Our Mission

To catalyze an acceleration in the rate of growth of the District's economy and ensure its permanence.

  By Dave Oberting   To no one’s surprise, poverty is not spread evenly throughout the District of Columbia. Only six percent of the District’s white residents live in poverty. For Hispanics, the rate is 23% and for African-American District residents it’s 39%. The most important statistic in all of the poverty debate is this… Read more »Read more