All Events

Potato Gleaning at Butler’s Orchard with Nourish Now

Date: September 29, 2015
Time: 10:00 am  to  8:00 pm
Location: Butler’s Orchard | 22200 Davis Mill Road, Germantown MD 20876

On Tuesday we are traveling to Butler’s Orchard to collect their surplus potatoes with Nourish Now! This is one of many gleanings we will be doing as Feed the Mind, the collaborative program between So What Else and our friends at Nourish Now, to support our after school programming. If you are interested in joining us at Butler’s Orchard this afternoon, please email!

Back to School Event with Pleasant Homes and CSF

Date: August 14, 2015
Time: 2:00 pm  to  6:00 pm
Location: 6606 Greig Street, Seat Pleasant, MD 20743

So What Else has been invited to coordinate the sporting events at Pleasant Homes, Central Gardens, and Millwoods’ Back to School Event, in conjunction with Community Services Foundation.  Volunteers will be running stations for kickball, basketball, soccer, volleyball, and many more!

Montgomery County Agricultural Fair

Date: August 14, 2015
Time: 9:15 am  to  8:15 pm
Location: Montgomery Village Fairgrounds (16 Chestnut Street, Gaithersburg MD 20877)

Join us and our long-time partners Nourish Now as we serve up some grub at the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair! 

We will be working in shifts of 5 people throughout the day to cook and sell food at this awesome event.

Shifts from 9:15-12:15 | 12:15-4:15 | 4:15-8:15

Dates: August 14-22

All volunteers get free admission to the fair AND a free meal! Please email for more information.

Anacostia Park Clean-up with Mission Continues and National Park Service

Date: August 8, 2015
Time: 10:00 am  to  3:00 pm
Location: Anacostia Park (1900 Anacostia Drive South East, Washington, DC 20020)

Volunteers will be doing a large-scale cleanup with veterans, students from Community Services Foundation, and So What Else staff and providers. We will be spending the day picking up trash around the park and along the waterfront and enjoying the beautiful summer weather!