Washington Gas remains active in the community by supporting a number of organizations, including the ones highlighted below:
The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army offers a variety of social services nationwide. In the D.C. metro area, the local Salvation Army chapter administers the Washington Area Fuel Fund, created by Washington Gas in 1983 to offer home heating assistance to area families in need.
Alice Ferguson Foundation
The Alice Ferguson Foundation affords an opportunity for students, teachers and citizens to engage in programs that protect the natural environment, farming and cultural heritage of the Potomac River Watershed’s woodlands, wetlands and waterways.
Alliance To Save Energy
The Alliance to Save Energy promotes energy efficiency worldwide to achieve a healthier economy, a cleaner environment and greater energy security.
The Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Washington
The mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington is to help boys and girls of all backgrounds, especially those who need help most, build confidence, develop character and acquire the skills needed to become productive, civic-minded, responsible adults.
Capital Area Food Bank
The Capital Area Food Bank (CAFB) is the largest, public nonprofit hunger and nutrition education resource in the D.C. metro area. Each year, the CAFB distributes 20 million pounds of food, including 6 million pounds of fresh produce, to more than 700 partner agencies.
Clean Air Partners
Clean Air Partners (CAP) is a nonprofit 501(c)3 partnership chartered by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments and the Baltimore Metropolitan Council. CAP was created to improve public health and the environment by working with businesses, organizations and individuals throughout the region to raise awareness and reduce air pollution through voluntary actions.
The Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital includes scouts from the entire metropolitan area, including Washington, D.C.; the Maryland counties of Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince George's and Saint Mary's counties in Maryland; Arlington, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun and Prince William counties and the cities of Alexandria, Fairfax and Falls Church in Virginia.
Healthy Babies Project
Healthy Babies Project, Inc., is a private not-for-profit community-based organization that designs and administers life-enriching programs to include outreach, case management, health education and community consortia.
The mission of INROADS is to develop and place talented minority youth in business and industry and prepare them for corporate and community leadership.
Junior Achievement (JA) inspires and prepares young people to succeed in a global economy. Their volunteer-delivered, kindergarten-through-twelfth grade programs foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills. JA uses experiential learning to inspire students to dream big and reach their potential. Students develop the skills they need to experience the realities and opportunities of work and entrepreneurship in the 21st century global marketplace.
Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
The Kennedy Center produces and presents an unmatched variety of theater and musicals, dance and ballet, orchestral, chamber, jazz, popular and folk music and multimedia performances for all ages.
Latino Student Fund
The mission of the Latino Student Fund is to provide opportunities for a strong academic foundation for K-12 students of Hispanic descent to promote higher education and professional leadership.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is the world's largest voluntary health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services. The society's mission is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
March of Dimes
The March of Dimes is the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby health, dedicated to improving the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.
Northern Virginia Family Services
Northern Virginia Family Services offers health care, housing, counseling services and more to empower individuals and families to improve their quality of life, and to promote community cooperation and support in responding to family needs.
The Prince George's Community Foundation
The Prince George’s Community Foundation fosters charitable giving and community involvement throughout Prince George’s County and beyond.