On Oct.17-18, the American Heart Association/Mid-Atlantic Affiliate is scheduled to host the EmPOWERED to Serve Summit at 800 Florida Avenue, NE, from 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. The EmPOWERED to Serve  Summit will build on progress made by the American Heart Association as they have continued to work with local and national partners to build a “Culture of Health” in diverse and under-resourced communities across the United States. Every member of the community will be able to achieve well-being supported by the places they live, learn, work, play, pray, and heal. The event is free. For more information, visit eventbrite.com.