The Old Soldier's Home Foundation's mission is to create a more vibrant community for the Armed forces Retirement Home residents right here in the nation's capital. We had a special surprise for them on this segment of Road to a Better community with WUSA 9.
There is an estimated population of over 5 million children in the United States who have lost a parent to cancer, have a parent undergoing cancer treatment, or whose parent is a cancer survivor. In the heart of Maryland's Eastern Shore is Camp Keseem who serves kids who have been impacted by their parent's illness.
It is impossible to find a family who has not been affected by cancer somehow, so on this Road to a Better Community with WUSA9 we surprised Camp Kesem with $2,500!
New Futures prepares underserved young people in Washington, DC for rewarding careers through certifications, college degrees, and more. Inspired by New Futures' mission to change lives, Easterns wanted to help as well with a donation of $2,000 to support their Power On fundraiser.
Easterns Automotive Group partners with WUSA 9 for their Road to a Better Community series where they donate $2,000 to For 3 Sisters. F3S is a national grassroots organization based in Olney, Maryland that is dedicated to raising awareness and improving the lives of men and women affected by breast cancer.
Easterns Automotive Group partners with WUSA 9 for their Road to a Better Community series where they donate $2,250 to a local breast cancer organization called The IIIB's Foundation. The money will be used to provide 15 gift baskets to breast cancer patients going through treatment.
Easterns Automotive Group partners with WUSA9 for their Road to a Better Community series where they donate to a Montgomery County food bank called Manna Food Center. They have been eliminating hunger since 1983 and continue to serve families during this coronavirus pandemic.
Easterns Automotive Group partners with WUSA 9 for their Road to a Better Community series where they make a special donation to nonprofit, Easterseals. Easterseals provides exceptional services, education, outreach and advocacy so that people with disabilities can live, learn, work and play in our communities.