23 Mar 2017

Volunteering & Giving:

Help Send The Blue and White Marching Band to NOLA!

The Blue and White Marching Band from Eastern High School has always been one of my favorite groups in local parades. The group is raising money for a trip to New Orleans to learn about the city’s rich musical history and to tour the prestigious HBCU Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  While on campus, […]


27 Feb 2017

Kids:

Help the Payne Robotics Club go to the VEX IQ WORLDS Challenge!

The Payne Robotics club with teacher Shanita Henson. Photo by María Helena Carey Back at the beginning of the 2016-17 school year, Shanita Henson, a science teacher at Payne Elementary School, agreed to head an after-school robotics club at the school. DCPS obtained several VEX robotics kits, and thanks to parent involvement, Payne was one of […]


15 Feb 2017

Shopping:

Supporting Your [Capitol Hill] Village

Alleviate your mid-winter ennui with online shopping to support a great community cause. Capitol Hill Village’s online auction is off with a roar – they are adding new items daily! Go now and start shopping. Proceeds go to support CHV’s programs for seniors on Capitol Hill. Why? Because online auctions are like the modern bake sale (although […]


02 Nov 2016

Sponsored Post:

Sponsor a Ward 6 Family This Holiday Season

The Edgewood/Brookland Family Support Collaborative (E/BFSC) is a community-based, non-profit organization whose mission is to strengthen families, and build vibrant communities within the District of Columbia. Each year, E/BFSC hosts a Holiday Campaign in which we ask for support to ensure families living in our community have a successful holiday season. We are currently in […]


19 Sep 2016

Volunteering & Giving:

Last Week to Buy Literary Feast Tickets!

Get your tickets today for one of the most neighborly social fundraisers on the Hill. And hurry- ticket sales close Sunday the 23rd and the event always sells out! On October 22, thirty-seven Capitol Hill homes will be opening their doors for a book-themed dinner… from Hemingway to Dr. Seuss, and everything in between. Each dinner […]


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