Community’s Choice for Week of May 29th, 2016

Clothing Drive

Flipz Transitions presents its 2016 1st Annual Clothing Drive Saturday, June 4th from 11am to 4pm at Takoma Park Field in NW.

Delta Health Event

The Potomac Valley Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority invites you to its Healthy Aging, Live Long, Living Well Health Symposium June 4th from 11:30am to 3pm at the Rosborough Cultural Arts and Wellness Center on the Ashbury Campus in Gaithersburg, MD.  www.dstpvac.oorg

Housing Expo

Get in the Housing Know. Attend the 8th Annual DC Housing Expo and Home Show June 11th and the Washington Convention Center.


Iron 2 Iron 4 Women Inc. presents its Glitz ‘N Glam 2016 Women’s Entrepreneur Awards Gala and Business Showcase June 18th at Ridgely’s Run Center in Jessup.

Class Reunion

Reconnect with friends. Come out to the Alumni cookout June 11th for the Eastern High School Class of 1971. The fun kicks off at River Terrace Park in NE. 301-868-8851.


The Prince William County NAACP presents Empowerment thru Unity 2016 Freedom Fund Banquet June 11th at Hylton Memorial Performing Arts Center.

Zeta Phi Beta

Help teens develop technology skills for college and beyond. Attend the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority’s Stems to Success Seminar June 4th at Nannie Lee Recreation Center in Alexandria.

Summer Reading

Grab the kids and join Anacostia Library for its Summer Reading Kickoff June 4th. There’s also a free book giveaway.


The 13th Annual Juneteenth Heritage Celebration is June 18th. It’s hosted by the Unified Committee for Afro-American Contributions.

Alpha Phi Alpha

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity invites you to a Night of Merit and Memories June 11th at the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner. 703-847-5000.


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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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