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Capitol Hill Arts Workshop

The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop's (CHAW's) mission is to build community through the arts. It is a community-based, not-for-profit organization founded in 1972 by Sally Crowell and other community members who were interested in sharing their artistic expertise with children and adults.

545 7th Street SE
Washington, DC 20003

202-547-6839
One and a half hours of art classes for a child in need
One hour piano lesson for a student who couldn't otherwise afford tuition
One month of gas so a CHAW van can pick up kids from neighborhood schools
One 8-week session of weekly after-school art classes
Allows CHAW to collaborate with artists, community organizations, and local businesses to develop a special community project, such as mural painting at the DC General Homeless Shelter or the KIPP School Music Residency
District of Columbia