Brother Help Thyself hosts its annual grant and awards reception at the D.C. Eagle (3701 Benning Rd., N.E.) on Saturday at 2:30 p.m.
Non-profit organizations will receive grant checks and Brother Help Thyself’s board of directors will present four awards to members and organizations that are serving the community. D.C.’s Different Drummers, Sophia Carrero and Xavier Onassis Bloomingdale will perform. Mayor Muriel Bowser will also make an appearance. Refreshments will be provided and there will be a cash bar. Admission is free. The Eagle’s new location isn’t open for regular business yet but its owners have consented to host the Brother event.
Doors open at 1:30 p.m. For more details, visit brotherhelpthyself.org.