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Connect in the Capital of Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity

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Washington, DC stands as a beacon of diversity, equity and inclusion, making it an ideal destination for meetings and events. Nestled within the heart of the nation's capital, DC thrives on its commitment to fostering a sense of belonging for all. The city's rich tapestry of cultures, perspectives and histories creates an atmosphere of inclusivity that transcends boundaries. 

At the core of DC's allure is its unwavering dedication to progress. It serves as a hub for impactful nonprofits championing social justice causes, providing a platform for meaningful dialogue and action. With over 175 embassies representing a myriad of nations, DC is a true melting pot where ideas intersect, and cultures converge. 

Embassy Row aerial view in Washington, DC
Embassy Row, Washington DC. Courtesy of

Moreover, the region boasts a vibrant educational landscape, with more than 10 Historically Black Colleges and Universities shaping the minds of future leaders. These institutions not only contribute to the intellectual vibrancy of the city but also serve as pillars of empowerment and opportunity for underrepresented communities. 

When planning your next meeting or event, consider the benefits of hosting in Washington, DC. By choosing this inclusive city as your city of choice, you not only gain access to world-class facilities but also immerse yourself in a culture that celebrates diversity in all its forms.

Explore the DEI District to discover a wealth of resources designed to enhance your experience. Engage with our DEI Business Fellows, support Black-owned businesses and learn about the historic demonstrations that have shaped the course of history within these iconic streets.

Black Lives Matter Plaza
Black Lives Matter Plaza, Washington DC. Courtesy of

Whether you're visiting, learning, or convening, Washington, DC invites you to embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion as integral components of your meetings journey.  

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