The Thurgood Marshall Center Trust, 1816 12th Street, NW, is scheduled to host an official Call to Action celebration on May 17 from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. in honor of the 63rd anniversary of the historic the U.S. Supreme Court Brown vs. the Board of Education decision on May 17, 1954. The occasion will recognize and salute Justice Thurgood Marshall’s contributions to equal justice and humanity. The VIP reception will help to raise financial support for outreach programs that represent the living legacy of Justice Thurgood Marshall. The event will unveil the center’s new initiative: Thurgood Marshall Society Program. Register for the event at