Lincoln Heights: Events

Homes for Hope 3rd Annual Health Fair

  • Hughes Memorial United Methodist Church (25 53rd Street, NE)
  • 11:00am-3:00pm

Homes for Hope, Inc. will be hosting its 3rd Annual Health Fair in Lincoln Heights/Richardson Dwellings on Friday. Residents can come for free health screenings, tips for healthy living, and fun activities for the entire family. CLICK HERE FOR THE FLYER.

Words Beats & LIfe, Inc. Inaugural Park Jam

  • Marvin Gaye Park (5200 Foote Street “The Riverside Center”)

On Saturday August 9th, Words Beats & Life, Inc. and WPFW 89.3FM will be hosting the first ever Park Jam at Marvin Gaye Park from 12pm-7pm. The festivities will include DJ performances, dancing, a free BBQ, and a resource fair with non-profits from around the region. Check out the press release of the event for more details.

National Night Out

Come out and celebrate National Night Out! The citywide kickoff is at HD Woodson Senior High School in Lincoln Heights. Click here for the flyer to find a National Night Out event near you.

Lincoln Heights Pre-4th of July Celebration

Residents of Lincoln Heights are invited to attend the 2nd Annual Pre-4th of July Celebration! There will be family fun activities, games for children, music, and free food and drinks!

6th Annual DC Housing Expo

  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center (801 Mt. Vernon Place, NW)

New Communities will be participating as a table exhibitor at the city’s 6th Annual DC Housing Expo held by the DC Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) in partnership with the Greater Washington Urban League. The event is free and open to the public, and members of the public can REGISTER HERE. Also, CLICK HERE MORE INFORMATION ON PARTNERS, EXHIBITORS, AND WORKSHOPS. The expo will take place on Saturday, June 21st, between the hours of 10:00am and 3:00pm.

Lincoln Heights Community Meeting

The monthly meeting for Lincoln Heights will take place on Monday, June 2nd, at the Riverside Center: 5200 Foote Street, NE–across from Marvin Gaye Park (located at the corner of Division Avenue and Foote Street, NE).  This will be the last community meeting before the summer break. All Lincoln Heights and Richardson Dwellings residents are encouraged to attend!

CLICK HERE FOR THE MEETING AGENDA

 

 

19th Annual DC SCORES Jamboree

DC SCORES is a New Communities human capital grantee in the Lincoln Heights neighborhood. DC SCORES builds teams through after-school programs for over 1,500 DC low-income youth at 47 schools by instilling self-expression, physical fitness, and sense of community.

• WHAT: 19th Annual DC SCORES Jamboree!
• WHEN: Saturday, May 31, 9AM-2:30PM
• WHERE: Anacostia Park (directions and map)
Join 2,000 DC youth, families, community members and volunteers for the premier and culminating event of the spring season. There will be hundreds of soccer games, facepainting, relay races, giveaways and much more. Interested in volunteering? Sign up HERE.

Lincoln Heights Community Meeting

The monthly meeting for Lincoln Heights will take place on Monday, May 5th, at the Riverside Center: 5200 Foote Street, NE–Across from Marvin Gaye Park (located at the corner of Division Avenue and Foote Street, NE). All Lincoln Heights and Richardson Dwellings residents are encouraged to attend!

AGENDA

Public safety update:
MPD, DCHA & Metro Police
Development update: 
DCHA to discuss Redevelopment Land Planner for Lincoln Heights
Human Capital update:
Homes for Hope, Inc.
Community partner update:
Rockson CDC, Washington Parks & People, etc.
Special presentation: 
DC Emergency Management Agency: Are you prepared for an emergency????

 

Lincoln Heights Community Meeting

The April monthly meeting will be held at the Riverside Center (5200 Foote Street, NE) and will serve as an opportunity for residents of Lincoln Heights/Richardson Dwellings to get a status update on the development of the New Communities Initiative. Residents will also hear from public safety officials, and community partners. There will be a special presentation by the DC Department of Human Services on the status of the TANF program (Temporary Cash Assistance for Needy Families). Click here to view the meeting agenda. For more information regarding this meeting, contact Ms. Patricia Malloy at linkmalloy@aol.com

 

 

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