Honor the African American Experience in DC

Honor the African American Experience in DC

From the city's roots as a vibrant community for African Americans to the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Washington, DC is rich with African American history and culture....

Ways You Can Prevent Diabetes

Ways You Can Prevent Diabetes

November is National Diabetes Month; a great time to bring awareness to the chronic disease that affects over 30 million Americans. Before it can be properly diagnosed, the body goes through a period where blood sugar levels are...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Raising awareness for breast cancer is important in promoting early detection and supporting those affected by the disease. Black women have a 4% lower incidence rate of breast cancer than White women but a 40% higher breast...

How to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

How to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month is a wonderful way to honor the diverse cultures, traditions, and contributions of Hispanic and Latino communities. Here are some suggestions on how you can celebrate: Learn About Hispanic...

Environmentally Friendly Tips To Save The Planet

Environmentally Friendly Tips To Save The Planet

This April, take a moment to think about your impact on the environment and what you can do to make the world a better and healthier place. In most cases, reducing your overall impact is as straightforward as just consuming less...

Shop These Woman Owned Businesses

Shop These Woman Owned Businesses

One way to celebrate women’s accomplishments is by supporting women-owned businesses right here in our own city. DC proper is home to dozens and dozens of amazing, innovative, and delicious enterprises led by women. Here’s a...

How to Celebrate Black History Month in DC

How to Celebrate Black History Month in DC

Check out events, performances, sites and museum exhibits that honor Black history and culture. African American history and culture are an essential part of DC’s identity, which means that there are numerous ways to celebrate...