All news

ALL NEWS

February 2021 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Get Up Give Back gives $1000 to Community Forklift
Mon Feb 22 2021, WUSA-9
featuring Community Forklift
 


'This is my new beginning': laptop donation helps dozens work toward a new job
Fri Feb 12 2021, WJLA TV, ABC 7 in Washington, DC
featuring Britepaths
 
Britepaths received 43 new laptops from ITServe Alliance's DMV Chapter, and our client Alicia was the first recipient.


"We Love You:" Thousands of Valentine's Day cards delivered to Inova hospital workers
Tue Feb 9 2021, WJLA local channel 7
featuring Volunteer Fairfax
 
Volunteer Fairfax delivered nearly 10,000 Valentine's Day cards made by local children and families to Inova hospital workers.


January 2021 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Employers Make Working from Home, Work
Mon Jan 18 2021, InsideNOVA
featuring Britepaths
 
Britepaths ED Lisa Whetzel and other fellow Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce members discuss how their orgs are faring during COVID-19.


December 2020 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Here Are 16 Nonprofits on Route 1 for Your End-of-Year Donations
Sun Dec 27 2020, Hyattsville Wire
featuring Community Forklift
 
Community Forklift was featured as one of the 16 nonprofits recommended for year end giving in 2020.


How L’Arche is providing health (and spiritual) care to people with disabilities amid Covid-19
Fri Dec 18 2020, America Magazine
featuring L'Arche Greater Washington, D.C.
 
L'Arche GWDC is grappling with profound challenges during COVID but rising to the occasion by caring for one another.


This DC Stylist’s Backyard Hair Salon Is Booking Months in Advance
Tue Dec 15 2020, Washingtonian
featuring Community Forklift
 
During the pandemic, DC hair stylist Felipe Rettig built a backyard hair salon shed with materials from Community Forklift.


Give Back This Holiday Season By Adopting A Child Or Family In Need
Wed Dec 9 2020, Northern Virginia Magazine
featuring Britepaths
 
Britepaths' Holiday Program was included in a roundup of the Magazine's holiday giving recommendations.


November 2020 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


How A Network Of Homes For Adults With Disabilities Has Managed To Keep COVID At Bay
Mon Nov 30 2020, DCist
featuring L'Arche Greater Washington, D.C.
 
Since the pandemic began, L’Arche has kept all four of its homes COVID-19 infection-free and provided daytime programming.


Help Britepaths Bring Families Holiday Cheer
Sat Nov 28 2020, Fairfax Connection
featuring Britepaths
 
Britepaths' Holiday Program was featured in our local Fairfax County newspaper, urging neighbors to help families in need for the holidays.


October 2020 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Ensuring Workforce Diversity Includes Neurodiversity
Mon Oct 26 2020, Beacon College: A World of Difference
featuring BroadFutures
 
BroadFutures was featured on “A World of Difference,” a Beacon College-produced program geared towards families with children with LD/ADHD.


Law 360: “Remote Court Procedures Can Help Domestic Abuse Victims”
Sun Oct 18 2020, Law 360
featuring DC SAFE (Survivors and Advocates for Empowerment)
 


Families Are in Jeopardy of Losing their Homes
Fri Oct 16 2020, Fairfax Connection
featuring Britepaths
 
Britepaths' There's No Place Like Home Eviction Prevention campaign was featured.


September 2020 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


“Are domestic violence survivors risking their lives when they register to vote?”
Tue Sep 29 2020, WUSA 9
featuring DC SAFE (Survivors and Advocates for Empowerment)
 


COVID-19: Is it Time for an ADHD Gap Year to Work on Life and Work Readiness?
Wed Sep 9 2020, Attention Talk Radio
featuring BroadFutures
 
ADHD coach Jeff Copper interviews Carolyn Jeppsen, Co-Founder of BroadFutures. They talk about the advantages of taking a gap year.


Our Families Need Internet Access Now
Fri Sep 4 2020, Fairfax Connection
featuring Britepaths
 
Article informs community members about Britepaths' Back to School Digital Access campaign to help families get internet access.


August 2020 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Breaking the digital divide with Britepaths
Mon Aug 31 2020, Great Day Washington, WUSA9
featuring Britepaths
 
Exec. Dir. Lisa Whetzel spoke about our Digital Access campaign and received a surprise $2,000 grant from Easterns Automotive Group


“The Unseen Pandemic: Domestic Violence”
Thu Aug 13 2020, Washington City Paper
featuring DC SAFE (Survivors and Advocates for Empowerment)
 


July 2020 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Nonprofit Seeks Donations For Justice High Pyramid
Wed Jul 29 2020, Falls Church News-Press
featuring Britepaths
 
Article informing community members about Britepaths' Back to School supplies campaign.


Combating Unemployment Through Workforce Development
Wed Jul 8 2020, United Way NCA The Way Forward Podcast
featuring Britepaths
 
Britepaths' Sally Meyer, Workforce Development Manager at the FEC of South County, discusses options for displaced workers during COVID-19.


May 2020 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


What You Can Do If You're Laid Off From Your Job in the DMV
Mon May 11 2020, United Way NCA The Way Forward Podcast
featuring Britepaths
 
Britepaths' Maria Jose Cantoni, Director of the FEC at South County discusses resources for those unemployed or underemployed due to COVID.


“Coronavirus lockdowns 'open the door for abusers to come back in'”
Mon May 4 2020, Al-Jazeera
featuring DC SAFE (Survivors and Advocates for Empowerment)
 


April 2020 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Analysis: Amid the Chaos of Coronavirus, Parent Power (and Parent Organizing) Have Never Been More Important. It’s Time for Education Funders to Show Them the Money
Tue Apr 28 2020, The 74
featuring PAVE Inc.
 
School closures, lost jobs and social distancing guidelines have left gaps in key services that parent organizing groups are now filling in.


Apple FCU Boosts Non-profits Responding to COVID-19 with $120,000
Wed Apr 15 2020, Great Day Washington, WUSA9
featuring Britepaths
 
Britepaths received a $20,000 grant from Apple Federal Credit Union as part of its COVID-19 Response. Exec. Dir. Lisa Whetzel appeared.


Teleworking during the pandemic could open new doors for the labor force—if you’re privileged enough
Fri Apr 10 2020, Prism
featuring BroadFutures
 
BroadFutures CEO, Carolyn Jeppsen, talks about the challenges of working from home for people with learning and attention disabilities.


How to Connect and Engage with Your Volunteers Remotely
Tue Apr 7 2020, Leading in Times of Hyper Change
featuring Volunteer Fairfax
 
The Director of Communications discusses the steps Volunteer Fairfax is taking to pivot to remote volunteering during the COVID-19 crisis.


March 2020 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


The MusicianShip celebrates best local musicians despite postponed Wammies
Mon Mar 30 2020, WTOP News online
featuring The MusicianShip
 
The Wammies – the DMV version of the Grammys – was supposed to be held Sunday night, but it was postponed due to the coronavirus.


Teaching our kids (and ourselves) mindfulness to get us through the coronavirus anxiety
Fri Mar 20 2020, Washington Post
featuring Peace of Mind
 
Mindfulness - especially compassion and metacognition - can help our kids navigate the emotional impact of Covid-19.


Virginia Governor Ralph Northam visits Volunteer Fairfax
Mon Mar 9 2020, The Connection Newspapers & Online
featuring Volunteer Fairfax
 
Governor Northam toured the Volunteer Fairfax offices and met with the Executive Director, staff, Board members and volunteers on February 2


February 2020 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Changing Teens' Lives with Music
Mon Feb 24 2020, NBC4 Washington
featuring The MusicianShip
 
Executive Director of The Musicianship, Jeffery Tribble Jr., is bringing music to urban communities in the hope of inspiring youth and chang


In the galleries: An artist conjures images from oceans to a micro view of nature
Fri Feb 21 2020, The Washington Post
featuring McLean Project for the Arts
 


‘A Reminder of How Generous Our Neighbors Are’ in Fairfax
Fri Feb 21 2020, Fairfax Connection
featuring Britepaths
 
Through a partnership with Fairfax County, Britepaths held a Stuff the Bus food drive in Fairfax City on February 8.


Food Pantry Opens at Fairfax High
Fri Feb 14 2020, Fairfax Connection
featuring Britepaths
 
Britepaths' newest Food4Thought Program partner Fairfax High School opened a pantry for students in need in January.


What Brain Science Teaches us About Conflict Resolution
Wed Feb 5 2020, Edutopia
featuring Peace of Mind
 
When Peace of Mind's founder noticed her kids fighting at recess, she turned to neuroscience and mindfulness practice to help them.


January 2020 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


New to the County, Veterans of the Land
Wed Jan 22 2020, Washington Post
featuring Montgomery Countryside Alliance
 
MCA's land link program connects new farmers and local landowners. Profile of two immigrant farmers who have founded farms in MoCo.


With help from nonprofits, Fairfax High School opens food pantry with healthy options
Tue Jan 21 2020, WDVM-TV
featuring Britepaths
 
WDVM aired a report about Fairfax High School's new student pantry, which is supported in part by Britepaths' Food4Thought Program.


New food pantry at Fairfax High helps students in need
Tue Jan 21 2020, WJLA TV, ABC 7 in Washington, DC
featuring Britepaths
 
WJLA TV/ABC 7 aired a report about Fairfax High School's new student pantry, which is supported in part by Britepaths' Food4Thought prog.


November 2019 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Recognition Season
Sun Nov 17 2019, La Tribuna
featuring The Virginia Hospital Center Medical Brigade
 
The Ministry of the Interior, Justice and Decentralization, makes a special recognition to Mr. Barry Byer, founder of VHC Medical Brigade.


Government Support Motivates Foreign Volunteers To Continue Working For The Honduran People
Thu Nov 7 2019, Informativo.hn
featuring The Virginia Hospital Center Medical Brigade
 
We are motivated to continue in this work, and without the support of the Government, our work would not have been possible.


Bowen McCauley Dance Co. at Dance Place
Fri Nov 1 2019, Dancing in the District
featuring Bowen McCauley Dance Company
 
A review by Luella Christopher on Bowen McCauley Dance Company's 24th Season Encore Performance at Dance Place in Washington, DC.


October 2019 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


FreshFarm and Community Foodworks to merge, creating the nation’s third-largest farmers market group
Tue Oct 29 2019, Washington Post
featuring FRESHFARM
 
Coverage of the merger between FRESHFARM and Community Foodworks.


Fairfax Co. Enlists Homeless to Help With Stormwater Cleanup
Tue Oct 8 2019, NBC4 News
featuring The Lamb Center
 
The expansion of an innovative jobs program is helping the homeless in Fairfax and tackling the important issue of keeping waterways clean.


Pilot Program to Remove Litter from Waterways Begins
Thu Oct 3 2019, Fairfax County Public Works and Environmental Services
featuring The Lamb Center
 
Fairfax County launches new program to improve water quality in streams and provide dignity in work to people experiencing homelessness.


September 2019 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Tyaja makes us think: DC peace teacher explores mindfulness in her latest children's book
Tue Sep 10 2019, The DC Line
featuring Peace of Mind
 
Some of the most popular children’s books teach lessons on colors, sharing & numbers. But what if they also offered lessons on mindfulness?


August 2019 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


New4Your Sunday: Peace at Mind
Sun Aug 11 2019, News 4 Your Sunday
featuring Peace of Mind
 
How teaching mindfulness can benefit elementary school students


Transforming Employee Lives and Businesses through English Literacy
Thu Aug 8 2019, Crimsonbridge Foundation
featuring Literacy Council of Northern Virginia
 
LCNV's Destination Workforce® not only benefits the business partners, but also transforms lives and communities.


July 2019 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


At D.C. Restaurants, Language Lessons Are a Perk That Boosts Confidence and Morale
Wed Jul 17 2019, Washington City Paper
featuring Literacy Council of Northern Virginia
 
ThinkFoodGroup teamed up with the Literacy Council of Northern Virginia’s Destination Workforce initiative to implement the 16-week course.


Shutting the Door on Asylum Seekers
Wed Jul 17 2019, The New York Times
featuring Tahirih Justice Center
 
Tahirih Chief of Policy speaks to policies that shut the door on immigrant families and unaccompanied children seeking asylum in the U.S.


June 2019 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Making up for birthday parties that were never had, group gives older foster kids a chance to celebrate
Sun Jun 30 2019, The Washington Post
featuring Family & Youth Initiative
 
Theresa Vargas on our annual teen birthday party: why the party and DCFYI community (& having your name on a birthday cake) matter to teens.


Amid Immigration Crackdown, Undocumented Abuse Victims Hesitate to Come Forward
Sun Jun 30 2019, The Washington Post
featuring Tahirih Justice Center
 
Immigrant survivors of gender-based violence are increasingly reluctant to seek help from law enforcement due to a climate of fear.


States Across the Country Take Action to Save Child Brides
Mon Jun 24 2019, NBC News
featuring Tahirih Justice Center
 
Courageous survivors of child marriage advocate for states to strengthen protections for vulnerable young women and girls.


Britepaths Named Nonprofit of the Year
Thu Jun 20 2019, Fairfax Connection
featuring Britepaths
 
The Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce named Britepaths Non-Profit of the Year at its Greater Washington Good Business Awards on June 7.


May 2019 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Sensibilities
Mon May 20 2019, Dance View Times
featuring Bowen McCauley Dance Company
 
George Jackson reviews "An Awakening" Bowen McCauley Dance Companies' May 18, 2019 performance at the Kennedy Center.


Britepaths Raises $86,000 at Artful Living Gala
Sat May 11 2019, Fairfax Connection
featuring Britepaths
 
Supporters celebrated art, community and Britepaths' 35th anniversary at Artful Living on May 2.


Montgomery Countryside Alliance Provides "Re-Leaf" to the Agricultural Reserve
Wed May 1 2019, My MC Media
featuring Montgomery Countryside Alliance
 
MCA launches Re-Leaf the Reserve project to re-forest areas in stream buffers by planting native trees to battle climate change.


March 2019 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


We Want to Go Far, Serve More People
Wed Mar 20 2019, Fairfax Connection
featuring Britepaths
 
A Connection reporter covered Britepaths' volunteer and supporter appreciation event on February 28, and wrote a feature article.


Regional Science Center to bring new opportunities to northern Virginia
Fri Mar 8 2019, Fairfax County Times
featuring Children's Science Center
 
The vision for a world-class interactive science center in Northern Virginia took a giant leap forward when the General Assembly...


Celebrating 35 Years of Helping Families Thrive
Fri Mar 1 2019, Fairfax Woman Magazine
featuring Britepaths
 
In honor of Britepaths' 35th anniversary, its leadership team is featured in the cover story of Fairfax Woman's March-April 2019 issue.


February 2019 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


"This Drive Will Help Us Restock" in Fairfax
Fri Feb 22 2019, Fairfax Connection
featuring Britepaths
 
Britepaths' Feb. 16 Stuff the Bus Food Drive was featured as the cover story in the Feb. 22 issue of Fairfax Connection.


January 2019 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Furloughed workers struggle to make ends meet; local organizations step up
Mon Jan 14 2019, ABC7 NEWS, WJLA
featuring Adventist Community Services of Greater Washington
 
ACSGW begin holding PopUp Food Pantries for Government furloughed employees in December 2018


Catalogue for Philanthropy Expands Resources to All Nonprofits With Online Learning Commons
Mon Jan 7 2019, Catalogue for Philanthropy
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
The Catalogue is launching the online Learning Commons to further its belief in the power of nonprofits and the need to invest in effective and efficient management in order to increase their impact.


December 2018 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


The difference one adult can make for foster children in D.C.
Fri Dec 21 2018, The Washington Post
featuring Family & Youth Initiative
 
A DCFYI mentor describes her mentee's struggles both in foster care and since "aging out" of care and gaining a footing as an adult.


November 2018 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


RSVP Volunteers Spreading Cheer
Mon Nov 26 2018, The Patch
featuring Volunteer Fairfax
 
Article about Pets on Wheels volunteer through Volunteer Fairfax RSVP program.


Military Families Face Unique Education Challenges
Mon Nov 26 2018, Medium
featuring ThanksUSA
 
Twelve years ago Col. Lanier Ward became the inspiration for two young neighbor girls, Rachel and Kelsi Okun, who co-founded ThanksUSA.


A Guatemalan Mother Could Lose Her Daughter, Because She’s an American
Fri Nov 23 2018, The New York Times
featuring Tahirih Justice Center
 
Tahirih client Vilma Viviana Carrillo Carrillo, a mother from Guatemala, was detained and separated from her U.S. citizen child.


Common Threads Host Its First D.C. Female Chef Takeover
Wed Nov 21 2018, The Hungry Lobbyist
featuring Common Threads
 
On Tuesday, November 13, Common Threads held its first D.C. Chef Takeover dinner at the old Naval Hospital, Hill Center DC.


McLean Project for the Arts to Open New Exhibition
Fri Nov 9 2018, InsideNOVA
featuring McLean Project for the Arts
 
McLean Project for the Arts opened “From Here to Elsewhere: Kindled by Things” on Thursday, Nov. 15 at 1446 Chain Bridge Road, McLean.


October 2018 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Museum helps kids learn skills to ‘Invent the Future’
Tue Oct 30 2018, Washington Post KidsPost
featuring KID Museum
 
Middle school kids develop inventions designed to answer the question: What will you make to protect the planet?


For African-American minority, pregnancy is risky
Sat Oct 27 2018, The Strait Times
featuring Mamatoto Village
 
The United States is in the grip of a maternal-health crisis and the capital, Washington DC, serves as a microcosm of the problem nationwide


A Career Road Map for First-Generation Professionals
Thu Oct 25 2018, U.S News & World Report
featuring Future Link
 
First-generation Future Link students highlight how the organization's support, networks, & mentors impact their career trajectory.


Volunteer Fairfax Appoints New CEO
Wed Oct 17 2018, The Patch
featuring Volunteer Fairfax
 
Article introducing Steve Mutty, Volunteer Fairfax CEO appointed in October 2018.


Volunteer Fairfax Names New CEO
Tue Oct 16 2018, Washington Business Journal
featuring Volunteer Fairfax
 
Article introducing Steve Mutty as Volunteer Fairfax's new CEO.


Mika and Katty discuss Know Your Value in DC
Fri Oct 12 2018, "Morning Joe" MSNBC
featuring Sixth & I Historic Synagogue
 


Bad Santa: Pentagon releases report on sexual harassment at Navy's boozy Christmas bash
Fri Oct 12 2018, USA Today
featuring Protect Our Defenders
 
The Navy’s top officer was rebuked over mishandling of a case involving misconduct of an aide at a boozy party...


Indigenous Peoples’ Day: Rethinking American History
Sun Oct 7 2018, Smithsonian Magazine Online
featuring Teaching for Change
 
This September the museum and Teaching for Change hosted an Indigenous People’s Indigenous People’s Curriculum Day and Teach-In.


September 2018 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


RIDE FOR PEACE
Sun Sep 30 2018, WUSA9
featuring One Common Unity
 
Dozens of young people gathered on the National Mall to ride bikes in the annual Peace Ride.


A Better Way to Teach the Civil Rights Movement
Wed Sep 19 2018, Edutopia
featuring Teaching for Change
 
Broudo recently joined more than two dozen middle and high school teachers at Duke University for a three-week summer institute.


August 2018 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Volunteering Makes the Area a Better Place for All
Thu Aug 23 2018, The Connection
featuring Volunteer Fairfax
 
Article about Volunteer Fairfax's programs and how to volunteer.


In the galleries: Even when extravagance is the theme, less can be more
Fri Aug 10 2018, The Washington Post
featuring McLean Project for the Arts
 


July 2018 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Teaching about Central American immigration
Mon Jul 23 2018, Al Dia
featuring Teaching for Change
 
Teaching for Change created a lesson plan to use the real-life stories of young people who have migrated from Central America.


TEGNA Foundation and WUSA9 announce Washington, DC community grants
Wed Jul 11 2018, wusa9.com
featuring Girls on the Run NOVA
 
Girls on the Run of NOVA was one of 7 nonprofits to receive a grant from the TEGNA Foundation.


The Value of Lived Experience in the Work to End Homelessness
Fri Jul 6 2018, United States Interagency Council on Homelessness Blog
featuring Miriam's Kitchen
 
MK's Advocacy Fellow, Sheila White, reflects on the past 7 months she spent advocating for better outcomes for homeless services in DC.


June 2018 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Miriam's Kitchen Provides Physical Nourishment. Miriam's Studio Provides A Creative Outlet
Thu Jun 28 2018, DCist
featuring Miriam's Kitchen
 
Learn more about how Miriam's Studio uses art media help guests work through emotional difficulties or trauma they might have experienced.


Scholastic Under Fire for Children’s Book Portrayal of Trump
Thu Jun 14 2018, YES! Magazine
featuring Teaching for Change
 
Parents and teachers aren’t angry over what the new book says about the president, but rather what it leaves out.


May 2018 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Real Food for Kids Culinary Challenge shapes school lunch menus
Tue May 29 2018, Northern Virginia Magazine
featuring Real Food for Kids
 
A recipe developed by high schoolers will be implemented on lunch menus at school divisions in Virginia and Washington, D.C.


Off Script: The Excitement and Challenges of Adopting a Child
Tue May 22 2018, WUSA 9
featuring Center for Adoption Support and Education
 
When Washington D.C.’s Mayor Bowser announced adoption of a baby girl, WUSA 9 turned to C.A.S.E. for expertise.


These middle-schoolers explore the world on a plate
Mon May 21 2018, The Washington Post - KidsPost section
featuring Common Threads
 
"The smell of fresh-cut lemons fills the small cafeteria at the Washington School for Girls in Southeast on a recent Tuesday..."


D. C. teens hold a mayoral forum on education and gun violence
Sat May 19 2018, Washington Post
featuring Mikva Challenge DC
 
D.C. teenagers organized a mayoral forum Saturday to ask questions on a range of topics including education, gun violence and gentrification


Great Day Washington: C.A.S.E. Makes an Impact
Mon May 14 2018, WUSA 9
featuring Center for Adoption Support and Education
 
Live interview with CEO Debbie Riley and the Battle family on the impact of C.A.S.E.'s mental health counseling for adoptive families.


Foster Child, Volunteers Urge Increased Funding
Tue May 8 2018, The Patch
featuring Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)/Prince George's County
 
A former foster child, testified in support of increased public funding for a nonprofit that helped turn her life around - CASA.


Fairfax Lauds Outstanding Volunteers for Community Service
Thu May 3 2018, Inside NOVA
featuring Volunteer Fairfax
 
The 26th Annual Fairfax County Volunteer Service Awards honored volunteers' 328,760 hours, worth $7.9M, in service in 2017.


Man of the Hour
Tue May 1 2018, Fairfax County Times
featuring Volunteer Fairfax
 
Article on Volunteer Fairfax's RSVP Volunteer of the Year 2017.


April 2018 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Community Foundation awards $259,260 to Northern Virginia programs
Tue Apr 24 2018, Inside NOVA
featuring Girls on the Run NOVA
 
Girls on the Run of NOVA was one of 26 local groups awarded a 2018 Community Investment Grant by The Community Foundation for NOVA.


The Ministry of the Disabled
Fri Apr 20 2018, Christianity Today
featuring L'Arche Greater Washington, D.C.
 
When we only see the needs of people with disabilities, we miss out on their gifts. People with disabilities can minister to others.


WRITING AND PERFORMING ARE THE MUSIC DRIVING ARTSTREAM PRODUCTION
Thu Apr 19 2018, Montgomery Sentinel
featuring ArtStream
 
Interview with the Director and an actor describing how an ArtStream Inclusive Theatre Company production is created.


Dual language charter schools attract the longest waiting lists in D.C.
Tue Apr 17 2018, Washington Post
featuring Latin American Montessori Bilingual Public Charter School
 
Latin American Montessori Bilingual had the longest charter waiting list for pre-K3, with 679 3-year-olds waiting to secure a seat.


Festival probes formula for orchestral creativity. Bottom line: good music.
Sun Apr 15 2018, The Washington Post
featuring Children's Chorus of Washington
 
Arguably stealing the show, though, was an endearing piece for youth chorus and orchestra about the Erie Canal


More Companies Looking for Ways to Hire and Support “Neurodiverse” Workers
Fri Apr 13 2018, Understood
featuring BroadFutures
 
BroadFutures is mentioned as a nonprofit that is bridging the gap for young workers with learning and attention differences.


March 2018 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Why Are So Many Women Dying From Pregnancy in D.C.?
Mon Mar 26 2018, The Atlantic
featuring Mamatoto Village
 
Maternity Desert, a new documentary from The Atlantic, follows Amber Pierre, a 24-year-old African-American woman living in southeast D.C.


Vienna Resident Gives Gift of Sight to People in Honduras
Tue Mar 20 2018, Virginia Connection Newspapers
featuring The Virginia Hospital Center Medical Brigade
 
More than two dozen individuals, all blinded from cataracts, were able to see family members many for the first time in their lives.