Show Up, Stand Out is a free program to help parents get their children to school every day. One of the most important things you can give your child is a chance for a great education. We know that it isn’t always easy. Whatever challenge you’re facing – keeping your home, finding a job, raising several kids on your own, getting a ride or filling out paperwork – we’re here to help. A member of our team will sit down with you, and work with you to come up with a plan that meets your family’s needs.
Many of us grew up right here in D.C. We’ve lived and worked in your neighborhoods for years. We understand the daily challenges you face, and we know how to help. Get to know more about us below and find out who from our staff can help you best:
Show Up, Stand Out has partners working with over 50 elementary and middle schools in D.C. and is striving to help more than 4,000 students this year. If you would like free assistance to get your child to school, click here.
“Let us get to know you – your goals, your struggles, who you are – and then we can help you make a plan.” – Tatisha
“I grew up here, and I really care about this community, so it means a lot to me that I get to work with parents and kids from my own neighborhood.” – Nataee
“We want parents to know that no matter what they’re facing they aren’t alone. We can be that extra support that they need.” – Artherelle
“Confucius said, ‘The person who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.’ We’re here to help you carry the stones.” – Show Up, Stand Out Team