Volunteer Capitol Hill - April 20th
April 5, 2013Volunteer Capitol Hill
Saturday, April 20, 2013
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Learn about ways that you can make a difference at the Volunteer Capitol Hill volunteer fair at Hill Center on April 20. This inaugural event will showcase a wide variety of opportunities for volunteer service, featuring 25 non-profit organizations that do work on the Hill. Whether you are looking to make a difference in the community, develop new job skills, make new friends, or spend time together as a family, Volunteer Capitol Hill will have diverse opportunities that can easily be matched to your availability, skills, and interests.
Volunteer Capitol Hill celebrates the extraordinary contributions made by Nicky and Steve Cymrot over a period of forty years to the Capitol Hill community and, in particular, their vision and leadership in the creation of Hill Center. The event will begin with a ceremony honoring the Cymrots at 10 a.m.
Music will be provided by Blue Panamuse, a Capitol Hill-based blues and swing group, featuring a washtub base, guitar and harmonica. Light refreshments will be served.
Organizations attending Volunteer Capitol Hill include:
Anacostia Watershed Society, Barracks Row Main Street, Brethren Nutrition Program, Capitol Hill Community Foundation, Capitol Hill Group Ministry, Capitol Hill Village, Community Connections, Eastern Market DC, Everybody Wins! DC, First Book - DC, Girls on the Run - DC, Haye Girl, Hill Center, Jan's Tutoring House, Kid Power Inc., Legal Council for the Elderly/D.C. Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program, Little Lights Urban Ministries, Momentum Dance Theater, Neighbors Feeding Neighbors, Opera Lafayette, Rural Dog Rescue, Sasha Bruce Youthwork, STRIVE DC, Inc., and Trees for Capitol Hill.
Volunteer Capitol Hill is sponsored by:
BB&T Wealth, Capitol Hill Community Foundation, Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital, Hill Rag, National Capitol Bank, Old Naval Hospital Foundation, and Ward 6 Councilmember Tommy Wells.