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    The “Sputnik Crisis” was triggered by the launch of Sputnik 1, the world’s first artificial satellite, on October 4, 1957 from what is now known as the Baikonur Cosmodrome. It stirred within the American people a sense that they had fallen behind the Soviet Union technologically, and in the “race for space.” But… Read more »Read more

Ex-Offender Job Placement Project

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  Operation Capstone is an initiative developed and underwritten by the Economic Growth DC Foundation that finds jobs for DC residents who have recently returned to the District from incarceration. Out of a population of over 672,000 residents, it is estimated than in excess of 50,000 DC residents have a criminal record of some kind… Read more »Read more

Modern Entrepreneurship Project

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  The Modern Entrepreneurship Project (MEP) is a micro-enterprise program created by the Economic Growth DC Foundation.   Click on the brief description below for details on the program. If you have a great idea for a business, write to us and ask for an application at mep@egdcfoundation.org. MEP Two PagerRead more