Earlier this month, our DCA Crewmember Dawn had the opportunity to participate in the Jumpstart program at the U.S. Capitol. Jumpstart partners Corps members with preschool children living in lower-income neighborhoods in and around Washington D.C. Together, they work on building language and literacy skills the children need to succeed in school.
Savannah may be known for Southern fare, with dishes like fried chicken and shrimp and grits, but visitors will be surprised at the variety of food they can find in the city once they leave River Street. When you’ve had your fill of home-style eateries, make sure to check out these local favorites for some global flavor.
Although they stretch no more than 200 square miles in area, Antigua and Barbuda enjoy a reputation as one of the Caribbean’s premier destinations. No matter when you visit, you’ll find yourself surrounded by sugar-soft sands, dramatic coral reefs and a host of adventures to make your time memorable.
St. Patrick’s Day, an international holiday celebrating the patron saint Patrick of Ireland, turns our blue cities green as millions of people flock to churches, parades and pubs. Here are four great locations to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.