- Collection ID:
ONE DC (Organizing Neighborhood Equity)
- Physical Description:
23.35 Linear feet
45 boxes, 21.1 GB
This collection, which dates from 1987-2014, documents the work and activities of the non-profit organization ONE DC (an acronym that stands for Organizing Neighborhood Equity), as well as the records when it operated under the name Manna CDC (1997-2006). The collection includes correspondence, meeting minutes, newsletters, annual reports, tenant petitions, brochures, Articles of Incorporation, and community mapping initatives.
ONE DC was founded in 1997 as Manna CDC, a community development corporation and subsidiary of Manna Inc. (a non-profit affordable housing developer) in the midst of neighborhood change in the Shaw area of Washington, DC. In 2006, Manna CDC separated from its parent company, Manna, Inc., to become an independent organization know as ONE DC. Over the past two decades, ONE DC has done extensive work supporting tenants' rights, cultivating neighborhood leadership, and pushing for equitable development across the District of Columbia.
This collection is unprocessed. Box Inventory created in 2017 by summer intern Shannon Wagner.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by One DC on February 01, 2017.
Using the Collection
ONE DC Records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of ONE DC.
Conditions Governing Access
Use of the materials require an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
1901 Fort Place, SE
Washington, D.C. 20020