Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Things to Do: emPOWER Happy Hour @ Tabaq 6/2

Come NETWORK with a purpose at the emPOWER Happy Hour on Thursday, June 2 at TABAQ BISTRO on U Street.

Each month, emPOWER Magazine hosts a happy hour benefitting a different non-profit organization in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area.

This month's beneficiary is Thursday Network and their I EMPOWER Scholarship receipient, Frank Ugboh, Frank Ugboh is a senior at Laurel High School in Prince George's County (MD). A stellar student, Frank maintains a 3.9 grade point average and has received several awards for his academic achievements including the Jesse Wise Award, awarded to the student whose contributions to the school are marked by the qualities of leadership, courage, and dignity, as well as the 2010 Upward Bound Outstanding Scholar in recognition of exemplary academic performance. Frank also is an avid devotee of community service, allowing him to "provide opportunities for those in need". Through his work at the Patriots Technology Training Center and Oakland Presbyterian Church, Frank has shown exemplary leadership by contributing to the development numerous after-school and tutoring programs.

To assist Frank with his college expenses, we are requesting a $5 minimum donation.

Let's arm Frank with everything he needs to be successful at the next level!

June 2, 2011
5:30 PM


1336 U Street, NW
Washington, DC

RSVP: http://empowermagazine.eventbrite.com/

Questions? Contact Rita Lassiter, President, at president@thursdaynetwork.org.

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