The ANC awards grants of up to $1,000 per year to nonprofit organizations.  Criteria for selection include whether the funds will be used to aid residents or organizations in the Adams Morgan ANC's geographic area, whether the persons served by the grant have limited income or opportunity to obtain the services or goods provided for in the grant, and the number of persons served.  In addition, ANC 1C considers only those grant applications that fall within the ANC's grant-making priorities:

  • Crime
  • Neighborhood Beautification
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Historic Preservation
  • Pre-K through High School Extra-curricular Educational Activities
  • Publication of the Availability of Social Services to the Community
  • Economic Development
  • Arts and Cultural Education


Please note that ANC 1C does not accept grant applications or award grants for the first three months or last three months of an ANC term (therefore, grant applications will not be considered in October, November, or December 2014 or in January, February, or March 2015.  Please read the grant guidelines and application and ensure your application is complete prior to submission:

ANC1C Grant Guidelines & Policy Statement

Grant Application

To view grants that were previously awarded by ANC 1C, please click here.