In 1998, representatives from DC Public Schools (DCPS), arts organizations, and charitable enterprises recognized a void and embraced a common goal: They wanted Washington’s rich cultural resources to be accessible to all of the District’s teachers and students, especially those in low-income neighborhoods. A related desire was to connect arts activities to the school curriculum. Existing programs were neither citywide, nor classroom oriented.  Since our founding, nearly half-a-million students in Washington, DC's, public education system have participated in the Arts and Humanities for Every Student program, and thousands of teachers have attended Professional Development workshops.

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The DC Collaborative is a FY18 Service Organization grant recipient of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.

The DC Collaborative is proud to receive a grant for its Collective Impact work supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.