Breathe DC

Environment

Using a Pandemic as an Excuse to Pollute Our Air

As we struggle to survive the chaos caused by the coronavirus, something inspiring is happening. The natural world is slowly repairing itself. But will the …

Community Updates

Breathe DC has canceled most in-person services, suspended some programming and updated several of our procedures for the health of our staff, participants and …

Thank You to Voya Foundation

Our thanks to Voya Foundation for their recognition and generous support of the "Our Air, Your Future: Creating Clean Air Advocates" collaborative

Yachad DC Helping Us Reduce Childhood Asthma

Thanks to our friends Yachad DC for working with our Breathe Easy program to help to reduce childhood asthma in homes throughout Washington DC

Avantor Foundation funds Our Air, Your Future

Our thanks to the Avantor Foundation for their generous grant to Breathe DC to purchase ozone and particulate sensors for "Our Air, Your Future: Creating Clean …

Maryland colleges join movement to snuff out student smoking

About one-third of Maryland colleges and universities have decided to follow a recent national trend to ban smoking on college campuses. The majority of …

Breathing easier: Washington’s improvement in air quality

For the first time since 2009, and only the second time in the last 16 years, Washington, D.C. had zero code red days for unhealthy air quality in the summer …