The Foundation provided over $352,000 in "seasonal" grants between Fall 2017 and Spring 2018.  Below is a list of our Fall and Spring Grant recipients. 

Organization

Atlas Performing Arts Center


Capital City Symphony


Capitol Hill Chorale


Capitol Hill Jazz Foundation


Chiarina Chamber Players


Congressional Chorus


The Corner Store


DC Arts and Humanities Collaborative


DC Strings Workshop


East City Arts Foundation


Faction of Fools Theatre Company


Folger Shakespeare Library

Joy of Motion Dance Theater



Light Switch Dance Theatre


Literary Hill BookFest


Momentum Dance Theatre


Mosaic Theater Company


Old Naval Hospital Foundation


Step Afrika!


Stuart Hobson Middle School


Theater Alliance of Washington


Theater Alliance of Washington


UrbanArias


Green Field Community Garden

Sustainable Waterfronts


Service Never Sleeps


Service Never Sleeps


Service Never Sleeps


American Youth Chorus

Anacostia Watershed Society



Book Club for Kids


Capitol Hill Little League


City Blossoms



Digital Enterprise Academy


DC Youth Orchestra Program


DCWise1

The Essential Theatre


Friends of Fort Dupont Ice Arena


Girls on the Run


Latin American Youth Center


Little Lights Urban Ministries


Little Lights Urban Ministries


JO Wilson Elementary School

Payne Elementary School


Playworks DC


Playworks DC


Playworks DC


The Posse Foundation


Reach, Inc.


So What Else


Tiger Woods Foundation


Eastern High School

Eastern High School


Eastern High School

Eliot-Hine Middle School

Eliot-Hine Middle School


Eliot-Hine Middle School

Friendship Public Charter School


Inspired Teaching


Inspired Teaching


JO Wilson Elementary School


JO Wilson Elementary School

Live t Learn It


Maury Elementary School

Maury Elementary School


Miner Elementary School

Near Southeast Community Partners

Payne Elementary School

Payne Elementary School


Richard Wright Public Charter Schhol


School within a School at Goding

School within a School at Goding


Stuart-Hobson Middle School

Stuart-Hobson Middle School


Stuart-Hobson Middle School

Toddlers on the Hill

Two Rivers Public Charter School


Two Rivers Public Charter School


Two Rivers Public Charter School

Two Rivers Public Charter School

Tyler Elementary School

Van Ness Elementary School


Young Playwrights Theater


Capitol Hill Group Ministry


Capitol Hill Group Ministry


Capitol Hill Group Ministry


Capitol Hill Village

DC Diaper Bank



DC127


DCWise1

Food and Friends


HER Resiliency Center


The Homeless Children's Playtime Project



Legal Counsel for the Elderly


Little Lights Urban Ministries


McClendon Center


Old Naval Hospital Foundation


Project Tzedek


Ready, Willing & Working


A Wider Circle

 

 

 

 

 

Project

Support Family Fun Days at annual Intersections Festival

"I Like to Move It," a family-firendly interactive concert program

Celebrate the Chorale's 25th anniversary with outreach activities

Three jazz-related outreach and performance activities

Produce a series of six chamber music concerts on Capitol Hill

Support of "Curtain Up," a celebration of Broadway music

Assist the transition of the organization as the founding director retires 

Field trips and professional performances for many neighborhood schools

"The Concerto 2017" to highlight work of local young musicians

Reviews of contemporary art shows on Capitol Hill 

Production of "fairytales you know and love" with Commedia twist

Annual Shakespeare Birthday Open House fammily festival

Support of Motion Exchange, dance programs and performances at area schools

A series of new dance works presented at CHAW

Support for annual festival highlighting local authors

"Jazz Hip Hop Nutcracker" holiday performance by 30 local students

Support for student and senior matinee performances

Support costs of free public programming at Hill Center

Discounted youth tickets for Magical Musical Holiday Step Show

Travel to Broadway for 20 students active in school's student theater

Outreach to area schools around production "The Raid"

Outreach to area schools around production "Word Becomes Flesh"

Production of jazz opera  "Florida" at Atlas Performing Arts Center

Irrigation for this new community garden

Productioon of short film on the importance of  neighborhood waterfronts 

Yearlong fellowship placing young professionals at Capitol Hill Group Ministry

Yearlong fellowship placing young professionals at Serve Your City

72-Hour service marathon for Martin Luther King Jr. birthday

Support for music education programs

Saving or Native Grasslands, helping area students learn methods of protecting biodiversity

Produce six podcasts read by neighborhood students

Scholarships for low-income youth, and improvement to neighborhood fields

Support for the Youth Entrepreneurship Cooperative garden-based program at Eastern High School

Teach 4th through 8th graders at Capitol Hill Montessori School computer programming

SpringFest, a one-day program of performance and music-introduction

Support for youth training programs

Audience outreach and expansion efforts to area youth

Kids on Ice, free and low-cost ice sports programming

Scholarships for neighborhood girls to organization's programs

Support for Chess Challenge at Brent Elementary School

After-school programming at Potomac Gardens public housing

After-school programming at Hopkins public housing

SEM Robotics Club

Make enrichment programs available to all pre-K3 through first graders

Coaching and other assistance at Watkins Elementary School

Coaching and other assistance at Payne Elementary School

Coaching and other assistance at Miner Elementary School

Program to assist low-income youth get into and stay in college

Publish four new books by area teens and distribute to neighborhood schools

Integrative Wellness, a youth health and wellness program

Support for computer-based Learning Lab at Cesar Chavez Charter School

Support for two literacy and reading programs

Support expansion of the school's successful IB Program

Support uniform and toiletry bank

Emergency uniform and health needs support

Equipment to grow plants to attract monarch butterflies

Digital equipment for school's art program

Friendship News Network, an ongoing student journalism program

Two-year residency program to develop area teachers' skills

Real World History, a high school-level honors course

After-school soccer programs for 1st through 3rd graders

Improvements to teaching garden

Provide experiential learning for 3rd and 4th graders at JO Wilson School

Space Camp trip for 5th grade class

Textbook and on-line study for 5th grade Chinese language program

Improve school grounds

Focus on feeder systems for area middle schools

Math programs for 3rd through 5th graders

New social studies books to supplement reading curriculum

Improve science education through use of forensics

Art projects at the school

Field trip and education materials for 1st grade Global Competence Project

Expansion of programs to teach coding 

Violins and other music equipment for school orchestra

Clarinets for school orchestra

Scholarship for low-income pre-schooler

Purchase of high interest books for reluctant middle school readers 

Math skills improvement program for 5th graders

Outdoor play equipment for pre-schoolers

Technology programs for 1st graders

Spanish and bilingual science and math books

Health and welnnes program for 1st and 2nd grade girls

In-school playwriting programs at three neighborhood schools

Support group for families struggling with parenting and other  issues

Homeless Assistance Response Teams provides street outreach and weather-related aid

Street Outreach Team serving chronically homeless individuals

Intergenerational programming

Supply baby and adult hygiene products through partnerships with five area organizations

Support for families in crisis to address issues related to child welfare

Holiday meals for homeless people

Meals for ill, elderly and others unable to cook or shop for themselves

Street outreach for homeless and runaway youth

Clinical social worker at DC General Emergency Shelter to perform needs assessments

Legal assistance for seniors facing foreclosure, eviction and other issues

Support for Family Center and Clean Green Team at Potomac Gardens public housing

Outpatient mental health assistance for Capitol Hill residents

Support for collaborative service-related programs

Legal education and services for debt-related problems

Supportive services for formerly homeless men and women

Basic Needs Program of home goods and items for people leaving homelessness

 

Organization

American Pops Orchestra


Atlas Performing Arts Center


Capitol City Symphony


Capitol Fringe Festival


Capitol Hill Arts Workshop


Capitol Hill Chorale

Chiarina Chamber Players

DC Youth Orchestra Program


Faction of Fools Theatre Company


Momentum Dance Theatre


Mosaic Theater Company

Old Naval Hospital Foundation

Opera Lafayette

Shakespeare Theatre Company


Step Afrika!


Taffety Punk Theatre Company

Taffety Punk Theatre Company


The Washington Ballet


Theater Alliance


Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts


Friends of Kim's Garden

Hill East Community Garden


Kingman Park Rosedale Community Garden


Next Place Therapy Services

Service Never Sleeps


Service Never Sleeps


Anacostia Riverkeeper


Anacostia Watershed Society


Book Club for Kids


BUILD Metro DC


Capitol Hill Little League

Capitol Hill Montessori at Logan


Clairvoya


Common Threads


Congressional Chorus


DC Arts and Humanities Education Collaborative

Everybody Wins DC


Friends of Fort Dupont Ice Arena


Joy of Motion Dance Center


Learning Plunge


Little Lights Urban Ministries


Nomis Youth Network


Payne Elementary School


Reading Partners


The Literacy Lab


The Posse Foundation


TRG Foundation


Capitol Hill Cluster School PTA


Capitol Hill Cooperative Nursery School


Center for Inspired Teaching


Center for Inspired Teaching


Eliot-Hine Middle School

Eliot-Hine Middle School

FreshFarm


JO Wilson Elementary School

Live It Learn It


Maury Elementary School


Maury Elementary School


Maury Elementary School


Miner Parent Teacher Organization


Operation Outreach USA


Richard Wright Public Charter School

Toddlers on the Hill Montessori Preschool


Two Rivers Public Charter School

Two Rivers Public Charter School

Two Rivers Public Charter School


Two Rivers Public Charter School


Tyler Elementary School


Young Playwrights Theater

A Wider Circle


Breathe DC


Capitol Hill Group Ministry


Capitol Hill Group Ministry


Capitol Hill Group Ministry



Capitol Hill Group Ministry


Capitol Hill Village


Capitol Hill Village



Congressional Chorus


DC127


Food and Friends


Legal Counsel for the Elderly


Little Lights Urban Ministries


Old Naval Hospital Foundation


Seabury Resources for Aging


Tzedek DC

 

 

Project

Tickets for area lower-income families to orchestra performances

Support for six Theatre for the Very Young performances

Support for "From Sea to Shining Sea," final concert in Symphony's 50th season

Support 13th annual Capitol Fringe Festival in July 2018

Support for two-day program of student recitals and showcases

Support for Composer-in-Residence program

Series of six chamber music concerts

Support for 2018 Young Musicians Academy concerts in May 2018

Production of Checkov's "The Cherry Orchard"

Support for production of "Alice," a contemporary dance and theater work

Matinee performances for students and seniors

Support for free public programs at Hill Center

Support for two concerts in Capitol Hill

Support for Academy for Classical Acting program in summer 2018

Student admissions to "The Migration: Reflections on Jacob Lawrence"

Production of "Pramkicker" at CHAW

Support for "Henry VI, Part 3," a one-day theater blitz at Folger Theater

Dance performance and instruction at JO Wilson Elementary School

Build awareness of "Flood City" and other Alliance work in the area

Support for Youth Scholarship Program for summer 2018

Tree pruning at garden by professional arborist

Infrastructure improvements  and repairs at community garden

Construction of water tank and irrigation connections for garden

Adoption and post-adoption support services

Support for annual fellowship and leadership development program

Support for Allyship Workshop, training in social justice

Support for Friday Night Fishing youth program

Engage about 200 students in Rice Rangers program of introduction to wetlands

Support development of new podcasts featuring area students

Entrepreneurship training at Eastern High School

Tuition support and repair to playing fields

Support for middle school travel club and international trip

Summer robotics and technology program at Northeast Library

Support for Family Cooking Class for 12 children and parents

Support for music education programs of the American Youth Chorus

Support for field trips and professional education at various area schools

Support for reading-based mentorships and programs in area schools

Support for Kids on Ice, youth development and sports program

Support for annual Step Ahead dance and youth development program

Support for GeoPlunge program for 300 area students

Support for Summer Lights learning and character development program

Support for Summer Boxing Academy for teens and young adults

Support for tuition to the Payne Afvterschool Program

Literacy tutoring of lower-income elementary school students

Support for literacy tutors at DC General Family Homeless Shelter

Support for Posse's unique college preparation and college support program

Support for Capitol Hill Learning Lab, a tech-based program at Cesar Chavez Charter School

Support Watkin School's garden-to-table program

Purchase of outdoor riding toys and safety equipment

Support for engagement-based education programs at area schools

Two-year residency support program for teachers at Brent Elementary School

Literacy resources for teachers and students

Support for photography class

Support for FoodPrints, garden-to-table teaching programs at area schools

Expansion of school's teaching garden

Expansion of experiential learning programs to Tyler and Payne Elementary Schools

Purchase of Second Step curriculum materials for grades one and two

Purchase of outdoor equipment and furniture for school's temporary location

Purchase of books and teaching kits for science classes

Upgrade classroom technology equipment with new purchases

Literacy program for grades one through four at Payne Elementary School

Expansion of new dance class

Scholarship assistance for lower-income students

College tour for eighth grade students

Books for classroom libraries

Support ecology education program through Making Homes RiverSmart

Purchase books on diversity for Young Campus classrooms

Purchase of Spanish and bilingual books for school's Dual Language Program

In-School Playwriting Program for area schools

Support for Basic Needs Program providing aid to families moving from homelessness

Support for home visits and other assistance for families suffering with asthma

Support for nonpartisan advocacy on homelessness and housing issues

Support for Street Outreach Teams serving homeless individuals with counseling

Support for Homeless Assistance Response Team providing crisis intervention to the homeless

Support or new furniture for Shirley's Place, a daytime respite site for the homeless

Support for a new website to align wth client management database

Support for a series of educational programs on health, technology, current affairs and other topics

Support for NorthEast Senior Singers, a weekly program

Support for child-oriented family crisis assistance work

Support for meal delivery to people living with serious illness

Support for legal advice and assistance on housing, scams and other issues

Support for Family Center and Clean Green Team of personal assistance

Support for collaborative programming with several nonprofit organizations

Support to efforts to provide fresh fruit, vegetables and meats to area seniors

Support for legal assistance and education on financial literacy and debt issues