04 May 2017

Volunteering & Giving:

A Benefit to Stop Batten Disease, Dock5 at Union Market

Help this DC Native raise $4M to fund research and start a clinical trial to halt Batten Disease.


17 Apr 2017

Volunteering & Giving:

The DC Duck Race is Happening Soon: Be a DUCK SUPPORTER

The DC Duck Race is happening Saturday, May 6, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Yards Park. This event needs your help! An event to raise funds for local non-profits, the race itself is simple: Toy ducks are lined up in a contained area on the Anacostia River and…. well, they float! […]


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 […]


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