Photo credit: Maureen Porto.
Marvin Gaye Park is the longest continuous city park and creek in D.C. Since 2001, its decline from the previous decades has been turned around, cleaned up and once again made a place for people to enjoy themselves and their community.
The Josephine Butler Parks Center, which sits atop Meridian Hill, is Washington’s “greenhouse” for celebrating and advancing once-forgotten green spaces all across the capital and beyond.
To Nicole, arts and education are the keys to fulfilment, understanding and community. As an educator for thirty years, she’s seen first-hand the empowering impact it can have on people’s lives—how it can foster creative thinking, cultural understanding, empathy and awareness in meaningful, lasting ways. I am passionate about teaching; empowering people to realize their...View