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As Frederick Douglass said, ‘It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” Groundwork DC is committed to building the strength of our great city’s youth and young adults.

- Ronda Chapman

Executive Director


In partnership with the National Park Service, Groundwork DC offers incredible service-learning opportunities in magestic places.



At home, we ensure the cleanliness of the Anacostia River, clearing the District’s trash traps and making the water enjoyable for all.

At Groundwork DC, we work hard to change our community for the better, together.