Category: Youth Education & Enrichment , Mentorship & College Access , Adult Literacy & Learning
Helps under-resourced youth find their voice through creative writing programs.
Youth Education & Enrichment
Provides high-quality adult basic education to improve lives.
Adult Literacy & Learning
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
Empowering South Asian women to lead abuse free lives
CROSSLIST FROMGirls & Women
Enriches lives of Asian-American youth through education and mentoring.
Bolsters upper elementary students' reading by providing supportive programs.
Supports secondary and higher education for girls in Africa.
CROSSLIST FROMInternational Programs
Offers long-term mentoring to those in child welfare system.
Educates boys east of the Anacostia through tuition-free independent school.
Offers education, housing, and life skills programs for homeless young mothers.
CROSSLIST FROMBasic Needs, Food, & Housing
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.
Computer and job training program giving access to opportunity.
CROSSLIST FROMLife Skills, Training, & Employment
Prepares low-income youth for college and career.
Mentorship & 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.
Makes college attendance and completion a reality for DC students.
Helps low-income students get to and through postsecondary education.
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.
Provides health and human services for vulnerable of Montgomery County.
CROSSLIST FROMHealth, Wellness, & Senior Services
Provides low-income adults with technological and life skills for careers.
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.
Enhances Fairfax County Public Library programs and services.
Helps teens in foster care find family.
Supports and guides low-income students to get into college and succeed.
Helps students become proficient in reading and math through one-on-one tutoring.
Inspires formerly incarcerated youth to pursue employment and education.
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.
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.
Empowers homeless/low-income families to create stable homes.
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.
Helps low-income, immigrant youth learn about American civic life.
CROSSLIST FROMImmigrant & Refugee Services
Offers therapeutic horseback riding lessons to people with disabilities.
Provides services in Montgomery County to help adults read, write, and speak English.
Empowers adults through English language training.
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.
Prepares students for kindergarten through quality, affordable childcare.
Mentors and tutors minority boys ages 12-18.
Matches DC teens with adult mentors for positive life trajectories.
Strengthens the countywide adult English literacy network.
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.
Helps low-income youth access scholarships and middle-skill career education.
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.
Sends multicultural teams of 10 students to top colleges.
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.
Provides professional skills training, paid internships, and mentoring for underserved youth.
Provides English as a Second Language (ESL) to foreign-born residents.
Advances longform improv through classes and performances.
A tuition-free, academically demanding, private middle school for low-income boys.
Reading instruction to District adults reading below a fifth grade .
Transforms lives of girls through tuition-free private education.
Provides holistic experiential learning, youth leadership, and life skills development.
Gives people opportunities to hone writing skills and share their stories.
Teaches students to express themselves through playwriting and performance.