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Welcome to DC Squared

Live + Love + Care = DC²

You have reached the right place to receive small business support, community news and exciting event updates.

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& Vision

Distinct Corridors. Developing Communities., also known as DC Squared or DC², is dedicated to supporting, promoting, and growing small businesses in neighborhood corridors,  as well as preserving and promoting community

history through art, culture, and architecture.

Our vision is to be THE destination for the authentic DC experience of culture, creativity and community.

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Small Business Assistance Grant Application

The FY23 DC Squared Small Business Grant Application is now available to download.

Grant applications will be accepted on a rolling basis for FY22 until August 30. Applicants may submit their completed applications to with the subject line:

"2023 SBA Grant Application | (Your Business Name) "

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Brenda Lee,
owner of New Beginnings Unisex Hair Salon

We are excited to welcome Studio Elan into our space at New Beginnings Unisex Hair Salon. This partnership represents a significant milestone for both businesses and the communities we serve,
We believe that by working together, we can create a more vibrant and thriving business environment on Upper Bladensburg Road.

Our Partners +  Sponsors

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