D.C.charity events for the week of April 8

April 7, 2013
Monday April 8

Alzheimer’s Association A health organization focusing on Alzheimer’s disease. Washington Monuments Luncheon@ Grand Hyatt in Northwest Washington.

Share Our Strength A nonprofit that combats childhood hunger. 25th Annual Taste of the Nation@ National Building Museum in Northwest Washington.

theatre Washington An organization supporting Washington’s professional theatre community. 29th Helen Hayes Awards@ Warner Theatre and JW Marriott in Northwest Washington.

Wednesday April 10

Leadership Greater Washington A organization with a mission to connect and challenge regional leaders. Annual Awards Gala@ Fairmont in Northwest Washington.

Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship A nonprofit that offers entrepreneurial training to high school students. Dare to Dream Gala@ Omni Shorham Hotel in Northwest Washington.

DC Believes in Only Make Believe A nonprofit that creates and performs interactive theatre for children in hospitals and care facilities. Celebration Dinner@ Tonic @ Quigley’s Pharmacy in Northwest Washington.

N Street Village A social services agency that provides shelter and support to homeless and low-income women in the Washington region. Annual gala@ Ritz-Carlton in Northwest Washington.

Thursday April 11

Operation Renewed Hope Foundation A veteran-led organization with a mission to provide housing and other services to homeless veterans. Hypnotic Experience@ Crystal City Sports Pub in Arlington.

Friday April 12

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society A health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services. Black Tie Gala@ Artisphere in Arlington.

Washington Humane Society Animal advocacy organization. Fashion For Paws@ National Building Museum in Northwest Washington.

Giving Circle of HOPE A philanthropic organization that helps needy people in Northern Virginia. Empty Bowls Fundraiser to benefit Food for Others@ Floris United Methodist Church in Herndon.

Step Sisters A nonprofit supporting those impacted by breast cancer in Loudoun County and the surrounding community. Brambleton Ribbon Run/Walk@ Brambleton Town Center in Ashburn.

Saturday April 13

Friends of Rigby Foundation A nonprofit that provides smoke detectors and fire extinguishers. 9th Annual Rigby Ball@ National Press Club in Northwest Washington.

Washington Performing Arts Society A nonprofit arts organization. Gala & Auction@ Ritz-Carlton Washington in Northwest Washington.

Shelia Hampton Ministries An organization supporting men and women who have been emotionally abused. A Royal Tea Luncheon@ Bel Alton High School Alumni Association Community Development Corp. in Bel Alton, Md.

Sunday April 14

National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Maryland Chapter. A nonprofit that supports programs and research for people living with MS. Walk MS Annapolis@ Navy Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis.

Holy Child A Catholic, independent, college preparatory middle and upper school for young women.Tiger Trot 2013@ 9029 Bradley Boulevard, Potomac.

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

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