Events

ALL EVENTS

Explore this list of upcoming events -- open houses, galas, informational evenings, volunteer opportunities -- to find what interests you. Click the name of the event and then use our "share" utility to let your friends know what's happening.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Silence is Violence   Volunteer Opportunity    

Young Playwrights' Theater
This multidisciplinary performance will use young people's writing to address issues including immigration, Islamophobia and xenophobia. By highlighting the words of young people through performances by professional artists and connecting with members of the greater DC community, YPT will actively advance   more event info >


Saturday, March 04, 2017

Biker Barre Classes for Girls on the Run - DC      

Girls on the Run - DC
Biker Barre is hosting special barre and bike classes on Saturday, March 4th, for Girls on the Run - DC. Enjoy the classes, snacks and fun giveaways while giving back to young girls. Classes are $25 each & expected to sell out quickly. Try something new or participate in a favorite exercise for good   more event info >


Saturday, March 18, 2017

Giving Voice Award Gala      

Young Playwrights' Theater
Celebrate Young Playwrights' Theater's work with our signature brand of eclectic elegance. Enjoy delicious hors d'oeurves and an open bar, bid on unique silent auction prizes and dance the night away in the beautiful Josephine Butler Parks Center! Most importantly, YPT's gala will once again highlight   more event info >


Saturday, March 25, 2017

PFNCA Symposium   Volunteer Opportunity    

Parkinson Foundation of the National Capital Area
The PFNCA Symposium is an all day educational program produced by the Parkinson Foundation of the National Capital Area's Medical Advisory Board to provide information and resources to live well with Parkinson's. Speakers include area physicians who specialize in Parkinson's.   more event info >

Yoga + Shopping in Georgetown for Girls on the Run - DC      

Girls on the Run - DC
Lululemon - Georgetown is hosting a special, FREE yoga class plus shopping event benefitting Girls on the Run - DC on Saturday, March 25th. Ivivva (girls' athletic wear created by lululemon) will also be there with a pop up shop to enjoy. A percentage of sales from lululemon - athletica and ivivva apparel   more event info >


Sunday, March 26, 2017

Georgetown 5k Race Against Homelessness      

Georgetown Ministry Center
For the third year in a row, GMC is partnering with the Georgetown University Center for Social Justice to host a 5k run or 2k walk to raise money to end chronic homelessness in Georgetown.   more event info >


Thursday, March 30, 2017

LUNAFEST Fairfax 2017, hosted by Girls on the Run of NOVA   Volunteer Opportunity    

Girls on the Run of Northern Virginia
Join Girls on the Run of NOVA for LUNAFEST - a traveling collection of award-winning short films by, for, and about women. Come enjoy an evening of reflection, hope and humor – and help raise funds to support Girls on the Run of NOVA as well as the Breast Cancer Fund. This season’s program   more event info >


Wednesday, April 12, 2017

2017 Senior Challenge & One World Celebration      

One World Education
You are invited to join Washington, DC public and charter school students and their families, along with teachers, education and civic leaders, and community members, for One World Education’s 3rd Annual College & Career Senior Challenge, followed by the organization’s 10th anniversary One   more event info >


Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Access Youth Annual Celebration 2017      

ACCESS Youth
Please join us to honor the District's most vulnerable youth at our Seventh Annual Celebration on April 19th at Longview Gallery. Meet our students and hear their stories in their own words. It will be a fun and inspirational evening with amazing food and cocktails and a performance by the Ballou High   more event info >


Saturday, April 22, 2017

Earth Day Cleanup & Celebration!   Volunteer Opportunity    

Anacostia Watershed Society
Each year, the Anacostia Watershed Society hosts thousands of volunteers at more than 20 sites throughout the watershed for the largest annual Anacostia River cleanup! After the volunteer event, a celebration with free food and drink and live performances is hosted.   more event info >

Purple and Gold Gala      

Operation Renewed Hope Foundation
Join us at our 5th Annual Purple and Gold Gala and help us end Veteran homelessness   more event info >

Artful Living: Resilience   Volunteer Opportunity    

Britepaths (formerly Our Daily Bread)
Britepaths (formerly Our Daily Bread) will host our 3rd annual Artful Living: An Evening of Art, Wine and Strengthening Community, on Saturday, April 22 from 7-10 p.m. at the Sherwood Center in Fairfax City, in association with the Fairfax Spotlight on the Arts Festival. The theme is “Resilience   more event info >


Monday, May 01, 2017

New Play Festival (Night 1)   Volunteer Opportunity    

Young Playwrights' Theater
The New Play Festival is an annual celebration of bold new voices. Each year Young Playwrights’ Theater honors plays from a diverse group of YPT students in a production that celebrates the playwright’s craft. Professional actors, dramaturges and directors collaborate with student writers   more event info >


Monday, May 08, 2017

New Play Festival (Night 2)   Volunteer Opportunity    

Young Playwrights' Theater
The New Play Festival is an annual celebration of bold new voices. Each year Young Playwrights’ Theater honors plays from a diverse group of YPT students in a production that celebrates the playwright’s craft. Professional actors, dramaturges and directors collaborate with student writers   more event info >


Monday, May 15, 2017

New Play Festival (Night 3)   Volunteer Opportunity    

Young Playwrights' Theater
The New Play Festival is an annual celebration of bold new voices. Each year Young Playwrights’ Theater honors plays from a diverse group of YPT students in a production that celebrates the playwright’s craft. Professional actors, dramaturges and directors collaborate with student writers   more event info >


Saturday, May 20, 2017

Kids to Parks Day      

National Park Trust
Kids to Parks Day is a nation-wide day of outdoor play organized by National Park Trust (NPT) in cooperation with a host of local and national collaborators. Next year’s KTP Day will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017, the week before the official start of summer. NPT is encouraging children   more event info >


Sunday, May 21, 2017

Red Shoe 5K Run and Walk   Volunteer Opportunity    

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC
7th Annual Red Shoe 5K Run and Walk. Kids Fun Run. Strollers welcome. Sponsorships available.   more event info >


Thursday, May 25, 2017

Senior PGA Championship   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the Senior PGA Championship. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal during the day of their shift, as well   more event info >


Friday, May 26, 2017

Senior PGA Championship   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the Senior PGA Championship. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal during the day of their shift, as well   more event info >


Saturday, May 27, 2017

Senior PGA Championship   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the Senior PGA Championship. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal during the day of their shift, as well   more event info >


Sunday, May 28, 2017

Senior PGA Championship   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the Senior PGA Championship. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal during the day of their shift, as well   more event info >


Monday, June 19, 2017

The Young Playwrights' Workshop Presents...   Volunteer Opportunity    

Young Playwrights' Theater
The Young Playwrights’ Workshop is YPT’s award-winning student theater ensemble. Members work together to create, develop, rehearse and perform an original play. A professional teaching artist helps the ensemble develop a foundation of theater skills that form the basis for creating new work   more event info >


Thursday, June 29, 2017

Quicken Loans National   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the PGA's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal   more event info >


Friday, June 30, 2017

Quicken Loans National   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the PGA's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal   more event info >


Saturday, July 01, 2017

Quicken Loans National   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the PGA's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal   more event info >


Sunday, July 02, 2017

Quicken Loans National   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the PGA's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal   more event info >


Saturday, November 04, 2017

Friendship Walks   Volunteer Opportunity    

Friendship Place
Friendship Walks is a 1.5 mile fun and peaceful walk around the National Mall focused on ending homelessness in the Washington D.C. region. All proceeds benefit Friendship Place, a nonprofit organization that offers the most effective model for addressing homelessness, with innovative programs that empower   more event info >