Community Foundation for the National Capital Region

Community Foundation for the National Capital Region

1201 15th St., N.W., Suite 420
Washington, D.C. 20005
(202) 955-5890

Terri Freeman

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 1973
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: Not sure, current oldest is 2000
Number of sponsored projects: 65

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
Minimum 2% of each contribution to a particular fund.

Eligibility criteria:

Aligned mission/values

Has an advisory group

Minimum budget: $25,000.

  • Types of projects or services we sponsor:

Other: Any project that potentially will have a positive impact, particularly benefiting low-income communities of color.

  • Services we offer projects:


Bill paying



Tax reporting

Other: If the project is being “incubated” by the foundation, we usually provide office space as well as the above.

  • Organization description:
    The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region facilitates individual, family and organizational giving, at all levels, to improve the quality of life within the metropolitan Washington Region. We are particularly interested in dramatically increasing the opportunities for children, youth and adults from low-income communities of color to access the region’s prosperity.