Community’s Choice for the Week of December 1, 2013

International Bazaar

The University of Maryland Pre-College Programs presents its International Bazaar Saturday, December 14th at the Silver Spring Civic Center at 9am.


VA Benefits Seminar

The Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System is hosting a VA Health Care Enrollment, Eligibility, and Veterans Benefits Seminar at the Baltimore VA Medical Center Monday, December 9th from 9am to 12:15pm.  The program is free.  800-949-1003.


Holiday Gala

Hands Helping Healing Hands, Inc. is hosting a Red Diamond Holiday Gala fundraiser Friday, December 13th from 7pm to 11pm at Greenbelt Marriott.


Shop and Slot

Capitol Hill Supportive Services Program, Inc. is hosting a Hop On the Bus Shop and Do the Slot Saturday, December 7th.  Pick up at 8am & drop off at 12am at the Largo Town Center. Shop at Tanger Outlet & Slot at Delaware Park Casino.  202-675-0510.


Faces of Prison System

London Bridgez, Inc. presents the “Affected Faces of the Prison System” Saturday, December 7th from 11am to 2pm at the Temple of Praise in SE.


HU Public Charter School

The Howard University Public Charter Middle School is hosting its Annual Open House Saturday, December 14th at 1pm.  Applications will be on hand.  202-806-7725.


Holiday Pajama Drive

DC Holiday Pajama Drive for foster care youth is going on now through December 10th.  Pajamas for youth of all ages from 2-to-18 are needed.


Holiday Project

Bring the spirit of the holiday to those who might not have a celebration.  Support the Holiday Project of the National Capital Area in visiting the sick and shut in.