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Clean Water Accomplishments in the District of Columbia

December 10, 2020

2020 was a challenging and inspiring year for our work in the District of Columbia. Our accomplishments would not have been possible without the on-the-ground leadership of our Anacostia-based members in the District Wards 7 and 8.

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New study indicates toxic chemicals used in take-out food packaging from popular chains

August 6, 2020

Testing suggests toxic PFAS chemicals in packaging from McDonald’s “Big Mac” and Burger King’s “Whopper”

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Ambassador to the Anacostia Watershed Urban Waters Partnership

July 23, 2020

Clean Water Fund hosts the Ambassador to the Anacostia Watershed Urban Waters Partnership (UWP) in the District of Columbia and Maryland.

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Clean Water Action is Helping to Build Equity and Community Capacity

June 26, 2020

The Anacostia Park and Community Collaborative is a network of organizations committed to maximizing the value of public spaces along the Anacostia River to residents of Ward 7 and 8 in the District of Columbia

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DC Statehood

September 19, 2019

DC residents lack basic citizenship rights.

Grassroots Management Trainee

October 5, 2016

Our Grassroots Management Trainee positions are open to those who want to develop into Field Managers and Canvass Directors.