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Georgetown University
37th and O Streets, NW, Washington, DC 20057 (202) 687-0100. The nation's oldest Catholic and Jesuit University offers undergraduate and graduate programs.

Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University
3301 N. Fairfax Dr., Ste. 440 Arlington VA 22201 (703) 993-4880. HIS assists undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in individual liberty with scholarships, grants, internship programs, and free summer seminars.

Jewish Federation of Greater Washington
1529 16th Street NW Washington, DC 20036 (202) 536-3899. The organization strengthens the Jewish community in the Washington area, in Israel, and around the world raising funds for social services, educational opportunities, humanitarian assistance, and more.

Jewish Foundation for Group Homes
1500 East Jefferson Street Rockville, MD 20852 (301) 984-3839. The non-profit organization provides support and services for adults with disabilities in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.

Jewish Social Service Agency
200 Wood Hill Road, Rockville, MD 20850 (301) 838-4200. The organization provides a wide range of counseling, educational and career services, in-home support, hospice and nursing care and social services to those in need in the Washington DC metropolitan area regardless of their religious background, race or ability to pay.

Little Sisters of the Poor of Washington, DC
4200 Harewood Road NE Washington, DC 20017 (202) 635-2054. The local charity provides nursing and assisted living services to the elderly poor.

Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Mid-Atlantic
5272 River Road, Suite 700 Bethesda, Maryland 20816 (301) 962-9474. The nonprofit organization fulfills the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions who live in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland and Northern Virginia.

Manna Food Center
614 Lofstrand Lane Rockville, MD 20850 (301) 424-1130. The nonprofit organization strives to eliminate hunger in Montgomery County, Maryland through food distribution, advocacy and education.

National Kidney Foundation Serving the National Capital Area
5335 Wisconsin Ave NW Ste 300, Washington, DC 20015 (202) 244-7900. The organization educates the public about preventing kidney and urinary tract diseases and provides funding for medical research and organ donation programs.

National Museum of Women in the Arts
1250 New York Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20005 (202) 783-5000. The museum is dedicated exclusively to recognizing the contributions of women artists.

Sabin Vaccine Institute
2000 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Suite 7100 Washington, DC 20006 (202) 842-5025. The nonprofit organization is dedicated to preventing and curing infectious diseases.

SOME (So Others Might Eat)
71 'O' Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001 (202) 797-8806. The interfaith, community-based organization offers services to help the homeless and poor such as affordable housing, job training, addiction treatment, and counseling.

ULI Foundation
1025 Thomas Jefferson Street, NW Suite 500 West Washington, DC 20007 (202) 624-7000. The Urban Land Institute (ULI) is a global research and educational organization that provides leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities.

Washington Animal Rescue League
71 Oglethorpe Street NW Washington, DC 20011 (202) 726-2556. The organization is an animal protection group that provides care to homeless and abused dogs and cats until a good, loving home can be found. The League also provides free and low cost veterinary care for those who can not afford it.

Washington College
300 Washington Avenue, Chestertown, Maryland 21620 (410) 778-2800. Private liberal arts college.

Youth For Tomorrow
11835 Hazel Circle Drive Bristow, VA 20136 (703) 396-7239. YFT is a residential treatment program founded by Joe Gibbs, former Head Coach of the Washington Redskins, providing a safe, healthy, and compassionate environment for at-risk youth who have been abandoned or abused.

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