Community’s Choice for the Week of May 20th, 2018

Health Careers

Are you interested in a career in health? The National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions is hosting a Health Careers Fair June 30th at the Courtyard – Overflow Hotel in NW. www.naahp.org


NAACP Gala

The Prince George’s County NAACP invites you to its Gala June 8th at the Camelot by Martins in Upper Marlboro. Guest Speaker is Judge Greg Mathis.


FBCG Health Fair

Light up your health. Come out June 2nd for the 25th Annual Health Fair at First Baptist Church of Glenarden. There will be activities for the entire family. www.fbcglenarden.org


Caribbean Festival

Get a taste of the Caribbean. The 2018 Caribbean Heritage Festival is June 2nd at the Bladensburg Waterfront Park. www.caribbeancouncil.org


Juneteenth

Unified Committee for Afro-American Contributions commemorates Juneteenth with a day of education, poetry, music, and more June 16th at Lancaster Park in Saint Mary’s County. www.ucaconline.org


Employment Seminar

Do you have questions about employment? The Montgomery County Office of Human Rights is hosting a free employment seminar May 31st at the Silver Spring Civic building. 240-777-8479.


Help for Renters

Are you renting in Maryland? Low-income renters may qualify for state help to pay your rent. www.hiphomes.org


100 Black Women

The deadline is fast approaching to apply for the micro-grant program sponsored by The National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. DC Chapter. Applications are due June 3rd. www.ncbwdc.org/microgrant

 

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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