DC youth share their truths, beliefs and aspirations about their place in history and society, as inspired by influential African Americans.Donate Now
DC Trust's ShopTalk Storytelling Series uses the barbershop as springboard for exploring the lives of young men of color in Washington, DC.Donate Now
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I believe in my value and know I have what it takes to succeed in school, work and life. Help me be independent.Donate Now
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Youth development is at the core of everything we do at the Trust. Through our grantmaking, capacity building, and coordination of youth programs and services, we strive to ensure that every D.C. youth develops the skills to grow into a healthy, caring and productive adult.Learn More
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