Tag: Mayor Bowser

Celebrate Emancipation Day 2016 in District

As you know, Emancipation Day commemorates that historic day when President Abraham Lincoln signed the Compensated Emancipation Act, freeing 3,185 enslaved persons in Washington, DC.  The parade will showcase champions of civil and voting rights as well as school groups…

MOAA Launches African Diaspora Coding Academy

The Mayor’s Office on African Affairs (MOAA) is proud to launch EKO | African Diaspora Coding Academy.  Directly connected to Mayor Muriel Bowser’s vision of supporting innovative ideas that expand economic opportunities, EKO | African Diaspora Coding Academy is a…

OAPIA Launches Healthy Living Initiative

The DC Mayor’s Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs (OAPIA) has launched Healthy Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in DC (HAAPIDC) – a healthy living promotion targeting the District community. “This initiative fits in line with Mayor Bowser’s vision…