We help improve 21st century literacy among children and adults in the metropolitan DC area through innovative programs, scholarship opportunities, and public private partnerships
We’re positively impacting lives and the communities we serve, through internships, mentoring and professional training to children and adults via educational and literacy programs
We help spur collaboration by enlisting like-minded partners within government, the private sector, and non-profits, who provide resources to help our children and adults succeed
Our foundation began with a vision to improve literacy for every child and adult no matter who they are or where they live. We harbor love, hope, promise, and inspiration to those we serve.
empowering communities throughout the region
“Our foundation began with a vision to improve literacy for every child and adult no matter where they live”
“Washington Informer Charities was founded by Dr. Calvin Rolark, Sr.
The Wilhelmina J. Rolark Scholarship
Established to aid high school seniors who have demonstrated a passion in community service and social advocacy.
The Calvin W. Rolark Scholarship
Established to aid high school seniors who have demonstrated a desire to pursue a career in communications, journalism, broadcast media or media technology.
Spelling Bee History
We're proud to partner with the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday DC Peace Walk and Parade Committee and to sponsor the Annual MLK Holiday DC Parade on Monday, January 15, 2018. ! Washington Informer Charities has participated and supported this event for over 20...
We are excited to announce the planning phase of the 2017 Washington Informer City-Wide Spelling Bee. Interested in being a sponsor or know a child interested in participating? Be sure to contact us ASAP at via the contact form for more information.
Washington Informer Charities' annual African-American Heritage Tour is fast approaching. The day-long event includes a tour highlighting the region's rich African American history. The day-long trip also features performances by local artists and information...
Washington Informer Charities will be getting a digital facelift! A new website is in the works for the charity, which serves as a central communication hub for regular updates on the organization's initiatives and activities. Otim Williams PR has been tapped for the...
WAYS TO GIVE BACK
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BECOME A SPONSOR
Support education, empowerment and inclusion by sponsoring one of our annual events. Click on the link below to access our contact form.
Partner with Washington Informer Charities through offering your services, products, or time to make a difference in someone’s life.
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