The Washington Post

Charity week ahead

Tuesday April 16

The Foundation Fighting Blindness A nonprofit dedicated to sight-saving retinal research. Annual For the Love of Sight Visionary

Safe Shores DC Children’s Advocacy Center A direct-service nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting child victims of sexual and physical abuse in the District of Columbia. Cherishing Childhood Breakfast@ Mandarin Oriental in Southwest Washington.

Wednesday April 17

Hope For The Warriors A nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for post-9/11 service members, their families and families of the fallen. Got Heart, Give Hope Gala@ Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Northwest Washington.

March of Dimes Foundation A nonprofit organization that works to improve the health of mothers and babies. Gourmet Gala@ National Building Museum in Northwest Washington.

Thursday April 18

CrisisLink A nonprofit that raises awareness and funds for crisis and suicide prevention, intervention and response services. Link Up and Live@ Carnegie Institute for Science in Northwest Washington.

Friday April 19

MedStar National Rehabilitation Network An organization offering programs for those with disabilities. Fourth Annual Las Vegas Night@ National Museum of Women in the Arts in Northwest Washington.

Tigerlily Foundation A breast-cancer support, education and advocacy organization. Lilies on the Runway@ Tysons Corner Marriott in McLean.

Saturday April 20

Salvation Army An international charitable organization. Kettle Classic 5K Run and Walk@ RFK Stadium in Northeast Washington.

Parkinson Foundation of the National Capital Area The local chapter of a national organization dedicated to Parkinson’s disease research, education and patient services. Annual Gala@ Washington Marriott Wardman Park in Northwest Washington.

Sunday April 21

Childhelp A nonprofit dedicated to helping victims of child abuse and neglect and at-risk children. Eighth Annual Fashion Show and Brunch@ Bloomingdale’s in McLean.

Please send all charity events and corporate giving announcements to



Success! Check your inbox for details. You might also like:

Please enter a valid email address

See all newsletters

Show Comments
Most Read



Success! Check your inbox for details.

See all newsletters

Your Three. Video curated for you.

To keep reading, please enter your email address.

You’ll also receive from The Washington Post:
  • A free 6-week digital subscription
  • Our daily newsletter in your inbox

Please enter a valid email address

I have read and agree to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Please indicate agreement.

Thank you.

Check your inbox. We’ve sent an email explaining how to set up an account and activate your free digital subscription.