Category: Youth & Community Arts , Performing, Literary, & Visual Arts
Educates and Advocates for safer public spaces
Youth & Community Arts
Presents, promotes, and preserves jazz and its history in D.C.
Performing, Literary, & Visual Arts
Presents musicals, plays, and education programs in Virginia
Offers music instruction and a community children’s choir to ages 3-18.
Promotes learning through theatre in schools and communities
Provides music education for youth and preserves DC's musical heritage
Creates thought-provoking, modern productions in Tysons, Virginia.
Offers pre-professional orchestral training and performances for young musicians.
Theater performances, exhibitions, and instruction in an under-served neighborhood.
Semi-professional, regional visual arts education for youth, adults, and the community.
Offers affordable art education for low-income students.
Arts education outreach bringing artists to people where they are.
Helps seniors experience joy and healthy aging through multi-disciplinary arts experiences.
CROSSLIST FROMHealth, Wellness, & Senior Services
Provides job training and community development through the arts and design.
Uses the performing arts to empower people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Presents performances, activities, and youth programs in Northeast DC.
Introduces dance to all ages through performances, workshops, and outreach.
Connects independent artists and adventurous audiences across DC.
Building community through the arts.
Building community and celebrating diversity through visual, literary and performing arts.
Contemporary ballet with live music and intimate, interactive settings.
Empowers young singers through high-quality music education.
Professional-caliber volunteer chorus performing masterpieces and new works.
Transforms lives through dance and arts education.
CROSSLIST FROMYouth Education & Enrichment
Inspiring creativity to advance personal development and well-being.
Empowers low-income youth of color through photography and advocacy training.
Provides access to dance training, arts education and enrichment opportunities.
Hosts a thriving theater, dance school and community resources.
Makes arts/humanities education accessible for DC public school students.
In-class and after-school creative writing program for at-risk schoolchildren.
Provides high quality music education to 500+ young people.
Engages 80,000 visitors a year in a full-service, regional visual arts center.
After-school and summer arts enrichment in Wards 7 and 8.
Changing lives through documentary film.
Student-created and process-driven theatre education for ages 3-103.
Supports high-quality arts and academic education for DC youth.
Showcases theatre by kids, for kids.
Enhances Fairfax County Public Library programs and services.
Independent movie theater offering diverse programs for all our communities.
Serves as DC's original stage for Latinos and youth.
DC's home for innovative opera, intimate cabaret, and Latino programming.
Creating community through concerts, master classes, youth competitions, and outreach.
Offers music education for adults with cognitive, intellectual and physical disabilities.
Classes, performances, arts education and work readiness for youth.
Dance education, performance, and engagement opportunities for a diverse community.
Exhibiting, educating and inspiring residents through contemporary art.
Transforms individuals and communities through the visual arts.
Develops youth to be empowered, informed, and active citizens.
Theater company with a focus on diversity, equity, inclusion, accessibility, and community engagement.
Resident professional orchestra, chorale and music education institute at Strathmore.
Empowering youth through the transformative power of the arts.
Gives students and teachers the tools they need to improve student literacy rates.
Fosters a love of reading and a connection to writing through public readings and educational programs.
Multi-disciplinary, puppet-based theatre company exciting a passion for adventurous art.
Creative youth development for children experiencing homelessness and poverty.
Develops literacy leaders by training teens to be tutors.
Writing program and publishing house for unheard voices.
CROSSLIST FROMCommunity & Civic Engagement
Advances critical life skills of underserved youth through arts education.
Meaningful cultural programs in an inspired community setting.
Community based health, education, and arts organization.
Presenting, teaching, and cultivating the next generation of socially engaged poets.
Amplifies nonprofit impact through storytelling and video.
Using the arts to power literacy, create understanding, and building community.
Movement-focused theater offering performances, education, and free community programs.
Award-winning provider of theatre education for children, teens, and adults.
Uses classical theatre to educate, explore, and entertain.
Enhancing and perpetuating the history and heritage of the US Capitol.
Professional baroque ensemble serving residents of all ages in DC.
Longform improvisational theater company offering classes and performances.
Creating community and celebrating cultural traditions through music, dance and drama.
Produces daring plays from innovative artists.
Gives people opportunities to hone writing skills and share their stories.
Excellence in vocal and instrumental training for youth.
Uses the art of playwriting to enhance student literacy, creative expression, and communication.
Enriching underserved youth and families in the DC area with mentorship and character education.
CROSSLIST FROMMentorship & College Access