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Spotlight: Pen/Faulkner

Our giving in the Arts and Humanities includes theater, dance, music, visual arts, film and other multidisciplinary art forms, as well as organizations that promote the humanities. The Foundation ..


 

Our New Executive Director!

Mardell Moffett Named Executive Director of The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation PRESS RELEASE Washington, D.C. (October 17, 2017) – Calvin Cafritz, Chair..


 

16th Annual Cafritz Awards

Now in its 16th year, The Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation Awards for Distinguished DC Government Employees were created to honor the best in public service by the District..


 

Our New Program Officer

Mike joined the Foundation in August 2016 and is responsible for grants related to housing, homelessness, community and economic development, as well as volunteerism, advocacy and civic engagem..


 

We are excited to announce our new grant application!

Dear Colleagues, We are excited to announce the launch of our new grant application format, effective for the November 1, 2016 proposal deadline. For many years, applicants have used the..


 

New Grant Application!

Dear Colleagues, We are excited to announce the launch of our new grant application format, effective for the November 1, 2016 proposal deadline. For many years, applicants have used the W..


 

Arts and Humanities Program Officer

We are happy to let you know that Program Officer Jessica Plocher will now be overseeing the Foundation’s arts and humanities docket. Jessica joined the Foundation staff in Septemb..


 

5 Steps to Take When Your Grant Proposal Fails

By Tobi Printz-Platnick September 29, 2015 Tobi Printz-Platnick is a program officer for the Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation. During my first week at the Morris and Gwen..


 

14th Annual Cafritz Awards for Distinguished DC Government Employees

Now in its 14th year, The Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation Awards for Distinguished DC Government Employees were created to honor the best in public service by the District’s munici..


 

 

Upcoming Deadline!

Proposals are due on Monday, 
July 2nd  by 5:00 pm. 

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