WHUT Features DCPNI in Back-to-School Event Recap

A few months back in August, DCPNI and WHUT combined forces, with the help of an amazing PBS Kids grant, to put on a back-to-school event for the families in the Kenilworth-Parkside community. DCPNI, with the help of their national and community partners, gave away goodie bags and supplies and provided almost 250 people with delicious meals, ...

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DCPNI Wins Big With KaBOOM!

DCPNI was selected as a winner in the Play Everywhere Challenge, a $1 million national competition that will award innovative ideas to make play easy, available, and fun for kids and families in cities across the U.S. The Challenge is hosted by KaBOOM!...

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DCPNI Featured by Urban Institute

The Data and Evaluation team plays an essential part in the success of DCPNI. The U.S. Department of Education and Urban Institute seem to agree, as we have been recognized as one of the top three Promise Neighborhoods demonstrating innovation in the use of data! DCPNI is being recognized on the Urban Institute’s website.

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Kenilworth Recreation Center Groundbreaking 2015

In November 2015, Mayor Bowser and district officials held the official groundbreaking for a new Kenilworth-Parkside Recreation Center to be located at the Kenilworth Elementary School...

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One ‘Promise’ Many Paths

An impoverished pocket of Northeast Washington has been receiving $25 million in federal grants to fund tutors, literacy programs and early-childhood education, largely to improve the neighborhood’s three struggling schools...

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