FESTIVAL CENTER INC

Rating: 4.71 stars   24 reviews

Issues: Civil Rights, Education, Human Services, Religion

Location: 1640 Columbia Rd NW Washington DC 20009 USA

Mission: The Festival Center's vision is to empower and equip people to live authentically and to embody now what God calls the world to be ultimately. We work to carry out our vision by by empowering persons and faith organizations on the inward/outward journey of Christian discipleship; collaborating with other missions of compassion and justice; awakening the world to the crises of our time; evoking people’s calls and gifts, and enlisting them as servant leaders in transforming the world.
Geographic areas served: Washington DC Metro Area (primarily)
Programs: Servant Leadership School, Noon Day Prayer, Discipleship Year, and Festival Foods
2011 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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EIN 52-1499111
202-328-0072
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Rating: 5 stars  


I feel priviledged to be a part of the board these many years later and am excited about the way we are re-imagining the role of the center and the school in supporting new avenues for faith and justice in 2011.

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The Festival Center played a pivotal role in my life development journey. I participated in its Discipleship Year program in 1994 and had a life changing experience. Living in community, volunteering in a Church of the Saviour mission, taking classes at the Servant Leadership School -- The whole experience changed my life!

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Continue to deepen and expand the mission and reach of the organization...

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It's exciting to be part of the Festival Center community as we discover together how God wants to use us in the world! We want to be a "lighthouse," shining God's word and work of justice and hope.

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The Festival Center has hosted countless classes, gatherings, worship services, celebrations, and ministry efforts- nurturing faith and action in the community.

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I am excited about how the Festival Center will be developing and using its prophetic voice.

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The Festival Center gave me a great opportunity when I came to this country. I founded leadership which look for justice, peace and Human Rigths. I learned how is possible bring news hopes and news dreams to people who are suffering poverty and discrimination.

Today as a Board member I am blessed when I see lifes transformed, that are working for extend the justice, peace and hope to another people.

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Years ago I worked as teacher and Latino liasson at the Festival Center

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Yes, envolved as Board member I am commitment to look for the Festival Center mission and vision.

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