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June 2014


Note: Earlier volumes can be viewed on the Press page



Dupont Circle is a vibrant, diverse community and most of us would like to continue living here.

We share a sense of neighborhood: we participate in local organizations and activities, we shop at local stores, and we eat in local restaurants.  We also share a common concern that we may need assistance in the future to maintain this way of life.

Dupont Circle Village enables you to do this.  We are a single organization that provides assistance in multiple ways.  We furnish neighbor volunteers to respond to your requests, we refer you to additional service providers, we assist in home maintenance, we provide transportation, we connect you to villagers with interests similar to yours, and we remain in touch so you never feel isolated.  In short, we exist to help you and your neighbors be part of a caring, inclusive community.

Join us to make this happen!



Learn About DCV's Exciting and Informative

Age Friendly Business Initiative



EXECUTIVE SUMMARY separate doc.docx

DCV_Age-Friendly_Merchant_Project_Study_Report_--_Jan._31,_2014 (2).doc

best pracices rev.docx



Current article 11-6-2013.pdf



Resources for Members

Our Membership Discounts page has been updated. Click here to see.


Ready to Go Paperless?  A Power Point Presentation from a recent DCV seminar gives you an introduction to ScanSnap and how it can organize your documents.  A recent donation from Fujitsu US will make a ScanSnap device available to DCV members and volunteers; so, if you want to take those first steps to climb above the clutter, the link to that DCV presentation follows:  Organizing and Floating Above the Paperwork: A ScanSnap Seminar





Exercise is a key component of healthy aging, here is an intriguing example:


In a January 8, 2014 article on 10 caregiving tips for anyone turning 50 in 2014 (and those who are already there), the tip topping the list was "It takes a village.  Go find one."  To take a look, go to the following:







In Memoriam


The Washington Post has published a tribute to Julia Cuniberti,

a founding member and supporter of the Dupont Circle Village:



Dupont Circle Village Office


2121 Decatur Place, NW

Washington, DC 20008

(202) 436-5252


Office Hours:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

10:00 am - 2:00 pm




July Events





 "Ralph Fasanella: Lest We Forget" Exhibit

Mary Braden, Docent

Thursday, June 24th, 1:00 pm






Smithsonian Museum of American Art

8th and F Streets, NW

Members Only




Abby Schneiderman and Michael Herman of Everplans, Presenters

Monday, July 28th, 3:30 - 5:00 pm

The Studio Theatre

1501 14th Street, NW

Members Free, Non-Members $10





Meeting at Sugar Daddy's in The Cake Room

Wednesday, July 30th, 11:00 am





2006 18th Street, NW, Second Floor 

Members and Friends Only



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