Citizens Association of Georgetown (CAG): Seeks to maintain a unique mix of missions for the community, while seeing that the views of residents and homeowners are well represented. Hosts monthly membership meetings.
Friendship Place: The premier housing service provider for people experiencing homelessness in the DC region, including those in Georgetown, Friendship Place’s mission is to empower people experiencing or at risk of homelessness to attain stable housing and rebuild their lives through customized, person-focused programs.
Georgetown Business Association (GBA): Non-profit membership organization committed to maintaining and improving the climate for conducting business in Georgetown. Hosts monthly membership events.
Georgetown Main Street: The nonprofit organization seeks to help promote and support the economic vitality of our local small business community along Wisconsin Avenue. GMS is designated as a DC Main Street program and is funded by the DC Department of Small and Local Business Development (DSLBD).
Georgetown Ministry Center: Georgetown Ministry Center advocates for the homeless and guides service-resistant, chronically homeless individuals towards stability and housing through aggressive street outreach, provision of a safe and welcoming environment where everyone is treated with respect. Visit the website for volunteer and donation opportunities.
Georgetown University: Founded in 1789, Georgetown University is the oldest Catholic university in the United States. Enrollment was 19,005 in 2018-19.
George Washington University: Founded in 1821 by an Act of Congress, George Washington University fulfills George Washington’s vision of an institution in the nation’s capital dedicated to educating and preparing future leaders. Enrollment was 27,973 in 2018-19.
Old Georgetown Board (OGB): An advisory committee of architects appointed by the Commission of Fine Arts that holds monthly meetings and reviews design projects in the historic district.
The Georgetown Dish: The online news site publishes stories and commentary on Georgetown from politics, business and real estate to social coverage, the arts, family and wellness.
The Georgetowner: The biweekly publication and news site offers Georgetown arts, entertainment, real estate, education, style and health coverage and a classified advertising section. The publication has been in circulation since 1954.
Georgetown Metropolitan: Neighborhood blog authored by resident Topher Matthews. Its name honors a now-defunct local newspaper of the same name published from 1820 to 1837.
Georgetown Village: A non-profit organization established to help adults ages 55 and up age in their homes and community.
Jobs in Georgetown
Georgetown is a vibrant, dense commercial neighborhood with businesses employing more than 13,000 people. Whether you’re interested in retail, restaurant, or office work, you’re sure to find something in Georgetown.
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