People like you make all this possible.

Your support sends a message to the world that these youths matter. That there are people who believe that they deserve to have the same experiences and opportunities to succeed in life as anyone else. Your support not only improves the lives of at-risk students, it will make an impact in your local community that will last for generations to come.  


Just a few hours of your time can change someone’s life forever. Volunteering with Serve Your City is an opportunity to instantly make an impact in your community and create real change. It helps you grow your social and professional network by connecting you with like-minded social activists driven by the same desire to help others.

As a volunteer you will:

  • Make a positive and lasting difference in the lives of at-risk children and youth

  • Take part in local programs and initiatives that will improve our city and communities

  • Utilize your creativity and innovation to help solve socio-economic issues

  • Help break the cycle of poverty for disadvantaged D.C. neighborhoods

Become a Partner

This is your chance to truly give back to your community. As a partner of Serve Your City, you provide the youth of D.C. with the resources and opportunity to excel in school, create a healthier lifestyle, and grow into outstanding individuals. 

Want to help make a difference?

  • Support a tutoring package

  • Sponsor one of our many special events

  • Local Foundations - support academic achievement in underprivileged neighborhoods by helping us design inspiring programs.

  • Corporations - improve customer loyalty and trust by helping to develop business plans that promote economic growth in your local community.

To learn more about investing in your local DC neighborhood school communities through foundation and corporate tutoring packages, please contact Maurice at

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Current Partners

Eastern HS

Two Rivers PCS

Eliot-Hine MS

Washington Global PCS

Mary Mcleod Bethune PCS

Jefferson Academy MS

The George Washington University

New York University-DC Campus

The University of the District of Columbia

Jan's Tutoring House

Near Southeast Community Partners

DC Strokes Rowing Club

Service Never Sleeps

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop

Anacostia Riverkeeper

Living Classrooms

Unity on the Hill

DC Local Women

District of Columbia Public Schools

DC Parks and Recreation

William Gaines Gwathmey Foundation

Vedder Price Law Firm

Claster Educational Services

Smith/Rivas Consulting

International Monetary Fund

Brighter Pathways Career Bootcamp

Bookstore Movers


Nando's Peri Peri


Fragers Hardware



Even the smallest donation can make all the difference. Serve Your City is funded by grants and by your donations. Become a reoccurring donor by setting up monthly donations with PayPal, or see how even a one-time contribution helps us empower the at-risk students of D.C. below:

This is what your contribution can provide to D.C. students:


College Prep Workshop
Full Size Tennis Net
1 Session of a Rowing Coach
Tennis Racquet
Snorkel Set



Swim Fins
Swimming Kickboard
A Tutor for One Hour
12 Tennis Balls