Easterns Automotive Group (Eastern Motors) partners with WUSA 9 for their Road to a Better Community series where they donate to Camp Kesem. Kesem is the largest national organization dedicated to supporting children impacted by a parent's cancer at no cost to families.
The food that we put in our bodies is imperative to both our physical and mental health.? DC Urban Greens works to provide healthy yet affordable foods to residents in Washington D.C.? They are a nonprofit organization that runs farms in DC?s food desert regions.
The youth play a critical role in shaping the future of this country. The Congress created a foundation and charity called The Congressional Award Foundation to highlight and encourage young people to stretch into the areas of volunteerism, physical fitness, personal development, and expedition/exploration.
The homeless epidemic is a huge problem in the D.C. region. Often times, people see it but don?t pay too much attention because they are too caught up in their own lives. Ms. Faye Smith however did the opposite. This past Mother?s Day, Smith gifted a watch to a homeless D.C. woman. The level of compassion she showed created a very special and unique friendship.
You can always count on Fox 5 DC to shine light on a great cause and educate their audience on a particular topic. They created the Eyes Up, Phones Down Teen Drivers Safety Campaign to inform teens in the DMV about the importance of practicing safe driving. The summer months are very dangerous for teens because they are out of school and constantly seeking fun.