DowntownDC
Foundation

Our
Mission

The DowntownDC Foundation supports the DowntownDC Business Improvement District’s (BID) philanthropic efforts by enhancing service to the DowntownDC community through homeless services, park revitalization, public art and programming and public space improvements.

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912,500

Visitors Annually

Franklin Park

121,303

Meals Served

Homeless Services

31

Plazas & Open Spaces

Public Space Revitalization

250

Events Organized

Events and Programming

Our
Programs

Franklin Park

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Homeless Services

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Public Space Revitalization

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“I don’t want to just say we’re being treated humanely. It exceeds the humane level.”

– Robb, DDS Client

“The virtual garden is the signature element of the center, and the designers worked hard to make it feel comfortable, and even exhilarating. “

– G. Martin Moeller, Jr., Architectural Magazine

“Beyond the games, beyond the movies, giving people a sense that there’s a place where they belong, reminding people that someone cares about them, I think that’s what’s most important.”

– Reverend James D. Ross