Horton’s Kids’ mission is to educate and empower the
children of Washington, D.C.’s Ward 8 by providing comprehensive, direct
services which improve the quality of their daily lives and nurture
each child’s desire and ability to succeed.
Horses are extremely receptive to their human companion’s needs and emotions. The Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program uses this
knowledge to give children and adults with disabilities a unique opportunity.
Sussex Community Crisis Housing Services, Inc. (SCCHS) is
a nonprofit organization that provides temporary housing to the
homeless and helps facilitate the transition from homelessness to
financial and housing independence.
Washington, D.C., is one of the best places in the nation for history to come alive. Live It Learn It is a nonprofit organization which uses the city's 17 Smithsonian museums and countless memorials as educational tools for D.C. students.
When you give to WAMU, your tax-deductible membership gift helps make possible award-winning programs such as Morning Edition, All Things Considered, The Diane Rehm Show, The Kojo Nnamdi Show, and other favorites.