You can help
the D.C. Creative Writing Workshop further its mission of transforming
the lives of at-risk youth through the joy of self-expression and
the power of the written word!
Thanks to the
generosity of people like you, the D.C. Creative Writing Workshop
was able to expand its programs to Simon Elementary and Ballou High
Schools. And with your help, we can continue to offer our award-winning
programs to at-risk children throughout their school careers.
the National Education Association, students who participate in
the arts outperform those who don’t on virtually every measure.
In fact, students who study the arts score, on
average, 40 to 60 points higher on the verbal portion of the SAT
and 15 to 40 points higher on the math portion. But students in
the struggling Congress Heights neighborhood have little access
to the arts. In fact, the D.C. Creative Writing Workshop offers
the only intensive literary and dramatic arts programs in the area.
Please help us continue to give these children what every child
deserves: an education that prepares them not just to survive, but
To make a tax
deductible contribution online, just click on the Donate
Now button to your right.
You can also
send a check to:
The D.C. Creative
601 Mississippi Avenue S.E.
Washington, DC 20032
We work hard
to keep our administrative expenses low, so that every dollar of
your tax-deductible contribution goes directly toward our writing
programs for at-risk youth.
We receive financial
help from individual donors, corporate sponsors, local and national
government, and foundations. To see some of those who help us, see
us in your workplace giving campaign. Our CFC# is 70375.