Vision: A Beautiful Community of allies and friends, locally and globally...
Welcome to MEETUP FOR CONVERSATIONS! Members of The Friendship Archway Network, Allies Building Community Inc. (A.B.C.) and AlliesDC welcome you to join us on the 3rd Sundays of each month from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (Self pay for lunch); "Happy Hour" with appreciations follow from 2:30PM to 4PM.
MEETUP for CONVERSATIONS is a community initiative and educational program organized by local volunteers, social entrepreneurs and "changemakers." Let's connect and keep in touch with friends old and new each month and get to know each other better for the fulfillment of your aspirations for yourself and your community!
EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED at this spontaneous and creative community building event!
The first step is to get to know each other better to see if we are ready to collaborate harmoniously with appreciation, forgiveness and understanding. These monthly community engagement events provide opportunities to develop more community allies and to connect with others interested in similar topics. Express your interest to volunteer and join the Allies Team of community builders. Introduce yourself to the co-organizers and email us for invitations to attend followup small group meetings and project conference calls.
This community initiative is organized by the Allies Team and co-sponsored by the Friendship Archway Network, Allies Building Community Inc. (A.B.C.), Allies Networks, Allies DC and other co-sponsors.
The Friendship Archway Network is a communications network of social entrepreneurs, "changemakers", professionals, community builders, freelancers, investors, students, community leaders, business partners, Asian Americans, Chinese Americans and people of diverse backgrounds interested in bridging cultural, digital and other divides and strengthening harmony and unity of purpose. Learn and share ideas about creative solution-oriented approach for personal and community advancement. Connect with people you may not otherwise meet! Share your passion and take one step toward the fulfillment of the vision for "A Beautiful Community" through showing up each month to build mutually supportive and beneficial relationships!
We look forward to connect you to allies and friends interested in working together to build a better future for all! For more information on the nonprofit co-sponsor of this community initiative, see www.archway2.org Register for reminders at this web address, which is http://www.meetup.com/alliesdc/ You will make more friends of diverse background in Washington D.C. if you save 3rd Sundays for new contacts in the community to build a happier and friendlier future for all! We look forward to meet with you and your friends on 3rd Sundays of each month.
(Followup small group meetings of volunteers may be held to followup at the Capital Professional Center at 2423 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, first floor conference room (above One Fish restaurant), Wash DC 20037 (less than two blocks from GWU/Foggy Bottom Metro, blue/orange lines. DC Circulator stops almost in front of building.) Please send email to email@example.com to re-confirm your interest in volunteering and community building. Call 202 496 1555 or 202 494-5715 to re-confirm exact date and time of the next followup meeting of new allies and community builders.
Detail Walking Directions: Upon exit Foggy Bottom GWU Metro, turn left toward George Wash. Hospital and Washington Circle, bear left around the circle toward 24th Street and Pennsylvania Ave. NW; 5 story office building is across Melrose Hotel, at the ground level is One Fish Two Fish Asian Restaurant. It is located on Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 24 and 25th, next to small triangular park. Call 202 496 1555 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org to re-confirm followup meeting on 4th Sundays. Thank you!
We encourage all active participants who have attended the Wash. DC 3rd Sunday Meetup to sign up here at meetup.com/alliesDC/ and share what they are looking for (need/want) and what they are willing to help out with (your gifts). Share your info, your profile or send info to us by email. Since this is a smaller email list of those who have attended the DC event in the past, it will be easier for others who have attended the same 3rd Sunday event in Wash. DC to find you here for followup purposes. Thank you!