Join us for an “Around the World” themed game night at ANXO Cidery in DC’s hip Bloomingdale neighborhood! ASAP clients will be on hand to teach interested patrons table games popular in their respective countries. Best of all, $1 from every cider purchased will be donated back to ASAP.
ASAP has partnered with the prestigious Phillips Collection to host an evening of storytelling followed by an audience Q&A. Client stories will focus on the theme of hope.
Photography and videography will not be permitted at this event to protect the privacy of ASAP client speakers.
Volunteers are welcome to join us for ASAP’s September job readiness training. Volunteers are encouraged to come at 11:45AM with a dish to contribute to our potluck lunch. After lunch, volunteers help facilitate small group practice with clients from 1-3PM. If you are interested in volunteering, please sign-up HERE. Due to the popularity of this event, an RSVP required.
Invite only. On Thursday, May 16th, ASAP will be hosting our second annual fundraiser: With Liberty & Breakfast for All. One of ASAP’s clients, an investigative journalist from Congo-Brazzaville, will serve as our client emcee. Our keynote speaker is artist, activist, and Busboys & Poets restaurant entrepreneur, Andy Shallal.
Join us at 4:30 pm Saturday, Feb. 23, for a concert featuring Stories and Songs of Hope in support of refugees seeking asylum in the U.S. Our choir and guest musicians will perform musical selections on the theme of “sanctuary,” with several asylum seekers sharing their stories. Admission is free with donations encouraged for the Asylum Seekers Assistance Project, www.asylumprojectdc.org. Reception following. Please spread the word!
The Asylum Seeker Assistance Project and National United Methodist Church are proud to host a family-friend community celebration! Come join us and enjoy traditional American holiday food and Ethiopian food. Guests are invited to bring a favorite dessert to share.