Category: Youth Education & Enrichment
Helps under-resourced youth find their voice through creative writing programs.
Youth Education & Enrichment
Provides juvenile diversion, truancy intervention, and mediation services.
CROSSLIST FROMChildren, Youth, & Families
Connects people to nature through education, stewardship, and advocacy.
CROSSLIST FROMEnvironment & Animal Services
Creates and provides evidence-based early education for under-resourced students.
Offers affordable art education for low-income students.
CROSSLIST FROMYouth & Community Arts
Enriches lives of Asian-American youth through education and mentoring.
Bolsters upper elementary students' reading by providing supportive programs.
Offers long-term mentoring to those in child welfare system.
Educates boys east of the Anacostia through tuition-free independent school.
Introduces dance to all ages through performances, workshops, and outreach.
CROSSLIST FROMPerforming, Literary, & Visual Arts
Uses food and cooking to teach life and job skills to youth.
Promotes healthy youth relationships and an end to dating violence.
Educates children with a variety of needs through individualized programming.
Immerses students in entrepreneurship training to propel them through high school and toward college.
Prepares low-income youth for college and career.
CROSSLIST FROMMentorship & College Access
Improves school experience for kids through innovative teacher training.
Strengthens charter school governance to improve public school quality.
Educational group using lessons learned in the game of chess.
Fulfills emotional, educational, and material needs of at-risk children and mothers.
Offers life-changing adventures designed to empower inner-city youth.
Tutors, mentors, and role models working in underserved DC communities.
CROSSLIST FROMCommunity & Civic Engagement
Connects underserved populations with quality dance performances and educational programs.
Offers academic, emotional, social support for high-achieving, low-income 11th graders.
Surrounds students with support, empowering them to stay in school.
Offers leadership development, advocacy, and college programming for girls and families.
CROSSLIST FROMGirls & Women
Empowers at-risk youth through photography and advocacy training.
Provides support, knowledge, and skills vulnerable girls need to thrive.
Guides mothers and their children as they reshape their lives to overcome poverty.
Tackles problems affecting youth today through advocacy and community mobilization.
Makes arts/humanities education accessible for DC public school students.
Builds bilingual academic achievement for low-income, immigrant families.
Champions healthy eating through school gardens and community outreach.
Uses poetry, soccer, and service-learning to inspire youth in an after-school program.
Helps charter school educators meet the needs of students with disabilities.
Sponsors construction trades, careers, and technical education.
Provides high quality music education to 500+ young people.
Gives students professional experience while earning a college prep education.
Empowers youth and families through education and leadership development.
Recruits and fosters the development of leaders in education.
Supports high-quality arts and academic education for DC youth.
Offers a 14-month enrichment program for rising 5th graders with potential.
Operates literacy and mentoring programs for children.
Prevents homelessness, and re-houses those who have lost their homes.
CROSSLIST FROMBasic Needs, Food, & Housing
Enhances Fairfax County Public Library programs and services.
Helps students become proficient in reading and math through one-on-one tutoring.
Inspires formerly incarcerated youth to pursue employment and education.
Serves as DC's original stage for Latinos and youth.
Offers intensive, targeted tutoring for at-risk youth in Montgomery County.
Helps girls in Northern Virginia build confidence through physical activity.
Provides youth with tools to become successful leaders in a global society.
Engages volunteers to improve the physical condition of DC schools.
Revitalizes and replenishes high-need elementary school and classroom libraries.
Offers year-round academic intervention programming for middle school students.
Uses a holistic approach to improve graduation rates among at-risk students in Prince George’s County.
Closes the achievement gap for low-income students through enrichment programs.
Empowers at-risk children to succeed through comprehensive programs.
Offers out-of-school development programs for "risk-susceptible" students Prince William County.
Distributes books and provides learning opportunities for at-risk preschoolers.
Offers affordable early childhood education in a dual-language environment.
Connects school-aged youth and families to STEM and cultural enrichment programming.
Inspires youth leadership through academics, wellness, and civic engagement.
A Montessori, dual-language immersion public charter school.
Helps young people re-engage in their education in a non-traditional school environment.
Provides educational support for PreK-12 Hispanic students and their families.
Empowers students with entrepreneurial leadership and confidence to transform communities.
Offers therapeutic horseback riding lessons to people with disabilities.
CROSSLIST FROMHealth, Wellness, & Senior Services
Provides intensive reading intervention program to improve academic outcomes for low-income children.
Offers holistic ministry and services to families in poverty.
Provides experiential learning for DC public school students.
Creates libraries for vulnerable African children and youth.
CROSSLIST FROMInternational Programs
Prepares students for kindergarten through quality, affordable childcare.
Educates DC's foster and at-risk youth through public boarding school.
Promotes educational experiences and a college-going culture among students.
Empowers children through educational, cultural and spiritual enrichment during after-school and summer programming.
Brings educators and journalists together to teach critical thinking skills to students.
Gives students and teachers the tools they need to improve student literacy rates.
Brings visiting authors and gives books to disadvantaged students.
Helps disadvantaged students gain literacy, technology and college readiness skills.
Boosts social-emotional learning through play and physical activity.
Offers free arts programming designed to spark creativity and confidence among low-income children.
Develops readers and leaders by training teens to teach students in-need.
Brings literacy services and programs into shelters, domestic violence safe houses, and transitional housing.
Recruits volunteers to tutor struggling readers from low-income communities.
Brings STEM professionals to PreK-8th grades to deliver hands-on science activities.
Provides high-quality educational resources to inner city schools.
Educates Latino boys and prepares them for high school success.
Develops multicultural teacher resources and meaningful family engagement strategies.
Mobilizes Americans to thank service members through scholarships for their families.
CROSSLIST FROMVeterans & Military Families
Uses classical theatre to educate, explore, and entertain.
Engages families to become effective participants in their children’s education.
A tuition-free, academically demanding, private middle school for low-income boys.
Transforms lives of girls through tuition-free private education.
Provides holistic experiential learning, youth leadership, and life skills development.
Teaches students to express themselves through playwriting and performance.