About the Lloyd D. Smith Foundation

The Lloyd D. Smith Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to improving educational resources, career opportunities, and leadership development of students who reside in the Ward Seven community of the District of Columbia. Currently, the Foundation is an all volunteer organization headquartered in Washington, DC. It was formed in 2004 under the stewardship of the Community Foundation for the National Capital Region in memory of the late Lloyd D. Smith who dedicated his life to improving housing, community and economic development, and social services in Ward Seven. The Foundation is funded through individual and corporate donations, fundraising events, grant awards, and other solicited gifts.

Community Programs Community Programs

• College Scholarships
• Internship Opportunities
• African-American History

Program Support for:

• Leadership Development
• Civic Engagement
• Community Development


Scholarship applications are now available for download.

Application deadline is April 16.
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P.O. Box 10473
Washington, DC 20020-9994



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