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DC One Fund - Each One Give One


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2016 DC One Fund Brochure

2016 DC One Fund DC Government Agency Fair Calendar

2016 DC One Fund DC Government List of Agency Coordinators

2016 DC One Thermometer


The DC One Fund program is the District Government’s workplace giving program. It is jointly administered by the United Way of the National Capital Area and The United Black Fund Inc. of Greater Washington, DC. The program is run by the Office of the Secretary of the District of Columbia. The Office of the Secretary, in conjunction with agency coordinators, plans and administers the day‐to‐day operations of the One Fund program. District government employees can manage their One Fund donations electronically during the campaign season that begins on the first Monday of October and ends on the second Friday of December, lasting approximately 10 weeks. Recurring payroll deduction, one-time payroll deduction, credit, or debit card payments are accepted. All payroll deduction pledges start on the first or second pay period of the following calendar year.

Brief History

The 2016 campaign is the 62nd Annual DC One Fund Campaign. The DC One Fund originated to afford DC government employees a full opportunity to participate in charitable giving in their community. The District of Columbia Government agrees that the DC One Fund shall be the only on-the-job charitable solicitation authorized among DC government employees. The DC government seeks to achieve the objectives of an effective and efficient single campaign among DC government employees for the support of worthy, charitable causes with minimal disruption to the work force. 2016 Campaign (Start Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - End Date: Tuesday, December 20, 2016)


Can I do a one-time donation?

Yes, you can. Go to DC One Fund, and visit the “pledge now” tab located at the bottom of the page, login, and then you may pledge using the one-time payroll deduction option or the credit card option. More FAQs.

DC One Fund Additional Information


Key Events

Every year the DC One Fund Campaign begins on the first Monday of October and ends on the second Friday of December, lasting approximately 10 weeks.

Frequently Asked Questions

Contact Information

To learn more about the DC One Fund, contact your agency’s representative, email [email protected] or call (202) 727-6306 during public office hours, Monday-Friday, 9 am-5 pm.

DC One Fund on Twitter

All non profit applications are due by the close of business, Tuesday, May 31, 2016.

View the application below.

Applications are to be mailed or delivered to:

Office of the Secretary of District of Columbia
1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Suite 419
Washington, DC 20004

2015 Campaign Results

The 2015 Campaign received over $1,043,000 in pledges from over 2,800 DC government employees.