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We’re Celebrating DC’s Cultural Heroes

HumanitiesDC announces the Patsy Fletcher Cultural Heritage Award. The awards reception will take place at the Arts Club of Washington (2017 I St., NW) on Wednesday, September 4th from 6pm to 8 pm. The Patsy Fletcher Cultural Heritage Award will recognize four individuals who have made significant contributions to the cultural landscape of Washington, DC. Named after Patsy Fletcher ,who passed away in 2019, for her tireless efforts to protect and preserve the unique African American culture and history of

Humanities DC Awards $60,000 to 20 Programs for Cycle 1 Grants!

Congratulations to each of the residents and organizations who applied and received Cycle 1 grants from The Humanities Council of Washington, DC. Twenty projects received $60,000 in grant funding. Learn more about our new grantees and how their projects will enrich our Nation’s Capital below!   All Souls Housing Corp, “Mapping Segregation in Washington DC” Target Population: General Population Humanities Discipline:  History Organization Location: Ward 1 Event Location: Ward 1, 2, 4 Amount Awarded: $5,000   Project Summary This project’s