Getting Returning Citizens to Work

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  Our foundation focuses on education and workforce development based solutions for our biggest challenge: the real unemployment rate in the East End. With this particular program, we are taking on the most difficult part of that challenge — job placement for ex-offenders. 4,000-6,000 DC residents return from incarceration to the District each year. The… Read more »Read more

Education: Code4Life

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  Code4Life¬†is an after school program developed by the Economic Growth DC Foundation in partnership with Accenture. It will teach basic computer programming skills to boys and girls in the District of Columbia public and charter school systems. ¬†Scheduled to begin in September of 2014, the program will provide instruction in basic coding to a… Read more »Read more