The Sanctuaries | Washington, DC


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On Prophetic Resistance
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In Pictures
A Creative DC


On The Future of Community
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On Arts and Activism



Cultivate your own sacred practices.

At a time of heightened violence and oppression against communities of color, we compiled an anthology of sacred practices from artists within and beyond our community. This collection is only a start, but it’s a great place to start.


Meet our closest partners.

Promoting the self-advocacy of low and moderate income DC residents


Creating boundary-breaking theater experiences with diverse audiences


Creating and hosting space for movements striving for a just world


Shaping the future by preserving our national heritage


Working to dismantle institutional and structural Islamophobia


Forging resilient and inclusive communities of opportunity


Supporting art that dismantles all forms of oppression – everywhere


Building spiritual community and organizing justice movements since 1881


We’re proud to bank.

A Black-owned bank with branches in Washington, DC.

We’re proud to shop.

An employee-owned art store with locations nationwide.


We’re proud to collaborate.

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