Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Host: 
University of Maryland Black Alumni Network
Venue: 
Food and Friends
Address: 
219 Riggs Road NE
Washington, D.C.
20011

Join us as we prepare ingredients and pack meals for those in our community who are in need.

Cost: 

Free

RSVP by: 
2/18/19
Contact: 

For questions:
Haleema Burton
Email: haleema.burton@gmail.com

DIRECTIONS FROM THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
From downtown Washington: Go northbound on Rhode Island Ave NW. At 1st St NW, slight right onto T St NW. Left onto North Capitol St for 2.5 mi. Veer left on Hawaii Ave, then continue on North Capitol St. Right onto Riggs Rd NE for 0.3 mi. Stay in far right lane towards South Dakota Ave. Immediate right into Food & Friends parking lot.

From upper Northwest DC: Go eastbound on Military Rd NW for 3 mi., which becomes Missouri Ave NW for 1.5 mi. Cross North Capitol Street. Stay on Riggs Rd NE for 0.3 mi. Stay in far right lane towards South Dakota Ave. Immediate right into Food & Friends parking lot.

From Capitol Hill: Go northbound on Massachusetts Ave past Union Station. Right onto North Capitol St for 4 mi. Veer left on Hawaii Ave, then continue on North Capitol St. Right onto Riggs Rd NE for 0.3 mi. Stay in far right lane towards South Dakota Ave. Immediate right into Food & Friends parking lot.

From far Southeast: Take I-295 North across the 11th St Bridge to I-395 North (2nd St Tunnel). Right onto Massachusetts Ave NW. Left onto North Capitol St for 4 mi. Veer left on Hawaii Ave, then continue on North Capitol St. Right onto Riggs Rd NE for 0.3 mi. Stay in far right lane towards South Dakota Ave. Immediate right into Food & Friends parking lot.

DIRECTIONS FROM MARYLAND
From US-50 corridor: Go westbound on John Hanson Hwy/US-50, which becomes New York Ave NE. Take ramp to South Dakota Ave, then follow for 3.6 mi. Left onto Riggs Rd, then immediately get into left turn lane; yield to oncoming Riggs Rd traffic to enter Food & Friends parking lot.

From I-95/Baltimore corridor: Go southbound on I-95. Take ramp to I-495/Outerloop towards Silver Spring. Take New Hampshire Ave/MD-650 exit southbound for 4 mi. Left on Eastern Ave NE for ½ mi. Right on Riggs Rd NE for ½ mi. Immediately after South Dakota Ave enter left turn lane; yield to oncoming Riggs Rd traffic to enter Food & Friends parking lot.

From I-270 corridor: Go southbound on I-270, then merge onto I-495/Innerloop towards Silver Spring for 4 mi. Take Georgia Ave exit southbound for 3.3 mi. Left onto Missouri Ave NW. Cross North Capitol Street. Stay on Riggs Rd NE for 0.3 mi. Stay in far right lane towards South Dakota Ave. Immediate right into Food & Friends parking lot.

DIRECTIONS FROM VIRGINIA
From I-395/I-95: Go northbound on I-395 across 14th St Bridge. Keep right on I-395 N. Exit going towards the U.S. Senate, following 2nd Street tunnel to Massachusetts Ave exit. Right onto Massachusetts Ave NW. Left on North Capitol Street for 4 mi. Veer left on Hawaii Ave, then continue on North Capitol St. Right on Riggs Rd NE for 0.3 mi. Stay in far right lane towards South Dakota Ave. Immediate right into Food & Friends parking lot.

From Tysons Corner: Go northbound on I-495/Innerloop across American Legion Bridge into Maryland. Exit onto River Rd/MD-190 Eastbound for 4.5 mi. Left onto Western Ave NW for ½ mi. Right onto Military Rd NW for 3 mi., which becomes Missouri Ave NW for 1.5 mi. Cross North Capitol St. Stay on Riggs Rd NE for 0.3 mi. Stay in far right lane towards South Dakota Ave. Immediate right into Food & Friends parking lot.