Craft Beer Tasting & Food Pairing

Fall is just around the corner — DAWN is hosting a Craft Beer Tasting & Food Pairing event on Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 4pm-9pm! Tickets are $50 through www.deafDAWNbeertasting.eventbrite.comRyan Maliszewski, the Beer Authority, will present a variety of craft beers; while Bridgette Hodgson, Kristi McAleese, and David Rice provide a 5-course meal.A local bakery, BakeHouse, will be giving out delicious sweets for the dessert portion (which is paired up wi...

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amazon smile: You shop. Amazon gives.

Shop at (same website as, but with a perk!) and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to DAWN....

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V-log by DAWN's outgoing executive director, Sasha Ponappa

DAWN has news to share! To learn more, please visit the vlog by Executive Director Sasha Ponappa here: Vlog by Sasha .Note: Transcript is attached in the comments section; and closed captioning is provided....

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Available Position of Executive Director

If interested, please submit your cover letter and resume to the Board of Directors at by July 1st, 2014. DAWN is seeking an exceptional leader to apply for the position of Executive Director. The successful candidate will be a proven administrator, a visionary, passionate about working with others, inspire a culture of collaboration, promote strategic and innovative thinking and take the organization to the next level of programming...

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DAWN's 2nd Annual Clothesline Project!

The Clothes Line Project on April 7th at Gallaudet University 6:30pm-8:30pm: End the Abuse Now! Share stories of empowerment, hope, abuse and despair by expressing your feelings and experiences through your own art on t-shirts. The purpose of this project:* to bear witness to the survivors and victims of DV/SV* to help with the healing process* to educate, document and raise society's awareness of DV/SV* to provide...

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Join us for Ice Skating on Sunday, Jan 26 1pm-4pm

[image description: image description: Background image of a group of people ice skating. Text on image: Sunday, January 26, 2014 1pm-4pm. Join us for ICE SKATING! bring your family and friends! (all ages welcome). 202 M Street SE, Washington DC (near the Nationals Stadium). On the left side of flyer- "dawn" logo in dark-light blue "emerging as a safer deaf community,, small panda bear on ice...

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