Category Archives: Youth Leadership

Soul of the City

Congratulations to our Soul of the City Class of 2017! HumanitiesDC collaborated with the Mayor’s Summer Youth Employment Program bringing 14-15 year olds from Ward 8 into our Soul of the City youth leadership program, which focuses on: 1) Place-based learning to build community engagement and civic pride 2) Humanities-based learning to help youth build an understanding of the world around them 3) Workforce development to help them build the soft-skills necessary for employment 4) Experiential learning: Consider this a

HumanitiesDC is hiring ambitious interns who are ready to LEAD. – Learn more.

Internship OpportunitiesĀ  Who is HumanitiesDC? The HumanitiesDC (HDC) is an independent, non-profit affiliate of the National Endowment of the Humanities. It is one of 56 such councils found in every state and territory in the country. HDC offers grants to organizations and individuals for humanities projects aimed at enriching the lives of the people of Washington, DC. Additionally, HDC conducts Humanities programs and events throughout the District. The organization holds a substantial archive of projects produced throughout its 30 years