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Waters-Ward Third Annual Fundraiser for Children's Law Center Held at Boffi Georgetown

Waters-Ward Third Annual Fundraiser for Children's Law Center Held at Boffi Georgetown

Attendees enjoyed Praline Bakery & Bistro sweets, Black Elk wine and light bites in the beautiful Italian kitchen and bath showroom.

Jessica Waters, assistant professor in the Department of Justice, Law & Society at American University, along with her husband Doug Ward, held a fundraiser for the Children's Law Center (CLC), www.childrenslawcenter.org, at Boffi Georgetownwww.boffigeorgetown.com, 3320 M St. NW in Cady's Alley on Saturday evening, November 3rd.

Legends Knock out Abuse and Fight for Children with DC's Signature Charity Events

Legends Knock out Abuse and Fight for Children with DC's Signature Charity Events

Super storm Sandy may have put a damper on Halloween but not so much on the annual Knock Out Abuse (KOA) and Fight for Children "Fight Night" events that raise millions of dollars each year in DC.  Fight Night again raised a fortune for Fight for Children, the nonprofit that helps DC kids receive a great education and stay healthy so they can learn.

Red Cross: Have a Happy and Safe Halloween With These Tips

Red Cross: Have a Happy and Safe Halloween With These Tips

 

The following information was sent to us by Cheryl Kravitz: 

 

Seniors Host Fashion Show Benefitting Alzheimer’s Disease Research

Seniors Host Fashion Show Benefitting Alzheimer’s Disease Research

A dozen female models, volunteers ages 65 through 90, will walk the Fall Fashion Show runway Wed., Oct. 17, at 2 p.m. at Asbury Methodist Village’s Rosborough Cultural Arts and Wellness Center. The show benefits the Alzheimer’s Association, and afterwards, attendees can “shop” for modeled clothes and accessories.

Join WUSA-TV & Walk To End Breast Cancer

Join WUSA-TV & Walk To End Breast Cancer

 

As many of you know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We all have been touched by this disease indirectly or directly including JC Hayward, and it's for this reason that WUSA-TV and JCHAYWARD.COM wants to make a difference in the community by walking towards a cure.

WUSA-TV will be walking and raising money in October for our local American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event, which takes place on Saturday, October 20 at 10 a.m. at the National Sylvan Theater on the National Mall in D.C.

Walk to honor breast cancer survivors and remember our loved ones who lost their battle.

Runners In Undies Fight Colon Cancer This Weekend

Runners In Undies Fight Colon Cancer This Weekend

 

The following information was sent to us by Bill Bradley: 

 

The Undy 5000 5K Run/Walk to fight colon cancer will return to Washington, D.C. for the third consecutive year. The event will take place at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 29 at Rock Creek Park. Participants are encouraged to run in their underwear as a tongue-in-cheek reference to the area affected by colon cancer.

WUSA 9 News Anchor Lesli Foster Emcees 2012 Business Conference & Expo

WUSA 9 News Anchor Lesli Foster Emcees 2012 Business Conference & Expo

The following information is from Denise Roberts: 

 

LARGO, MD – WUSA 9 Evening News Anchor Lesli Foster will serve as mistress of ceremonies for the 2012 Prince George’s County Business Conference and Expo hosted by the Prince George’s County Minority Business Development Division (MBDD) and Prince George’s County Public Schools on Friday, September 28 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Upper Marlboro.