Last year's Maudine Cooper Leadership Retreat showcased a diverse and captivating panel that focused on getting us to the #NextLevel. Wait until you see what we have in store this year! bit.ly/tnretreat2018
The Membership Services Committee needs YOU! Join our committee meeting tomorrow night at Penn Commons to share your ideas or learn some new skills in membership recruitment and retention!⠀ ⠀⠀ Sep 25th at 7pm || Penn Commons (700 6th st NW, Washington, DC 20001)
Partnering with Casey Trees, Thursday Network volunteers will plant trees at Heritage Island. Casey Trees’ mission is to restore, enhance, and protect the tree canopy of the nation’s capital.⠀ ⠀⠀ Join us October 6th at Heritage Island Park (575 Oklahoma Ave NE DC) at 8:30am. Signup to volunteer through the link in our bio.
Join the Greater Washington Urban League (@GWUL365) for a showing of Turn Me Loose, a play chronicling the life of comedian Dick Gregory.⠀ ⠀ Enjoy the afternoon of entertainment all while supporting the Greater Washington Urban League's youth development programs. GWUL ticket holders will include an exclusive post-show conversation with the cast!⠀ ⠀ https://www.gwul.org/special-events
#TNGivesBack. Play Ball with the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy.⠀ Join #ThursdayNetwork and the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy's after school program on September 25 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm.⠀ ⠀⠀ Volunteers will be assigned to support youth in completing homework and character development activities or assisting coaches on the field with baseball drills. This program attracts elementary and middle school students from wards 7 and 8 in the District and provides them with a safe community as they develop academically and socially.⠀ ⠀⠀ Sign-Up link in bio
Do you love Island Vibes? Do you have any family ties to Africa? Join #ThursdayNetwork tomorrow for our final Hometown Happy Hour: Caribbean and Afropop Edition as we mix and mingle to raise money for OUR youth with our I Empower Scholarship!⠀ ⠀⠀ There will be drink specials, delicious food, amazing people, and great vibes!⠀ ⠀⠀ Doors open 6pm sharp at @PoBoyJim on 9th St NW. RSVP highly suggested. Must be 21 to enter. By far the best happy hour on the block. You don't want to miss this!
Thursday Network invites members of the community to join us for a screening of Al Jazeera’s documentary “The Lives of Black Women” which explores the lesser known stories of Black women who have fallen victim to police violence in the US followed by a discussion. Join us for a brief networking reception with refreshments prior. ⠀ Update: Location has been moved to West End Neighborhood Library ⠀ [Link in Bio]
Are you looking for ways to give back to your community? The Community Service Committee needs you! Join our committee meeting tonight, September 18th at 7pm as we brainstorm ways to shape our community! We will be meeting at Calabash Cafe (1847 7th St NW).
Congratulations to our Community Excellence Award recipient, Black Millennials 4 Flint (@blackmillennials4flint) #spiritofservice2018 #thursdaynetwork