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Greater Washington Community Foundation
Strengthening region (, , , ) by inspiring effective giving and providing leadership on community issues.
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 22
In 2003, we invested heavily and inspired other investors to donate to the renovation of , which was closed for 33 years following the 1968 DC riots. Reopening Atlas helped revitalize H Street NE. Atlas brings people together through arts.
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 21
We're hiring! We're seeking a Program Officer to review grant proposals, perform due diligence work, manage current grants, evaluate grant results, and more:
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 20
We love this story about Eddie and Sylvia Brown, who partner to run their family foundation. Their story shares a dedication to education, the arts, and health care that shows the true power of local philanthropy.
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 19
Replying to @communityfndn
Donors InVesting in the Arts (DIVAs) Giving Circle welcomes LOIs from nonprofit orgs with track record of serving middle and high school-aged youth using as a medium to foster joy, empathy, self-awareness, and other skills. (3/3)
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 19
Replying to @communityfndn
Our fall grant round is now open! Apply for for funding to address poverty via safety-net programs, programs in high-need communities, and development programs that help workers earn a living wage.
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 19
Our fall grant round is now open! We have two grant funding opportunities available: Sharing Prince George’s County and, in Montgomery County, Donors InVesting in the Arts (DIVAs) Giving Circle. (1/3)
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 17
Happy national day! We are forever grateful for the wealth of nonprofit partners in DC, Maryland and Virginia who are Building Thriving Communities in the region. It’s our pleasure to be able to support you!
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 16
In our most recent fiscal year, our donors and our partners invested $64+ million into our communities, including , , and . See more stats and read stories of impact:
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 15
Get a preview of our upcoming fall grant round, read stories from our 2019 annual report, read disaster response tips, and more in our August newsletter:
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GivingTuesday Aug 14
A3. has terrific resources that can use to build a successful campaign!
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 13
Maryland , do you have Oct. 3 and 4 saved? Our friends at are presenting , including speakers on board development, fundraising, public policy, marketing and much more. Use code MANOFRIEND for 10% off:
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 13
This year we’re introducing a new award in Prince George’s County! You can vote for , , and Monica Watson for the Emerging Leader Award at our Civic Leadership Awards. To vote, text the last name of the nominee to (562) 735-4539.
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 12
“There are about 63,000 residents [in ] that don’t always know where their next meal is going to come from.” and (from ) partner to limit food waste & feed the community.
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 9
In honor of we also wanted to shout-out our nonprofit partner . They use uses books and creative writing to empower DC's incarcerated and formerly incarcerated youths and adults to change their lives.
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 9
Happy ! If you’re a fan of reading, here are six local organizations that support adult literacy. Check them out and get involved!
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DC Human Services Jul 23
♥️ Help DC youth residing in shelter prepare for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. 📝📕Donate school supplies at any Service Center or at DHS headquarters 🗓️ Accepting donations thru Friday, 8/16. 👀 View list of needed items here:
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 8
You can vote for , Adeyinka Ogunlegan, and Monica Watson by texting the last name of the person you want to vote for to (562) 735-4539. You can only vote once. Voting will close on September 6, 2019!
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 8
We had blast celebrating emerging leaders in yesterday! At the event we opened voting for the 2019 Civic Leadership Awards Emerging Leader of the Year, who will be announced at our Awards on Oct. 24.
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 8
Thank you for joining us last night!
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Greater Washington Community Foundation Aug 8
Replying to @grmsnyder
Thank you for joining us!
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