TAKING IT TO THE STREETS – WK: 3/18/14
TUESDAY: March 18, 2014
Today’s Guest: Rushern Baker III – Prince George’s County Executive
Prince George’s County will launch their “Youth at Work, Summer Youth Enrichment Program” for 2014, which will provide career development, job readiness training, and employment opportunities this summer. Application acceptance periods vary, but the deadline to apply for county government jobs is Friday, March 21, 2014. For more information, log onto www.princegeorgescountymd.gov.
WEDNESDAY: March 19TH, 2014
Today’s Guest: Davey Yarborugh – Artistic Director for the People’s Jazz Society
The People’s Jazz Society is hosting, “In Their Own Words,” featuring The Ben Secundy Trio. The event will take place on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at the People’s Congregational United Church of Christ, located at 4704 13th Street, N.W., in Washington DC. The event starts at 3 pm. Refreshments will be served. For more information you can log onto the church website at peoplechurchucc.org.
THURSDAY: March 20th, 2014
Today’s Guests: Candy Duncan – Leukemia Ball Senior Co-Chair
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is hosting a Leukemia Ball on Saturday March 22, 2014, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in an effort to raise 3 million dollars. Huey Lewis & the News perform live at this event; and purchasing a $100 ticket will give you a chance to win a Mercedes Benz. All proceeds will go towards the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s cancer research and patient programs. For more information about this black-tie event, simply log onto www.leukemiaball.org.