WELCOME TO CONNECTED DMV!

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Our organization’s purpose is to help solve complex regional challenges and deliver results that empower and enrich the lives of all. The values we share are embodied in what goes on every day at Connected DMV. We work together toward a shared vision to develop new, transformational approaches that eliminate social inequities and renew economic prosperity throughout our region.

Our initiatives bring together profoundly diverse people and organizations to shift mindsets and narratives, connect across our different interests and ideas, and deliver innovative solutions together for the betterment of the DMV. 

We invite you to join us and get involved by sharing your talents, volunteering, writing a blog, and being an advocate.  Do not hesitate to contact us. We look forward to working together.

Stu Solomon

President & CEO of Connected DMV

OUR VISION

To improve how the DMV lives, learns, works, and prospers.

 

OUR MISSION

To deliver regional initiatives together for a stronger and more equitable future.

OUR VISION

OUR VALUES

Grit, Humor, Innovation, Agility, Teamwork, Results

 

OUR HISTORY

MARCH 2019

Public, private, academic, and community organizations form a collaboration to develop a “smart region” strategy to drive socially responsible economic growth in Greater Washington.

JUNE 2019

400 volunteers from 200 organizations in the DMV formed Solution Groups to engage the community and inform the strategy.

OCTOBER 2019

The “Connected DMV” brand is publicly launched.

APRIL 2020

IRS approves Connected DMV as an independent, charitable 501(c)(3) organization to create and deliver regional initiatives.

MAY - OCTOBER 2020

Connected DMV launches the COVID-19 Strategic Renewal Task Force which convenes monthly to approve 12 region-wide initiatives that address economic renewal and social equity in response to the pandemic.

OCTOBER 2020

Connected DMV launches an expanded Board of Trustees, comprising eight senior executive leaders from DMV regional organizations, six independent trustees, the President of Connected DMV, and a non-voting liaison from the Department of Defense.

 

OUR TEAM

From our Board of Trustees and Connected DMV Staff, to the long list of Regional Organizations and Solution Group Co-Chairs that work with us daily, we are connecting the DMV like never before.

Connected DMV is a U.S. charitable organization that is tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Your contribution is tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law. You will receive a tax receipt via email after your payment processes.

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