scholarship fundraiser June 24th at Ten Oaks Ballroom in Clarksville. naascolumbiamaryland@gmail.com


Human Trafficking

Human Trafficking is a serious problem. Help be a part of the solution. Sign up today for the Freedom Happens Now 5k walk June 24th at Tysons Corner Center Plaza. www.polarisproject.org/freedom5k.


Training Source

Grab your bowling gear and join support Training Source at its annual Bowl-A-Thon fundraiser June 24th at AMF Capital Plaza. www.thetrainingsource.org


Fatherhood Conference

June is Men’s Health Month. Join the Office of the DC Attorney General for its Fatherhood Conference and Men’s Health Fair June 24th for a day of health screenings at the Rise Center in SE. 202-727-3400.


HBCU Walk

Get your walking shoes and support black colleges and universities. Come out to the 5th Annual 5k Run Walk HBCU Alumni Community Day June 24th at Howard University. www.dchbcu.org


Summer Party

Enjoy an evening of fun. Come out July 8th for the 6th Annual Scholarship Summer Party hosted by Iota Phi Theta Fraternity at the Elks Lodge in Temple Hills. www.iotaphitheta.org


Health Fair & Open House

Bring the entire family and enjoy a day of free health service, food, music, and more at the Health Fair and Open House at the Port Towns Family Health & Wellness Center.  The event takes place Saturday, June 24th from 10am to 3pm.  www.awpli.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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