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October 30, 2020

Leading in the Moment - LGW Action Update

LGW leaders are fighting the impact of Covid-19 in the DC region, leading the rebuild and giving support for those most vulnerable to the consequences of the dual epidem

October 29, 2020

Tamara Lucas-Copeland ('04), Author, Daughters of the Dream, Tonia Wellons ('20) President and CEO, Greater Washington Community Foundation and Koube Ngaaje ('20), Executive Director, District Alliance for Safe Housing

“At the time people were using the analogy that this isn’t a sprint, it’s a marathon. But this is really a relay race.” – Tamara Lucas Copeland (’04)

October 23, 2020

Member Buzz - September 2020

Class of 1998

October 21, 2020

12 Terms Every Anti-Racist Leader Should Understand

The Leadership Greater Washington Anti-racist Leadership Series: Building Belonging, Allyship and Organizational Culture leads participants on a journey of discovery, b

October 15, 2020

2020 Celebration of Leadership Post-Event Highlights

Last week, hundreds of regional leaders came together for the 2020 Celebration of Leadership to honor our incomparable Leader of the Years, Artis G. Hampshire-Cowan ('89).

October 15, 2020

State What You Bring to The Table and Own It: An LGW Ambassador Story

After participants in the Signature Program complete the class year, each member is matched with an LGW Ambassador from a previous class.

September 25, 2020

Meet the LGW Class of 2021!

September 22, 2020

Karen Kalish ('90): honoring and remembering Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

As millions mourn the loss and celebrate the life of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg today, enjoy this story from Karen Kalish ('90) about her friendship with RBG.

September 21, 2020

Anti-Racist Leadership Series: Study Primer on Anti-Black Systemic Racism

More than 250 leaders have convened for the Leadership Greater Washington Anti-Racist Leadership Series: Building Belonging, Ally-ship, and Organizational Culture.

August 31, 2020

Member Buzz - August 2020

Class of 1993

July 31, 2020

Lisa Wise ('20), Chief Rooster, Flock DC and Ebony Harris, Principal, Templeton Elementary School

“It was clear when we walked through that door that we could be helpful.” 

July 31, 2020

Leaders on the Rise - Shandell Richards, Horton's Kids

Each quarter, we feature a past participant of the Rising Leaders program in a section we call "Leaders on the Rise." For this installment, we spoke with Shandell Richards,