Community’s Choice for Week of 09-02-13

Unity Walk

The Unity in the Community Walk is Friday, September 6th at 6pm.  The walk begins at the United Medical Center Parking Lot in SE.  For more information, call 202-373-5767.

Black Student Fund Fair

The 41st Annual Black Student Fund Fair is Sunday, September 8th from 2pm to 5pm at the Washington Convention Center.  To participate, register at

Delta Sigma Theta College Tour

The Prince George’s County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, is calling on 10th through 12th graders for its annual one-week tour of 15 historically black colleges in November.  To register for the tour, visit or call 301-736-3250.

Sickle Cell Walk

The Stomp Out Sickle Cell Walk is Saturday, September 14th at Freedom Plaza in NW, DC.  To register for the walk and to donate to help fight Sickle Cell, visit

Concerned Black Men

Concerned Black Men is recruiting men of goodwill interested in joining its Prince George’s County Chapter.  The interest meeting is Wednesday, September 4th.

Keepin It Real Youth Rally

The 2nd Annual Keepin It Real Youth Rally is Saturday, September 7th at Great Mills High School in Great Mills, MD. from 4pm to 7pm.  To attend, log on to

Veterans Health Fair

Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System is holding its Open House and Information Fair Saturday, September 14th from 10am to 1pm at the Fort Meade Outpatient Clinic.  To learn more about the fair and to attend, visit their website

Howard University Symposium

The Howard University Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is hosting a symposium focused on PTSD, incarceration, and sexual trauma Thursday, September 19th in the Hospital Tower Auditorium.  For details on the event, call 202-806-5191