DC Promise Neighborhood Initiative – Supporting all members of the Kenilworth-Parkside community in improving the quality of their own lives and inspiring positive change in their neighborhood.

DCPNI Succeeds When…


Children Succeed

Children have skills and supports to graduate from college and obtain jobs with lifetime career path...Read More

Parents Succeed

Parents can transfer knowledge, skills, values, and wealth to their children...Read More

Strong Community Thrives

K-P residents and students are actively engaged in supporting each other, their schools and their neighborhood...Read More

Healthy Places Exist

All residents live in healthy and safe places...Read More

Blog: Violent Crime in Kenilworth Parkside

DCPNI is pleased to see the Urban Institute’s recent report entitled Our Changing City: Public Safety which focuses on violent crime in the District of Columbia. DCPNI is also pleased to have been identified as a positive solution working in the Kenilworth-Parkside community towards decreasing the amount of all crime in the community. (Read More…)