D.C. area charity events for the week of Nov. 26

November 25, 2012
Tuesday Nov. 27

Lolly’s Locks An organization that provides high-quality wigs for women who would not be able to afford them. Food, Fashion, and Inspiration@ National Museum of Women in the Arts in Northwest Washington.

Wednesday Nov. 28

Greater Bethesda-Chevy Chase Chamber of Commerce NextExecs An organization that represents more than 650 businesses. Happy Hour Benefitting The Annual Goodwill Dinner@ Caddie’s on Cordell in Bethesda.

Thursday Nov. 29

NovaSalud A nonprofit health organization. Many Lives One Vision@ L2 Lounge in Northwest Washington.

Women in Homeland Security A volunteer organization of 1,500 public and private sector members. WHS Charity Holiday Auction to benefit the Coast Guard Enlisted Memorial Foundation@ Deloitte in Arlington.

Ready, Willing & Working A nonprofit that empowers men to break the cycles of homelessness, welfare dependency and criminal recidivism. 5th Annual Magic & Miracles@ The Atlas Performing Arts Center in Northeast Washington.

Children’s National Medical Center A pediatric care hospital. Bella Notte: An Evening to Benefit Pediatric Brain Tumor Research@ Embassy of Italy in Northwest Washington.

Friday Nov. 30

So Others Might Eat An organization serving the homeless and poor. 26th Annual Dinner Gala and Silent Auction@ National Building Museum in Northwest Washington.

Transformer A nonprofit, artist-centered organization that connects and promotes emerging artists. 9th Annual Transformer Silent Auction & Benefit Party@ The Corcoran Gallery of Art in Northwest Washington.

Saturday Dec. 1

HOPE Scholarship Initiative A nonprofit organization designed to empower high-achieving students facing financial hardships. First annual Capital City Holiday Bake-Off@ Touchdown in Northwest Washington.

Empowered Women International A nonprofit that channels the entrepreneurial spirit, the arts and creative talents of immigrant, refugee and low-income people. 10-Year Anniversary Benefit@ Rock Creek Mansion in Bethesda.

Campagna Center A children’s organization in Alexandria. 42nd annual Scottish Christmas Walk Parade to benefit the Campagna Center@ Old Town Alexandria.

Sunday Dec. 2

Children’s Charities Foundation A nonprofit that distributes funds to charities that support youth. 18th Annual BB&T Classic@ Verizon Center in Northwest Washington.

Please send all charity events and corporate giving announcements to capbizgiving@washpost.com.

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