Practical civic transformation, one community at a time

DC Tutoring & Mentoring Initiative (DCTMI)

With 45+ organizational partners around the city, the DC Tutoring & Mentoring Initiative is working to create a city-wide public campaign to close the gap between the 40,000+ students who need academic and non-academic support and the capacity of our partners and schools to meet their needs.

Civic Leadership Fellows

The Civic Leadership Fellows Program provides an intensive semester or year-long program for undergraduate or graduate students to hone their intellectual, social/emotional and practical skills for creating a better world.

Community Platform

The Community Platform: Open & locally customized websites for adding community & neighborhood data on local assets & needs. Map, visualize, communicate, share, volunteer & much more.


Civic Fest: Get Active, Get Inspired, and Get Involved! The 2nd annual CivicFest event was held at Meridian Hill/Malcolm X Park on Aug. 3, 2019 and combined 35+ nonprofit partners, music, dancing, the “Vision Flags” art project; thought-provoking workshops, conversation; community; and the natural beauty of the park!

Bodhisattva Saturday Mornings

Bodhisattva Saturday Mornings:

Ripple App

Ripple App: