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2018 Winners of Capitol Hill Community Achievement Awards

Each spring, the Capitol Hill Community Foundation recognizes individuals who have – in all sorts of different ways -- made our neighborhood a...

Attend Community Clean-Up Kick Off Event Saturday

In August 2017, Hill East volunteers began doing once-a-month, hour-long litter pick-up on their neighborhood streets. Volunteers start near the 7-Eleven (1501 Independence Ave...

The Springs Return to Springhouse Run

It has always been pretty clear that to restore the Anacostia the way we all want and hope requires a lot of work on...

The Greater DC Diaper Bank

In early December, Corinne Cannon, Executive Director of the Greater DC Diaper Bank, accepted the 2017 Brickie Community Organization Award for service to District...

Capitol Hill Refugee Ministry Celebrates Work Done and to Come

The Good Neighbors Capitol Hill Refugee Ministry, Good Neighbors for short, is celebrating more than a year of work with Afghan refugee families. On...

Citizens Thank Police with Soup and Song

What started nineteen years ago – the Annual Police Valentine Tribute – as a way for church members to show some love to its...

“Seniors x Seniors” portraits at Hill Center

The show currently on display in the Young Artists Gallery is the fruit of collaboration between Maury ES artists and Capitol Hill Village*. The project...

Jewish-Muslim MLK Celebration

“Alaikum salaam,” third- and fourth-graders practice answering in response to the Arabic greeting, “Salaam alaikum.” Not the first scene most people would associate with...

A Decade of Progress. A Future of Growth

The Capitol Riverfront BID held its Annual Meeting Luncheon on Thursday, January 18 at Nationals Park to celebrate our 10th year of BID activities,...

Payne Elementary School Wins Landmark Keller Grant

Payne Elementary School will receive the Capitol Hill Community Foundation’s prestigious Arnold F. Keller Jr. Grant, which has doubled in size to $20,000 this...