WHAT: A Series of Film and Discussion Events
WHERE: Andromeda Transcultural Health – 14th and Decatur, Streets, NW
Enter around the corner via 1400 Decatur Street, NW
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Film Title: “The Campaigns of Molly Hundley” a film about a determined teacher at Dunbar High School during the time of Jim Crow.
Friday, October 5, 2018 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Film Title: “Aunt Betty and Fort Stevens”. Elizabeth Proctor Thomas, a free woman of color, loses her farm on 13th Street NW with the Union Army places Ft. Stevens atop it.(7 min.)
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Film Title: “Honoring the Legacy: Testimonies of the Military Road School Alumni “.
Friday, October 12, 2018 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Film Title: “Oral Histories from the Gold Coast and the Upper 16th Street Communities”.
Showings provided by the Chowan Discovery Group, DCTV, Humanities DC and the Military Road School Preservation Trust.
About the End of the Line Partners
Andromeda’s mission is to provide access to quality healthcare under the premise that all humans are inherently of equal worth but have cultural and linguistic differences that must be considered. This philosophy reflects a high level of community health care that has been validated by over four decades of direct service to minorities
and underserved populations.
About Community Alliance for Upper Fourteenth Street (CAUFS)
CAUFS’ mission is to provide charitable and educational activities which support and engage the revitalization of the Upper 14th Street NW, Washington, DC community (between Spring Road and Longfellow Streets, to include Colorado Avenue from Kennedy Street to Longfellow Street) and are designed to: (1) inform individuals and the public and private entities within and outside this community about neighborhood preservation, history, culture, and public use issues; (2) enhance and preserve the unique and historic setting of this community; and (3) combat community deterioration.
About Uptown Main Street
Uptown Main Street is a community-driven organization that supports small and local business along 14th and Kennedy Streets NW. UMS helps make our unique corner of the city a thriving place to live, work and invest. We invite you to learn more about our organization values and review our mission and vision statements.