The Washington, DC Metro HBCU Alumni Alliance (DCHBCUAA) community outreach mission is to improve the health and well-being of our communities with efforts aimed at reducing health disparities that are pervasive in predominantly Black communities. The alliance is scheduled to host its 5th Annual 5k run, 2k walk on June 24 at 8 a.m. at Howard University, 2400 Sixth St., NW. WPGC’s Joe Clair will serve as the grand marshal. AFRO writer Mark Gray will serve as the master of ceremonies. For more information, visit