The Session Law Firm represents several non-profit organizations.
Our non-profit clients foster greater economic and community
development in several neighborhoods throughout the District of
Columbia, and serve to address the social, economic, and educational
needs of its fellow citizens. To that end, the Session Law Firm often
provides legal consultation and advice to newly established
non-profit organizations in areas such as corporate formation,
organizational bylaws, and assistance with obtaining tax exempt
status under Section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Representative community development and social service organizations
- Congress Heights Main Streets, whose goal is to
work "in partnership with the business community, property owners
and residents to foster economic development and improve the
business corridor as well as to attract new business and create a
flourishing commercial and retail environment in the Congress
Heights district and its neighboring business communities".
- Deanwood Heights Main Streets, whose goal is to
provide citizens with access to an effective economic development
partnership based upon a proven national model that gets results
through "targeted contact with decision makers and funding sources",
and "consultation and support from urban business development
Heights Community Development Organization, an organization
established to "help grow Ward 7 into the District of Columbia's
most welcoming, prospering, livable community for everyone".
- Parklands Community Center, an organization
established to "improve the quality of life of low-income and
disadvantaged families, that will ultimately increase the number of
children succeeding in school with hope for the future and reduce
child abuse and neglect through year-round transformation/life-skill
workshops and individual coaching".
- 12th Street Community Services, Inc. ("TSCS"),
which is affiliated with the 12th Street Christian Church in
Washington, DC. TSCS was established to offer "a collection of
inter-relational programs intentionally designed to enhance the
lives and expand the opportunities of children, youth and families
living in Wards 1 and 2 of Washington, D.C. TSCS seeks to increase
the desire for personal responsibility and productivity by promoting
the healthy and successful development of youth and their families".