Brief Community-Based Nonprofits Serving Ethnic Populations in the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan Area
Carol J. De Vita, Pam Zemaitis
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This brief profiles community-based nonprofits in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area that are helping newcomers adjust to their new social and political environment, while affirming their cultural identities. The brief focuses on nonprofit groups that serve Asian, Middle Eastern and African populations and examines the characteristics of these organizations in terms of their number, size, location, and scope of activities. The findings provide a unique picture of the community-based resources that are helping immigrants incorporate into American life.
Research Areas Nonprofits and philanthropy Immigrants and immigration
Tags Nonprofit data and statistics