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Greater Washington Community Foundation

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Purpose and Activities

The mission of the foundation is to strengthen the metropolitan Washington region by encouraging and supporting effective charitable giving and by taking leadership on critical issues in the community and retain jobs that provide good wages, benefits and opportunities for advancement. Competitive grant opportunities are available and include the following areas: arts, individual and organizational capacity-building, children and families, education and youth development, employment and workforce development, environment, emergency services, family literacy and libraries and violence prevention.


Incorporated in 1973 in DC


Greater Washington Community Foundation

Community foundation




1325 G St. NW, Suite 480 Washington, DC United States 20005

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