DC Appleseed Center for Law and Justice is an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of those who live and work in the D.C. area by solving public policy problems. We work with broad coalitions to analyze and develop solutions that are measured, well-researched, and practical. We apply a range of strategies in our work, matched to each particular problem addressed. Because we engage in both research and advocacy, some call us a "think and do tank." DC Appleseed has served the D.C. area for over 25 years.
Mary’s Center is a community health center serving over 60,000 people of all ages, incomes, and backgrounds in the Washington, DC metro area for over 30 years. With an integrated model of health care, education, and social services, Mary’s Center offers each participant individualized care on the path toward good health, stability, and economic independence.
Leadership Council for Healthy Communities
For over thirteen years, LCHC has connected communities to the tools, programs and services that eliminate health disparities and promote healthy behaviors.
We establish standards of care that focus on prevention, improving access to health services, healthy stores, and recreational opportunities in the community, and linking community members at health risks to health providers and social services.
Our goal is for a healthier D.C; for everyone to be afforded health coverage, access to and quality of care for overall health and wellness.
DC Dream Center
The DC Dream Center is a community center located in the neighborhood of Randle Highlands in Southeast D.C. They provide free programs for children and adults, including After School, mentoring, fitness and yoga classes, and financial literacy classes. Since March 16th, the DC Dream Center paused all programs and repurposed to serve hot meals and provide both hygiene items and nonperishable food items. They have now given out over 50,000 meals, over 100,000 resource items and reached over 15,000 families through their fresh produce giveaways.
Martha's Table is a nonprofit organization based in Washington, D.C., with a mission to support strong children, strong families, and strong communities in our nation's capital. For 40 years, the organization has worked to increase access to quality education, health and wellness, and family supports. Its work is grounded in its firm belief that every Washingtonian deserves the opportunity to thrive.
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