ASSOCIATION FOR THE PRESERVATION OF HISTORIC CONGRESSIONAL CEMETERY

The Hippest Cemetery in America

aka Historic Congressional Cemetery   |   Washington, DC   |  www.congressionalcemetery.org

Mission

The mission of Historic Congressional Cemetery is to preserve and protect our historic yet active burial ground while interpreting the heritage represented by those interred there through education, historic preservation, community engagement, and environmental stewardship. We serve the hundreds of thousands of residents of the Washington, DC metropolitan area, and relatives and researchers of those interred here that are located across the USA and the world.

Ruling year info

1976

President

Mr. Paul K Williams

Main address

1801 E St SE

Washington, DC 20003 USA

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Formerly known as

Congressional Cemetery

EIN

52-1071828

NTEE code info

Historical Societies and Related Activities (A80)

Arts, Cultural Organizations - Multipurpose (A20)

IRS filing requirement

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Our programs

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General Tours & Activities

The Board-led organization designs and arranges special activities such as tours and seasonal programs and special events that mark the lives of those interred or honored in this historic burial ground. As an active burial ground, the Cemetery hosts funerals and burials every month.

Population(s) Served
Adults

Off leash dog walking membership program aimed at urban dwellers and their pets.

Population(s) Served
Adults

HCC hosts and creates special events targeted at all ages and demographics for locals and visitors alike. These range from 5k races, movie nights, evening October tours, lectures, book club, outdoor yoga, treasure hunts, themed tours, wine tastings, and even a herd of goats on occaision

Population(s) Served
Adults

Where we work

Our Sustainable Development Goals

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Goals & Strategy

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Financials

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ASSOCIATION FOR THE PRESERVATION OF HISTORIC CONGRESSIONAL CEMETERY

Board of directors
as of 06/02/2021
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Mr. Joel Samuels

University of South Carolina

Term: 2016 - 2022

Shawn Freeman

Joel Samuels

Univ. South Carolina

David Jones

Shareholder, Capitol Counsel LLC

David Glaser

National Capitol Bank

Mark Adelson

Rhonda Sincavage

National Trust for Historic Preservation

Martin Shore

Architect of the Capitol

Kirsten Sloan

Christ Church

Robyn Hinson-Jones

Site Owner

Heather Alarcon

Association of American Medical Colleges

Sam Cornale

ED, Democratic National Committee

Richard Greene IV

Attorney, Dept of Justice

John Kellogg

Reverand

Larry West

Retired

Nathaniel Wyeth

Director of Development - SEED School

Paul Williams

President, HCC

Board leadership practices

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? Yes
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? Yes

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 6/2/2021

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Leadership

The organization's leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
White/Caucasian/European
Gender identity
Male, Not transgender (cisgender)
Sexual orientation
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, or other sexual orientations in the LGBTQIA+ community
Disability status
Person without a disability

Race & ethnicity

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Gender identity

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Sexual orientation

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Disability

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