Party with D.C.’s Young Professionals

Come party with D.C.’s young urban professional crowd this Monday,  Feb 27 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Greater Washington Urban League’s Thursday Network.
Recess Lounge

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Join us at Recess Lounge as we kick off our “Platinum” 20th Anniversary to celebrate 20 years of empowerment and community service to the people of the D-M-V.

Date & Time: February 27, 7pm – 11pm
(Wine Tasting & Dessert Pairing from 7pm-8pm)
Location: Recess Lounge – 727 15th St. NW
Price: $20 in advance, $25 at the door.
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We will hear remarks from notable Thursday Network leaders from the past 20 years, including the Greater Washington Urban League’s President & CEO Maudine R. Cooper, who is also the creator of D.C.’s Thursday Network.

Don't miss your chance to party with D.C.'s urban professionals!

Attendees will be treated to a wine-tasting event catered by Vino Tasting Events and Kustom Desserts as the celebration is orchestrated by DJ Ceace of Crown Kings Inc.
Ticket sales from the event will support Thursday Network’s Empowerment Academy at Woodrow Wilson High School in Northwest Washington.  The Empowerment Academy is a mentoring program that pushes high school students to discover ways to empower themselves and their communities.

So please join us for an excellent event!

Shaleek Rice, Vice President of Thursday Network

Shaleek Rice, Vice President of Thursday Network


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