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  • The Little Lights Benefit on October 13th at the Howard Theatre is made possible through the generosity of our corporate sponsors and their faith in our growing and advancing work with under-resourced communities living in DC’s public housing. We are so very grateful for our two first-time Platinum Sponsors, SuprTEK, Inc. and Georgetown University and […]

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  • Why does dialogue around equality and inclusion make a difference in how we respond to racism today? Steve Park, our Executive Director and Race Literacy 101 instructor shares three reasons why this is an issue we should care about. Race relations is an issue most of us would rather avoid, but at Little Lights we […]

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  •   This summer we have two fellows with us from Sacred Sector Fellowship, a Center for Public Justice initiative that equips current or recently-graduated seminarians with the skills and experience to lead within the faith-based nonprofit sector. We sat down with both of them – Patrick Wallace (pictured above), a recent graduate of Fuller Seminary, […]

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  • In addition to raising $179,000 from donors, Little Lights was recognized by United Way of the National Capital Area (UWNCA) as the $10,000 grand prize winner and top earner of $21,000 in bonus prizes during the UWNCA’s annual giving competition, Do More 24. The highly anticipated competition began on May 17th at 12pm and ended […]

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  • Mentors at Little Lights often expose our students to activities and fun outings in the DC community. Joyce has been mentoring Mariah for about 8 months and they recently had the chance to visit the Kennedy Center together. This was Mariah’s first experience with musical theater and she couldn’t get enough of West Side Story! […]

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