“Combating Police Brutality” Action Plan

In August 2014, Thursday Network convened a strategy session to put together a comprehensive response to recent incidents of police brutality across the country. The intention was to react to deaths nationwide, as well as proactively address concerns in the DC metropolitan region. The “Combating Police Brutality” work group, a sub committee of TN’s Civic Engagement…

**THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR** AvalonBay Communities, Inc.

AvalonBay Communities, Inc., an equity REIT, has a long-term track record of developing, redeveloping, acquiring and managing distinctive apartment homes in some of the best U.S. markets, and delivering outsized, risk-adjusted returns to shareholders. With equal parts experience and vision, we’ve established a leadership position rooted in building value for the long term. At AvalonBay, we’re…

March General Body Meeting: Intersectionality, Power, & Oppression [March 23, 2017]

Date: Thursday, March 23, 2017 Time: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Location: WeWork Wonder Bread Factory | 641 S Street NW | Washington, DC   Intersectionality holds that the classical conceptualizations of oppression within society do not act independently of each other. Instead, these forms of oppression interrelate, creating a system of oppression that reflects the “intersection” of multiple…

’90s Karaoke Night [March 24, 2017]

Date:  Friday, March 24, 2017 Time: 7 – 10 p.m. Location: GWUL Headquarters | 2901 14th Street NW | Washington, DC If you came out for our Halloween Party then you know how much we LOOOOOVE karaoke! We decided we don’t need a holiday to get our singin’ on! Join us for a 90s themed karaoke night!…

3rd Annual Black Jewish Unity Seder [March 28, 2017]

Date: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 Time: 6:30 – 9 p.m. Location:  Sixth & I Historic Synagogue | 600 I Street NW | Washington, DC Join DC’s African American and Jewish young professionals for a Passover Seder as we share and explore the message of freedom from slavery that both communities share. *Kosher dinner will be served Registration…