Music therapy for people with disability, medical, or life challenges.
Creates thought-provoking, modern productions in Tysons, Virginia.
Performing, Literary, & Visual Arts
Empowers African farmers to become agricultural entrepreneurs.
Helps under-resourced youth find their voice through creative writing programs.
Youth Education & Enrichment
Champions the dignity and rights of vulnerable DC seniors.
Health, Wellness, & Senior Services
Provides high-quality adult basic education to improve lives.
Adult Literacy & Learning
Provides juvenile diversion, truancy intervention, and mediation services.
Children, Youth, & Families
Food, clothing, education & emergency support for underserved families.
Basic Needs, Food, & Housing
Free, comprehensive after-school programs for low-income DC middle schools.
Connects people to nature through education, stewardship, and advocacy.
Environment & Animal Services
Provides emergency food and financial assistance in Alexandria.
Supplies free legal services for domestic survivors of sex trafficking.
Legal Services & Justice Programs
Protects biodiversity and communities in the southwestern Amazon rainforest.
Offers pre-professional orchestral training and performances for young musicians.
Theater performances, exhibitions, and instruction in an under-served neighborhood.
Mobilizes the community to stop pollution, restore natural systems, and rebuild relationships to Anacostia River.
Child care and emergency assistance to our vulnerable neighbors.
Creates and provides evidence-based early education for under-resourced students.
Offers services for those living with intellectual/developmental disabilities.
Provides exemplary, safety-net medical care for Arlingtonians in need.
Develops affordable housing and resident services programs for Arlingtonians.
Delivers comprehensive medical care for low-income and uninsured families in Arlington.
Aims to end homelessness through supportive services and housing.
Offers same-day emergency assistance to cover basic needs for Arlingtonians in crisis.
Promotes sustainable lifestyle solutions through environmental education.
Provides studio/gallery space for self-taught artists with disabilities.
Nutures artists through exhibits, education, and community outreach.
Youth & Community Arts
Offers affordable art education for low-income students.
Brings culturally diverse arts programs to schools and communities.
Helps seniors experience joy and healthy aging through multi-disciplinary arts experiences.
Provides job training and community development through the arts and design.
Uses the performing arts to empower people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Empowering South Asian women to lead abuse-free lives.
Girls & Women
After-school & summer mentoring programs targeting low-income Asian American youth.
Provides legal services for low-income Asian immigrants with limited English proficiency.
Serves Asian/Pacific Islander survivors of gender-based violence.
Mental health services for everyone regardless of ability to pay.
Bolsters upper elementary students' reading by providing supportive programs.
Presents performances, activities, and youth programs in Northeast DC.
Addresses social issues through overseas fellowships for professionals.
Community & Civic Engagement
Inspires residents of Greater Washington to appreciate and protect their environment.
Empowers young adults and the anti-poverty agencies at which they are placed.
Helps immigrants find a new start with immigration, legal, and social services.
Immigrant & Refugee Services
Offers adoption, education, and support services for birth, adoptive parents and adopted children.
Supports secondary and higher education for girls in Africa.
Feeds, tutors, and mentors low-income children and youth.
Creating inclusion opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Offers long-term mentoring to those in child welfare system.
Shelters and supports domestic violence victims to help them gain independence.
Provides, at no cost, life-saving technology to communities served.
Works to end child slavery, gender-based violence, and extreme poverty in Haiti.
Makes good-quality used bicycles available to low-income people overseas.
Educates boys east of the Anacostia through tuition-free independent school.
Dedicated to protecting bonobos and their rainforest habitat.
Offers education, housing, and life skills programs for homeless young mothers.
Introduces dance to all ages through performances, workshops, and outreach.
Purchases and maintains community-based housing for mentally disabled persons.
Helps survivors of brain injury lead fulfilling lives.
Uses food and cooking to teach life and job skills to youth.
Welcomes children with chronic health conditions to medically managed summer camps.
Promotes healthy youth relationships and an end to dating violence.
Offers breast cancer screening and support for underinsured women.
Educates children with a variety of needs through individualized programming.
Helps homeless families become independent.
Operates early childhood education and stabilization services for homeless families.
Provides emergency and long-term services to help those in need in Fairfax County.
Entrepreneurship and college readiness program for students from under-resourced communities.
Mentorship & College Access
Computer and job training program giving access to opportunity.
Life Skills, Training, & Employment
Works to preserve and protect the C&O Canal National Historical Park.
Supports homeless women in DC with housing, health, employment and education.
Helps low- and moderate-income individuals and families to build wealth.
Defends immigrants’ rights through legal services, education and advocacy.
Connects independent artists and adventurous audiences across DC.
Prepares low-income youth for college and career.
Creates arts education programming for children and adults.
Helps older adults age safely and comfortably in their own neighborhood.
Building community and celebrating diversity through visual, literary and performing arts.
Shelter and supportive services for homeless adults and families.
Community-based organization for at-risk families in the Central American immigrant community.
Advocates for abused and neglected children and youth.
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Offers adoption-competent mental health services that strengthen foster/adoptive families.
Provides services dedicated to the elimination of child abuse in Alexandria.
Advocates for smarter and more compassionate policies for war's civilian victims.
Transforms school experiences through engagement-based education and innovative teacher training.
Offers legal services, support, referral, and advocacy for Latino immigrants.
Supports immigrant community with employment protection, English classes and skills training.
Contemporary ballet with live music and intimate, interactive settings.
Empowers homeless with meals, case management, healthcare and encouraging potential.
Strengthens charter school governance to improve public school quality.
Offers education and support services to prepare students and families for success.
Empowers young singers through high-quality music education.
Northern Virginia's first non-profit interactive children's science center.
Professional-caliber volunteer chorus performing masterpieces and new works.
Fulfills emotional, educational, and material needs of at-risk children and mothers.
Fosters healthy communities by developing kid-driven green spaces.
Rescues adoptable dogs from overcrowded and high-kill shelters.
Academic and life success through empowerment and outdoor adventure.
Tutors, mentors, and role models working in underserved DC communities.
Transforms lives through dance and arts education.
Connects underserved populations with quality dance performances and educational programs.
Catalyzes affordable housing and economic development in DC.
Advocates for equitable and inclusive communities in the DC region.
Makes college attendance and completion a reality for DC students.
Helps low-income students get to and through postsecondary education.
Supports low-income, first generation students to and through college.
Feeds Fairfax County families in need through volunteer-run food pantry.
Helps families meet food needs and make healthy choices through urban farming.
Cooking and nutrition education provider for underserved kids and families.
Surrounds students with support, empowering them to stay in school.
Helping to embrace, educate, and empower those affected by crime.
Offers leadership development, advocacy, and college programming for girls and families.
Support services for homeless and low income families and individuals.
Focuses on helping low-income residents access healthy, local food.
Transitions families from homelessness to independence through housing and educational programming.
Provides health and human services for vulnerable residents of Montgomery County.
Provides housing, healthcare, and supportive services to low-income families.
Builds a clean, equitable, and local renewable energy system through solar co-ops.
Provides low-income adults with technological and life skills for careers.
Provides free mediation and conflict resolution services in Montgomery County
Advocates for and protects abused and neglected children in foster care.
Inspires creativity to advance personal development and well-being.
Empowers low-income youth of color through photography and advocacy training.
Provides support, knowledge, and skills vulnerable girls need to thrive.
Improves healthy food access with programs helping eaters and farmers.
Guides mothers and their children as they reshape their lives to overcome poverty.
Offers high-quality, compassionate healthcare to low-income adults.
Creates bridges of understanding between cultures through contemporary dance.
Provides access to dance training, arts education and enrichment opportunities.
Hosts a thriving theater, dance school and community resources.
Tackles problems affecting youth today through advocacy and community mobilization.
Advocates for systematic change in health, environmental, and education policy.
Makes arts/humanities education accessible for DC public school students.
Builds bilingual academic achievement for low-income, immigrant families.
Uses advocacy and programming to cut DC's teen pregnancy rate in half.
Serves the LGBT community through programs, services, events, and advocacy.
In-class and after-school creative writing program for at-risk schoolchildren.
Alleviates financial stress on families by providing diapers to low-income families.
Helps Latino immigrants transition from homelessness to permanent housing.
Champions healthy eating through school gardens and community outreach.
Educates the public about hunger, poverty, and obesity, and connects families with nutrition programs.
Provides high-quality legal services for low-income Washingtonians.
Ensuring safety and self-determination for domestic violence survivors in DC.
Uses poetry, soccer and service learning to inspire youth in after-school programs.
Helps charter school educators meet the needs of students with disabilities.
Sponsors construction trades, careers, and technical education.
Represents domestic violence survivors and at-risk children for free.
Dedicated to securing equality for DC residents.
Provides high quality music education to 500+ young people.
Engages 80,000 visitors a year in a full-service, regional visual arts center.
Provides safe housing for survivors of domestic violence.
After-school and summer arts enrichment in Wards 7 and 8.
Changes lives through documentary filmmaking.
Advances legal protections for victims of domestic violence.
Gives students professional experience while earning a college prep education.
Creating pathways out of homelessness, domestic violence and sexual assault.
Day center offering frail, at-risk seniors therapeutic and supportive services.
Mentoring and scholarships to empower undocumented students to attend college.
Restores, promotes and maintains Dumbarton Oaks Park.
Housing and support services for homeless families with children.
Ecological restoration and maintenance of the most comprehensive native plant nursery in the region.
Empowers youth and families through education and leadership development.
Student-created and process-driven theatre education for ages 3-103.
Supports high-quality arts and academic education for DC youth.
14-month academic/leadership enrichment for underrepresented students.
Cultivates economic and social empowerment for 350+ women annually.
Creates theatre for kids, by kids.
Operates literacy and mentoring programs for children.
Prevents homelessness, and re-houses those who have lost their homes.
Enriches the community through vocal performance and education.
Provides court appointed volunteers to advocate for abused/neglected children.
Enhances Fairfax County Public Library programs and services.
Building essential skills to help young children become kindergarten-ready.
Helps teens in foster care find family.
Offers wraparound services for victims of domestic violence.
Empowers low-income Latino families with educational and support services.
Housing and case management for Fairfax working homeless.
Provides guidance and basic human service to help rebuild lives.
Changes lives for foster youth through safe and engaging programming.
Increases college matriculation rates for least advantaged youth.
Provides emergency food and supplies to those in need in Northern Virginia.
Fights food waste and hunger by empowering student leaders.
Helps students become proficient in reading and math through one-on-one tutoring.
Produces challenging plays from a diversity of voices that inspire discussion.
Inspires formerly incarcerated youth to pursue employment and education.
Helps communities liberate themselves from slavery.
Advocates to free prisoners of conscience through law and politics.
Supports local farmers, food access, education and outreach through 14 area markets.
Inspires business professionals to engage with local nonprofits.
Teaches life lessons through ice skating and hockey programs.
Independent movie theater offering diverse programs for all our communities.
Provides prison-to-community reentry assistance for female ex-offenders.
Empowers people to leave homelessness and rebuild their lives.
Grants for investigative journalists to cover the costs of reporting
Launches bright futures through self-advocacy, academic support, workforce development.
Serves as DC's original stage for Latinos and youth.
Trains underserved youth to be leaders through media creation.
Supports teen parents completing college.
Offers intensive, targeted tutoring for at-risk youth in Montgomery County.
A service-rich day center for chronically homeless individuals.
Preparing girls to be healthy, educated, and independent women.
Mentors over 2,000 pre-teen girls annually, activating confidence & competence.
Offers youth development programs for girls that include physical activity.
Helps girls in Northern Virginia build confidence through physical activity.
Manages Glen Echo Park's arts programs, festivals, and facilities.
Global affairs and leadership development program for underserved youth.
Prevents homelessness in Fairfax County through housing and support services.
Engages local athletes to lead sports-based health/HIV prevention programs.
Equine-assisted activities and therapies for individuals with special needs.
Engages volunteers to improve the physical condition of DC schools.
Professional training and education for health workers in resource-scarce countries.
Provides health and other core services for low-income, pregnant women.
Revitalizes and replenishes high-need elementary school and classroom libraries.
Offers year-round academic intervention programming for middle school students.
Increases high school graduation rates and teaches skills for employment.
Renovates housing for the homeless in partnership with shelters.
Reduces stress and trauma through play for children experiencing homelessness.
Helps families achieve self-sufficiency and permanent housing.
Empowers homeless/low-income families to create stable homes.
Reinventing the way hospitals care for seriously-ill children.
Connects children and fathers during periods of incarceration.
Closes the achievement gap for low-income students through enrichment programs.
Empowers at-risk children to succeed through comprehensive programs.
Companionship and practical help for end-of-life and support during grieving.
Out-of-school time youth development and mentoring initiatives.
Housing developer and counseling agency for low-income communities.
Provides affordable independent housing for people in mental health recovery.
Provides housing and services to homeless and at-risk families.
Legal counsel and an opportunity to rebuild their lives for trafficking survivors.
DC's home for innovative opera, intimate cabaret, and Latino programming.
Distributes books and provides learning opportunities for at-risk preschoolers.
Offers care and support for individuals and families living with dementia.
Creating community through concerts, master classes, youth competitions, and outreach.
Offers music education for adults with cognitive, intellectual and physical disabilities.
Provides safety-net services for isolated, low-income elderly.
Offers support and community education to end domestic dating and abuse.
Builds support for social, racial, and economic justice and equality in local communities.
Provides food and safety, counseling, support groups, day care, and financial assistance to 300+ individuals.
Classes, performances, arts education and work readiness for youth.
Houses and cares for ill and dying homeless individuals.
Suicide prevention resources and support for teens.
Dance education, performance, and engagement opportunities for a diverse community.
Provides an array of support services and affordable housing for Ward 1 residents.
Free job placement for individuals seeking marketplace jobs.
Offers affordable early childhood education in a dual-language environment.
Legal services for low-income immigrants in Northern Virginia.
Leverages education and knowledge to empower marginalized girls.
Serves children with disabilities through community sports and recreation.
Connects school-aged youth and families to STEM and cultural enrichment programming.
Inspires youth leadership through academics, wellness, and civic engagement.
Purchases and delivers grade-appropriate school supplies to needy children in Northern Virginia.
Empowers Asian community residents to contribute to US society.
Creates communities and homes for adults with intellectual disabilities.
Promotes healthy food and empowers immigrants with culinary jobs and entrepreneurship skills.
Serves needs of homeless adults through a daytime community-based drop-in center.
Lambi supports economic justice, democracy and sustainable development in Haiti.
A Montessori, dual-language immersion public charter school.
Helps young people re-engage in their education in a non-traditional school environment.
Drives economic advancement of low- to moderate income underserved communities.
Provides educational support for PreK-12 Hispanic students and their families.
Helps people in financial crisis regain stability and achieve self-sufficiency.
Empowers students with entrepreneurial leadership and confidence to transform communities.
DC’s oldest and largest general civil legal services program.
Helps low-income, immigrant youth learn about American civic life.
Provides low-income entrepreneurs with business loans and training.
Empowers young African American males to discover their potential through art.
Offers therapeutic horseback riding lessons to people with disabilities.
Provides comprehensive programming to help people rise out of poverty.
High-quality English language and literacy instruction for adults.
Empowers adults through English language training.
Literacy interventions to close the achievement gap.
Responding to personal & systemic violence with tested peace-building skills.
Offers holistic ministry and services to families in poverty.
Provides experiential learning for DC public school students.
Provides food, emergency financial assistance, youth programs and educational opportunities.
Feeding the hungry of Loudoun County, Virginia.
Creates libraries for vulnerable African children and youth.
Using a customized adoption process to find loving homes for dogs and cats.
HUD-approved housing counseling agency and youth mentoring programs.
Prepares students for kindergarten through quality, affordable childcare.
Holistic maternal health and wellness programs for expectant mothers.
Aims to end hunger through food distribution, education and advocacy.
Establishes sustainable indigenous programs to help landmine affected countries.
Helps low-income and refugee families rebuild their lives.
Visual arts center providing exhibitions, education, awareness of contemporary art.
Recruits and matches mentors with mentoring programs in the DC area.
Matches DC teens with adult mentors for positive life trajectories.
Administers free primary and specialty medical care, health education and medications.
Transforms individuals and communities through the visual arts.
Operates free news services for the blind, visually impaired and disabled.
Addresses affordable housing crisis among Latino community in DC.
Prevents and corrects the conviction of innocent people.
Develops youth to be empowered, informed, and active citizens.
Collaborates to end long-term homelessness in Washington.
Improving the lives of precariously housed and homeless youth.
Operates quality, low-cost health clinics across Montgomery County.
Strengthens the countywide adult English literacy network.
Promotes and protects a vibrant agricultural reserve in DC.
Educates DC's foster and at-risk youth through public boarding school.
Theater company with a focus on diversity, equity, inclusion, accessibility, and community engagement.
Promotes educational experiences and a college-going culture among students.
Encouraging, promoting, and facilitating broad and inclusive civic engagement.
Provides shelter and services to victims of domestic violence.
Preserves parks today and creates park stewards for tomorrow.
Resident professional orchestra, chorale and music education institute at Strathmore.
Providing legal services to low-income DC residents.
Empowers crime victims through case management and legal services.
Empowers children through educational, cultural and spiritual enrichment during after-school and summer programming.
Heals lives of homeless women and children by creating new futures.
Helps low-income youth access scholarships and middle-skill career education.
Brings educators and journalists together to teach critical thinking skills to students.
Offers sober housing for young men recovering from addiction.
Offers therapeutic horseback riding for people with disabilities, youth-at-risk, and recovering military.
Collects surplus of fresh food and redistributes to those in need.
Nonprofit pharmacy providing life-saving medications for uninsured patients in Virginia.
Services throughout the cancer continuum for underserved Latinas.
Assists those involved with the criminal justice system.
Assists individuals returning home from incarceration and court-involved adults and youth.
Serves as safe haven and support for traumatized women in Iran.
Empowering youth through the transformative power of the arts.
Gives students and teachers the tools they need to improve student literacy rates.
Interactive theater for children in hospitals and care facilities.
Provides stable housing, services, and community for formerly-homeless women.
Brings visiting authors and gives books to disadvantaged students.
Supports youth in DC's juvenile system with legal advocacy and mentoring programs.
Mobilizes Veterans to end Veteran homelessness.
Veterans & Military Families
Provides financial and community support for wounded, injured, or ill veterans.
Provides grants for extracurricular activities to children of service members.
Provides services and education to those impacted by Parkinson’s Disease
Provide medical and health care to under-served Guatemalan communities
Helps disadvantaged students gain literacy, technology and college readiness skills.
Fosters a love of reading and a connection to writing through public readings and educational programs.
Combats poverty by providing IT-training in underserved communities.
Remedying conditions of chronic poverty through education and employment.
Teaches underserved teens bicycle repair through a community bike shop.
Boosts social-emotional learning through play and physical activity.
Multi-disciplinary, puppet-based theatre company exciting a passion for adventurous art.
Sends multicultural teams of 10 students to top colleges.
Provides therapeutic, recreational, social and educational programs for teens and adults with developmental differences.
Protects the Potomac River through local advocacy and conservation solutions.
Protects public's right to clean water in the Potomac River.
Supports women's health: prenatal, perinatal, postnatal, family planning and food distribution.
Supports parents and child care providers so children can thrive.
Free medical clinic serving low-income, uninsured patients.
Inspiring action and working together to create sustainable communities for all.
Students achieving positive change in themselves and their community.
Creative youth development for children experiencing homelessness and poverty.
Performs home repairs that help residents preserve their independence.
Assistance and advocacy for victims of military sexual trauma.
Leadership and professional development that connects young adults to careers.
Develops literacy leaders by training teens to be tutors.
Tutoring program for low-income elementary students.
Advocates for improving school food/educating students on healthy choices.
School gardens and comprehensive teacher training for Title 1 schools.
Serves as a home repair and rehabilitation program for low-income homeowners.
Provides free home repair/ accessibility modifications for DC’s low-income homeowners.
Employs individuals with disabilities and provides education for youth and adults on a local farm.
Brings STEM professionals to PreK-8th grades to deliver hands-on science activities.
Provides high-quality educational resources to inner city schools.
Protects and revitalizes the lands and waters of Rock Creek Park.
Unique and holistic eating disorder recovery services and community education.
Gives families of critically ill children a home away from home.
Offers intervention and support services for child victims of abuse.
Helps homeless and addicted transform their lives through certified programming.
Supplies the homeless, unemployed, and hurting with resources to improve their lives.
Educates Latino boys and prepares them for high school success.
Creates a thriving community for seniors, from housing to health programming.
Stops the cycle of child abuse through education and advocacy.
Supports older court-involved youth with disabilities through special education legal services.
Social and housing supports to low-income elderly.
Supplies safe havens and growth opportunities for homeless and disadvantaged youth.
Fosters independence to enable Alexandria seniors to age in place.
Serves as volunteer-based organization dedicated to life-enriching services for the elderly.
Provides meals, clothing and basic services for individuals experiencing homelessness.
Writing program and publishing house for unheard voices.
Advances critical life skills of underserved youth through arts education.
Presents dynamic arts, entertainment, and spiritual events in historic DC venue.
Community based health, education, and arts organization.
Empowers LGBTQ youth through leadership development and mentorship.
Helps individuals achieve self-sufficiency by overcoming educational and employment barriers.
Presenting, teaching, and cultivating the next generation of socially engaged poets.
Provides emergency shelter and support services for homeless families with children.
Amplifies nonprofit impact through storytelling and video.
Using the arts to power literacy, create understanding, and building community.
Creates economic empowerment and artistic expression opportunities for homeless individuals.
Enables low-income women to increase their
Skilled job training and employment for individuals with learning differences.
Fuses movement, dance, music and more into a distinct form of drama.
Protects immigrant women and girls who are fleeing gender-based violence.
Develops multicultural teacher resources and meaningful family engagement strategies.
Encourages physical and behavioral health through running.
Mobilizes Americans to thank service members through scholarships for their families.
Transforms lives through dramatic arts education for children and adults.
Offers services for hard-to-reach, homeless men, women, and children in the DC area.
Job training and personal development program for women in need.
Provides torture survivors with employment, legal, and health services.
Provides children with tools to become the compassionate leaders of tomorrow.
Addresses emotional needs of children with cancer through art therapy.
Uses classical theatre to educate, explore, and entertain.
Engages families to become effective participants in their children’s education.
Safeguarding the rights of low-income DC families facing debt-related crises.
Encourages informed citizenship through Capitol and Congressional history.
Provides professional skills training, paid internships, and mentoring for underserved youth.
Transforms lives by creating hope and opportunity through information technology and skill development.
Offers pro bono legal and other professional services to veterans.
Improves community health in the Comayagua region of Honduras.
Bridges the gap from incarceration to community.
Strengthens the Northern Virginia community through volunteerism.
Promotes bicycling as a healthy and sustainable means of transportation.
Supports economic opportunity in local underserved communities through loan funding.
Inspires appreciation for Baroque music through performance and education.
English classes and workforce development programs for adult immigrants.
Advances longform improv through classes and performances.
A tuition-free, academically demanding, private middle school for low-income boys.
Legal services, advocacy, outreach, and education to address homelessness and affordable housing.
Reading instruction to District adults reading below a fifth grade .
Reclaims urban green spaces and revitalizes communities.
Washington Revels creates community through multicultural music, dance and drama.
Transforms lives of girls through tuition-free private education.
Enriches the community with thought-provoking plays from all eras.
Providing after school debate in under-served communities.
Encourages healthy lifestyles and environmental stewardship in low-income communities.
Services for low-income seniors to help them age in place.
Mental health services for victims of trauma, grief and loss.
Western Fairfax's go-to referral for emergency needs assistance.
Offers comprehensive support for individuals lifting themselves out of poverty.
Develops life skills for youth with experiential learning, leadership training, and service.
Makes mental health counseling accessible to all.
Supports women, girls, and families living with or at risk for HIV/AIDS.
Strengthens women's technology, communication, and advocacy skills to support democratic and ethical practices, and enhance human rights.
Provides mental health housing and support services to adults with chronic and persistent mental illness.
Produces daring plays from innovative artists.
Gives people opportunities to hone writing skills and share their stories.
Presents thrilling, visceral, new American theatre for DC residents.
Provides programs to make daily life more manageable for wounded service members and their family caregivers.
Excellence in vocal and instrumental training for youth.
Helps at-risk girls transition successfully from adolescence to young adulthood.
Uses the art of playwriting to enhance student literacy, creative expression, and communication.
Builds the leadership and power of DC young people.
Enriching underserved youth and families in the DC area with mentorship and character education.