NSCP Third Annual Teacher Appreciation Event

Near Southeast Community Partners (NSCP) and our partner Nando’s Peri-Peri in Yards Park hosted our third annual Teacher Appreciation Dinner on Feb. 4, 2016. This year, NSCP featured teachers from Amidon-Bowen Elementary (our Adopt-a-School Partner) and Van Ness Elementary, which re-opened this school year. Thirty-five teachers, along with Principal Izabela Miller and Head of School Cynthia […]

NSCP Selected as Adopt-a-School Partner to Amidon-Bowen

Near Southeast Community Partners (NSCP) was proud to be selected by DC Public Schools (DCPS) as the Adopt-A-School partner to Amidon-Bowen Elementary School. This program is designed to facilitate and foster school-partner relationships that are uniquely tailored to support both the school and partner’s shared priorities. Schools and partners will receive guidance, tools, and support […]

CSX Virginia Ave Tunnel Community Mitigation Fund Criteria

NSC Partners and the CSX VAT Community Mitigation Fund Committee announce the criteria for grant applications. Who is the Committee: They are the CSX Virginia Avenue Tunnel Community Mitigation Fund Committee. The committee is composed of volunteers who reside or work in ANC 6B and 6D. The members were selected from applications submitted to the […]

Amidon-Bowen and Jefferson Academy Teacher Appreciation Event

photo caption: (L to R) NSCP President Bruce DarConte, Councilmember David Grosso, and Amidon Principal Isabella Miller. photo caption: Teachers at the event.   photo caption: Councilmember Charles Allen addressing the teachers. Near Southeast Community Partners (NSCP) and Nando’s Peri-Peri in Yards Park hosted the second annual Teacher Appreciation Event on Feb. 26. This event was created […]

The Navy Yard Tragedy: One Year Later

(photo caption: Congressman Steny Hoyer (center) stands with Bruce DarConte (L) and Ed Kaminski (R), co-founders of NSCP.) On Sept.16, 2013, military and civilian personnel at the Washington Navy Yard were targeted in a senseless act of violence that took the lives of 12 innocent people, injured many others, and forever cast a dark cloud over […]