Seasonal Grantees

The Foundation provided over $542,000 in "seasonal" grants between Fall 2017 and Fall 2018. Below is a list of our Fall 2018 Seasonal Grant Recipients… a total of over $190,000 in grants. To learn more about applying for a grant, please visit our Apply for a Grant page.


2018 Grants


Faction of Fools Theatre Company
Henry V

Chiarina Chamber Players
Capitol Hill's Chamber Music Series

St. Mark's Players
Establishment of the St. Marks Players Second Stage (SMP2)

Capitol Hill Chorale
Capitol Hill Chorale (CHC) December Concerts

Atlas Performing Arts Center
INTERSECTIONS Festival 2019 - Family Fun Days

Literary Hill Bookfest

Show Step Afrika! USA Incorporated
Step Afrika!'s Magical Musical Holiday Step Show

Capital City Symphony
Mythical Melodies

Capitol Hill Cooperative Nursery School
Nursery School Performing Arts Program

Congressional Chorus
NorthEast Senior Singers

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
Reflections From Inside the Shelter

Folger Shakespeare Library
Shakespeare's Birthday Open House

Corner Store Arts
A New Chapter for the Corner Store

Light Switch Dance Theatre
A Light Mix

Hill Center
Free Public Programming

East City Art Foundation
East City Art Reviews & CONFLUENCE 2019

Capitol Hill Jazz Foundation
Capitol Hill Jazz Foundation's Promotion of Jazz for Economic and Cultural Development

The Washington Ballet
Dance DC

Momentum Dance Theatre
Jazz Hip Hop Nutcracker

Taffety Punk Theatre Company
Sappho and Antogonick

The American Pops Orchestra
APO Family Access Tickets Program

The Dance Institute
Field Trip Experience Dance Concerts for Capitol Hill Children

Capitol Hill Montessori at Logan
2019 Production of Lion King Jr

Mosaic Theater Company of DC
Mosaic Student and Senior Matinee Program


Watkins Elementary School
Little Free Library on 12th St SE


Ryan Kerrigan's Blitz for the Better
Foundation Positive Impact Fund

Tzedek DC, Inc
Community Outreach and Legal Services Project

Service Never Sleeps
Fellowship Placement Sponsorship CHGM

Service Never Sleeps
Fellowship Placement Sponsorship WPH

Service Never Sleeps
MLK Service Marathon


College Gurl Foundation
College Tour

College Bound
Academic Mentoring Program on Capitol Hill

Serve Your City
Kids Flow yoga

So What Else Inc.
Integrative Wellness Program for Underprivileged Youth

LearningPlunge, Inc.
Launching HistoryPlunge for Capitol Hill Youth

Wa-Shokuiku - Learn. Cook. Eat Japanese!

The Story of Our Schools
The Story of Our Schools Exhibit at Payne Elementary

Arts & Humanities For Every Student
Arts & Humanities Access for Capitol Hill Students and Teachers

One Common Unity, Inc.
Fly By Light

NOMIS Youth Network
NOMIS After School Boxing Academy

Fort Dupont Ice Arena
Kids On Ice

Congressional Chorus
American Youth Chorus

Little Lights Urban Ministries
Little Lights Hopkins Programs
Little Lights Potomac Gardens Programs

Joy of Motion Dance Center
Joy of Motion | H Street - Youth Programs

Girls on the Run, DC
Girls on the Run Scholarships

We Are All Educators
Serving Our Community Project

Maury Elementary School
Maury Elementary Ski Program

Common Threads
Common Threads' Family Cooking Class

The Posse Foundation
Posse D.C.

TGR Learning Lab
College Preparation and Career Exploration Program for Low Income Youth

Anacostia Watershed Society
Saving Our Native Grasslands (SONG)


Ludlow-Taylor Elementary School
Fountas & Pinnell Literacy Program

Eastern Senior High School
Supporting IB Growth on Capitol Hill

Playworks of Greater Washington DC
Junior Coach Youth Leadership Program at Payne Elementary School
Junior Coach Youth Leadership Program at Maury Elementary School
Junior Coach Youth Leadership Program at Brent Elementary School

Eliot-Hine MS
EHMS Uniform and Emergency Fund

Miner Elementary Parent-Teach
Miner Elementary School Classroom Technology Upgrade Project: Phase II

Young Playwrights' Theater
The In-School Playwriting Program

Watkins Elementary School
Makerspace for STEM programming

John Tyler Elementary
Tyler Elementary: Spanish books for guided reading instruction

Ludlow-Taylor Elementary School
Ludlow-Taylor FoodPrints Health and Wellness Model

TOTH Montessori (Toddlers on the Hill)
TOTH Montessori Scholarship

Two Rivers Public Charter School
Windows and Mirrors: Inclusive Classroom Libraries

Live It Learn It
Expansion of experiential education in Ward 6

School Within School @ Goding
FoodPrints Program at School Within School @ Goding

Two Rivers Public Charter School
Grade 5 Meaningful Math Knowledge

Payne Elementary School
Informational Texts for 2nd Grade and Core Knowledge Texts for 3rd - 5th Grade

Payne Elementary School PTSA
Science Materials

Peabody Elementary School
FoodPrints food and garden education program at Peabody

Payne Elementary School PTSA
Field Trips

Payne Elementary School PTSA
Art Materials

Payne Elementary School
Early Learning Libraries and Kindergarten and First Grade Core Knowledge Texts

Friendship Public Charter School
Friendship News Network, Chamberlain Campus

Eliot-Hine MS
Full STEAM Ahead

School Within School @Goding
Celebrating Nature and Inclusion

Payne Elementary School PTSA
Payne Deaf and Hard or Hearing Program

Tyler Elementary PTA
FoodPrints edible garden at Tyler Elementary

Eastern Senior High School
LIBRARY PROGRAMMING:"Give the Gift of Books" and "Books to the Big Screen" Events

Two Rivers Public Charter School - Young
Joyful Learning in Kindergarten

School Within School @ Goding
Learning with technology

Two Rivers PCS
High Interest Books to Expand 4th Grade Library

Center for Inspired Teaching
Inspired Teaching Youth

Center for Inspired Teaching
Inspired Teaching Academy

Chamberlain Elementary
Literature-Based STEM Books to Improve Deductive Reasoning and Problem-Solving Skills

Capitol Hill Montessori PTSO
Volunteer Tutoring Material Support

Capitol Hill Little League
Capitol Hill Little League Grant Opportunity

Eliot-Hine Parent Teacher Organization
Monarchs Middle School Style 2018

Blow Pierce Elementary School
Literature-Based STEM Books to Improve Deductive Reasoning and Problem-Solving Skills


Prevention of Blindness Society of Metropolitan Washington
Affordable Eyeglasses Clinic on Capitol Hill

Ready, Willing & Working
Supportive Services for Ready, Willing & Working

Bowen McCauley Dance Company
Dance for Parkinson's Disease

Greater DC Diaper Bank
Funds to Expand Baby Hygiene Essentials for Low Income & Homeless Capitol Hill Residents

Legal Counsel for the Elderly
Championing the dignity and rights of Capitol Hill's low-income seniors

Food & Friends
Nutritious Meals for Capitol Hill's Critically Ill

Little Lights Urban Ministries
Little Lights Family Center and Clean Green Team

Empowering Capitol Hill Families to Support Vulnerable Families and Prevent Children From Entering Foster Care

Capitol Hill Group Ministry
Advocacy Program
Faith Council
Homeless Assistance Response Team (HART)
Street Outreach

Capitol Hill Village
Neighbor Helping Neighbor - Arthur Capper Seniors

Old Naval Hospital Foundation
Hill Center Collaborative Programming with Nonprofit Organizations

A Wider Circle
Essential Support Program