Ward 8 Fall Festival and Volunteer Fair (Sat., Oct. 23, 1-4 pm)
Join DC Greens, Martha’s Table, DCTMI, and DCTMI partner organizations active for our first Ward 8 Volunteer Fair, which will be a part of DC Greens’ Fall Festival. There’ll be music, pumpkins, free groceries (thanks to Martha’s Table), activities for kids, and more — plus we hope you’ll come out to learn more about ways that YOU can get involved as a tutor or mentor in Ward 8!
Martin Luther King Day 2021 – Volunteer Phone-Banking (Monday, Jan. 18, 11am – 2pm)
Help DCTMI check in with people who signed up to volunteer over the past several years, see how they’re doing, and ask if they’d be willing to sign up to help this winter and spring if they’re not already involved.
BODHISATTVA SATURDAY MORNINGS: Civic Leadership Practice by the steps of the Lincoln Memorial
A “Bodhisattva” is a person devoted to developing the wisdom and compassion needed to act for the benefit of all. Every Saturday — 8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m., join our community of practical idealists — of bodhisattvas — for walking/running, solitude (reflection, meditation, prayer), and conversation to develop our hearts, minds, bodies, and spirits to be the best leaders we can be — regardless of our formal position. (Learn more or sign up!)
Jan. 20, 2020 – MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY OF CANVASSING SERVICE
Join our dedicated team for an early afternoon of canvassing service (12-2pm) at the Anacostia Metro Station to pass out info and talk to people about getting involved as mentors and tutors.
Learn to communicate with greater compassion and courage for positive impact as we work to get DC community members more involved in tutoring and mentoring and in “being the change we wish to see in the world.” Sign up here to join us for an afternoon of fulfilling work on Monday, Jan. 20!
Join us and the ANC 1A Education Committee on consecutive Saturdays — Jan. 11th and Jan. 18th — to get started tutoring or mentoring in Ward 1. More than 4,000 kids are reading below grade level at Ward 1 schools — 2/3rds of all students here. Help us fix that!
Jan. 11, 2020 – DCPS-REQUIRED TB-TESTING for NEW VOLUNTEERS
Get your DCPS-required TB test for FREE (1st 20 people) or at reduced price THIS SATURDAY from 9-11 a.m. at Tubman Elementary. Sign up here..
Jan. 18, 2020 – WARD 1 VOLUNTEER TUTORING & MENTORING FAIR
Get your DCPS-required fingerprinting out of the way at GALA Hispanic Theatre and learn about the tutoring and mentoring opportunities in Ward 1 and beyond on Saturday, Jan. 18 from 9 a.m. -12 p.m. Talk to DCTMI and partner organizations about their work and more… Click here to sign up now!