Volunteers ‘Man the Block’ to keep DC kids safe

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) — Dozens of volunteers trying to address the violence in The District, walked the streets of Southeast D.C. to help students get home safe. The program is called “Man the Block” at Richard Wright Public Charter School. Volunteers escorted students from the school to their Metro stops in in effort to get them Read more about Volunteers ‘Man the Block’ to keep DC kids safe[…]

Man The Block

Youth determined to receive a quality education often face challenges on the way home from school which often goes overlooked by the community. Richard Wright Public Charter School for Journalism and Media Arts and the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. are combining efforts to reach out to organizations and individuals to “Man The Block” at Read more about Man The Block[…]