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  • Last week several of Little Lights program staff attended a training hosted by Kids Included Together Inc. (KIT), an organization that advocates for inclusive practices within child and youth programs. The training offered staff tips and strategies on how to prevent negative behaviors before they occur and how to create environments that offer positive behavior support […]

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  •   The legendary Howard Theatre, a room full of generous supporters, and an inspiring program made for a hugely successful Little Lights Benefit! This year more than 300 guests attended the black-tie affair and enjoyed a cocktail hour, a live auction, a rousing performance from the Little Lights Choir, and the premiere of our new […]

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  • Earlier this month 22 employees from Ernst & Young (EY) teamed up with Little Lights to spend a day solely focused on serving our community. Their commitment to serve was part of the consulting company’s annual nationwide volunteer day of service, better known as EY Connect. The EY Connect volunteers were broken up into 3 […]

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  • This year the Little Lights Benefit 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. — Gold — The Gaskins Team Excellence in Real Estate for more than 30 years   This marks the 6th year the […]

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  • There are many opportunities for you to get involved at Little Lights.  All programs start September 25th.​ Email volunteer@littlelights.org for more info, or apply now. Homework Club Tutor Commitment: Monday-Thursday from 3:30-6pm, commit to 1 day/week About: After-school homework-help program for students preK-8th grade Role: Help students complete their homework and other academic activities, or help facilitate recreation/meal time. Reading […]

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