Somaliland Community of Greater Washington, DC

The Somaliland Community of Greater Washington, DC is an officially recognized 501 (C)(3) non-profit organization founded by Somali immigrants.

 

Mission

We promote and encourage self-sufficiency for families through employment, education, cultural and social support, and economic empowerment. We assist seniors, working adults, teens, and children. Individual support and attention go to recent immigrants who seek to create new lives in the United States, especially in the Washington metropolitan area. Learn more about our services by contacting us.

Funding

The  Somaliland Community of Greater Washington, DC relies on donations and other fundraising activities. We welcome the support of community leaders and volunteers who understand that immigrants and new citizens are critical to American exceptionalism.
You can get involved by donating to the Somaliland Community of Greater Washington, DC or by volunteering your time to help. 

Business

Immigrants benefit their communities by bringing millions of dollars to the local economy. The Somaliland people play an essential role in helping our economy grow and take great pride in a naturally healthy, free entrepreneurial spirit. Somaliland professionals contribute to our local community as accomplished doctors, nurses, lawyers, teachers, IT experts, entrepreneurs and more. Many Somalilanders graduated location colleges are they provide help domestic economic.

Many local Somaliland women are leaders in business. In the News section on this site, read about the leadership role that Somaliland women play in the industry today.

Academics

Academics are a superiority in the Somaliland community, with hundreds of Somaliland students going to colleges and universities. All of those students will be looking forward to obtaining a real distinction in their chosen professions. We are as community advocates would like to make the future students help to find scholarships by providing resources for locating those grants.