DMV Region: National Summit on Non-Violence


correct2014BW4PCFinalFlyerD.C. Resident Dr. Stephanie E. Myers, and Virginia Delegate Daun S. Hester, Co-Chairs of Black Women for Positive Change are urging D.C., Virginia and Maryland residents to attend the National Summit on Non-Violence, Aug. 23, at Metropolitan AME Church, 1518 M. Street, N.W., from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The summit is in response to a fatal shooting by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri that killed an unarmed youth; six individuals shot in Southwest Washington, D.C.; the death of a two year old girl in Landover, Md. who was shot in her own home; and other cities are reporting the same problems.