Partners & Programs

THEARC is the permanent home of eleven world-class cultural and social service agencies-all who embrace the goal of enriching the cultural and social experiences of children and families living east of the Anacostia River in Washington, DC.

Featured Partner

A sense of belonging, a sense of usefulness, a sense of influence, and a sense of competency is what this youth service organization instills in young boys and girls, ages 6 - 18. The FBR (Friedman, Billings, Ramsey) Branch of Boys & Girls...

Featured Program

This year the Ward 8 Farmers Market and THEARC is proud to introduce a regular calendar of activities throughout the summer and fall months which will provide free, healthful activities for youth & adults. In addition to the market offerings, community members will have access to free yoga, cooking demonstrations, youth art activities and performances at the W8FM from June 7 - September 2014. For a full listing of all events throughout the summer and fall, please see the calendar below.