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General   •   April 10, 2020

Thanks to the Support DC aggregator, you can see which Georgetown businesses sell gift cards, support online shopping, or offer take-out during COVID-19.

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General   •   April 10, 2020

Employees in the Georgetown BID commercial district who have lost their jobs as a result of the coronavirus crisis, and need money to pay for rent, food, medical bills, or other emergency costs because they have few other options, can apply for up to $500 in financial assistance.

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General   •   April 3, 2020

Both Dumbarton House and Dumbarton Oaks have really cool virtual tours available, equally interesting for kids and adults.

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General   •   April 3, 2020

Over 200 neighborhood homes are putting stuffed animals in their street level-facing windows to entertain families taking a walk with their kids for some daily exercise.

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General   •   March 18, 2020

Many of our fitness studios are offering virtual classes during COVID-19, from mat pilates to tabata and barre.

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General   •   March 18, 2020

Georgetown residents and businesses have started participating in a 'Friendly Wave' every evening at 6 pm during the recommended COVID-19 social distancing.

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General   •   March 9, 2020

Several businesses have partnered with Children’s National Hospital for their annual fundraising campaign to raise money for exceptional care and innovative research at this pediatric hospital.

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General   •   March 7, 2020

In this week's byGeorge blog, Monica shares why it's critical for students to see professionals of the same race and socio-economic background, and her ambitious DreamWakers goal for 2020.

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  •   March 6, 2020

The Associate Director at Georgetown's Shalom Baranes Associates shares how she's embraced the 'shocking' distinction.

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byGeorge is a weekly blog produced by the Georgetown Business Improvement District (BID) that profiles the unique and diverse business owners, employees, office workers, residents, students, locals and tourists who shape DC’s oldest neighborhood.

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