Happy Halloween everyone! We are wrapping up one of the busiest weeks here at Catalogue and we are excited to roll out the 2014-15 Catalogue this Saturday at our Annual Inspiration to Action event. To follow the exciting happenings that night follow us on Twitter at #givelikealocal.
And if you’re looking for some fun events this weekend, look no further than our amazing nonprofits!
Friday, October 31, 2014
Hope for Henry Foundation All the kids at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital will be treated (get it!) to candy and other Halloween-gifts and treats on the sweetest day of the year thanks to Hope for Henry. We’ll have face painters and caricaturists and a photo booth on site. Hope for Henry will take pre-orders of their favorite costumes and they will trick-or-treat through the decorated hospital corridors to ensure they don’t miss out on the best day of the year.
When: Fri Oct 31 2014 (11:00 AM) Where: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, 3800 Reservoir Road, NW Lombardi Cancer Center, Washington, DC 20007 Fee? no Contact: Jessica Abrams, (202) 277-2710 For more information: click here
Saturday, November 01, 2014
Suited for Change Join Suited for Change as we receive large clothing donations of fall and winter clothes. Our suiting program provides professional attire, shoes and matching accessories to low-income women who are entering the job market or who have recently started a new job. Clients meet one-on-one with trained volunteers, also known as “wardrobe consultants,” who assist them in assembling a professional wardrobe.
When: Sat Nov 1 2014 (10:00 AM – 12:00 NOON) Where: 1010 Vermont Ave; Suite 400, Washington, DC 20005 Fee? no Volunteer Info: Volunteers are needed to help SFC receive large clothing donations dropped off by residents curbside. Contact: Daniella Burgos, (202) 293-0351 For more information: click here
Bowen McCauley Dance Company BMD performs Far Behind at the 42nd Annual Maryland State Dance Festival. Far Behind fuses country rock and movement in a heart-wrenching duet. An excerpt from Victory Road, Far Behind is part of the larger collaborative production between Lucy Bowen McCauley and Jason Ringenberg of Jason and The Scorchers, credited by Rolling Stone Magazine for rewriting the history of rock’n roll in the South. The full-length production of Victory Road will premiere at The Kennedy Center on April 10-11, 2015. Join us at the festival for this exciting preview.
When: Sat Nov 1 2014 (5:00 PM) Where: Old Mill High School, 600 Patriot Lane, Millersville, MD 21108 Fee? yes Contact the festival for pricing Contact: 42nd Annual Maryland State Dance Festival, (443) 480-8975 For more information: click here