engageDC Community Partners
Bright Beginnings: A nationally-accredited child and family development center that offers a bright start for homeless infants, toddlers, and preschoolers and their families.
City Gate: We provide quality education for children in Washington DC's neighborhoods of greatest need. We accomplish this through intentional programs, caring staff, and excellent relationships with housing and educational facilities in the metro DC area.
Latin American Youth Center: The mission of the Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) is to empower a diverse population of youth to achieve a successful transition to adulthood through multi-cultural, comprehensive, and innovative programs that address youths' social, academic, and career needs.
Latino Student Fund: The mission is to provide opportunities for a strong academic foundation for underserved Pre K-12th grade students of Hispanic descent and to promote higher education and professional leadership.
Life Pieces to Masterpieces: Life Pieces To Masterpieces uses artistic expression to develop character and leadership, unlock potential and prepare African American boys and young men to transform their lives and communities.
Little Friends for Peace: Little Friends for Peace is a non-profit organization that empowers children and adults to solve problems nonviolently, build relationships through compassion and empathy, and create a culture of peace.
Miriam’s Kitchen: Miriam’s Kitchen is committed to ending chronic homelessness in D.C. by establishing meaningful relationships with chronically homeless individuals, connecting them with permanent supportive housing, and ensuring they have the necessary support to remain in housing.
U.S. Dream Academy: We empower children who are at-risk of incarceration to maximize their potential by providing them with academic, social, and values enrichment through supportive mentoring and the use of technology in our after-school program.
YWCA of the National Capital Area: Dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. We offer programs that challenge women and girls to take charge of their health, economic stability, and overall well-being. Throughout the metropolitan Washington area, our mission is to encourage women to recognize and realize their individual aspirations