Support L’Arche GWDC

Your support helps us create community. When you give to L’Arche GWDC you’re making a direct impact in our lives.

Give Today, Give for Tomorrow

The impact of your donation to L’Arche GWDC can be seen in our daily lives – in the cozy, safe homes we live in, in the vans that get us where we need to go, and in the loving relationships between core members and assistants. Your generosity means the world to us.

Give to L’Arche GWDC
There are many ways to support L’Arche GWDC, including:

Legacy Giving  ·  Workplace Giving  · Donating Stock  · Donate your Vehicle · Purchasing an item from our wish lists

Learn more in our Legacy and Other Ways to Give Pages.

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Your Support Makes an Impact

People with intellectual disabilities have historically been isolated, silenced, and robbed of choice and relationship. Not at L’Arche. At L’Arche, core members are at the center of who we are. They lead our community as together we welcome visitors and volunteers and go out into our neighborhoods. Your gift allows us to provide quality care and to maintain and expand this unique community. See some of our stories as well as impact numbers from fiscal year 2019.

#LarcheImpact – Eric Arntson

Impact is a theme in our community this year and who knows about the impact of L’Arche better than people who have been part of our community? So we reached out…

Intentional Inclusion: L’Arche GWDC on a Special Olympics Panel

The conference room was quiet in the offices of the Special Olympics in Washington, DC, as everyone around the table listened to Laurie describe her experiences at L’Arche GWDC. Laurie…

Taking My Place in the Trinity: An Exploration of God’s Goodness

Reflection by John O’Connor, Highland Assistant 2018–Present I came into L’Arche with a vision of a God that wanted my goodness. I graduated from college having grown in leadership, faith,…

The Fabric of L’Arche Family

When I decided to start capturing how L’Arche GWDC is like a family, I thought of Crisely. Crisely was an assistant in DC, the home life leader at Ontario house…


Visits hosted in our homes


Public events hosted by L'Arche




Homes in DC and Virginia


Core members


People learned about L'Arche