Local Contacts

PO Box 75983
Washington, DC 20013
[email protected]

Executive Director
Heather Holmes

Co-Directors of Volunteers
Taylor Brewer

Collin Duff

Co-Directors of Advocacy
Taylor Brewer
Position open

Director of Events
Allie Bartholomew

Director of Photography and Social Media
Emily White

Director of Training
Eddy Ameen


We have a number of vacancies we would love to fill with incredible, committed volunteers. Please reach out to our Executive Director, Heather Holmes if you are interested in a position. (If you are not a current StandUp for Kids – DC volunteer, please click the training schedule link to sign up for our next information session).

Co-Director of Advocacy

The person in this role will work with their co-director to support youth homeless advocacy efforts in the DMV. This includes participating in the monthly Youth Homelessness Coalition calls.

Director of Development

The person in this role will collaborate with the executive director and other leaders to find and cultivate funding opportunities to support our mission, including but not limited to: donations, grants, and promoting our wish list.

Director of School & Library Outreach

The person in this role will develop and maintain relationships with DC Public schools and libraries, streamlining youth to our services.

Director of Sustainability

Ideally, the person in this role will have a car and love to shop as this person gathers all the food for outreach as well as snacks and drinks for the drop-on center nights.

Director of Transitional House Events

The person in this role will plan and manage monthly recurring events/activities with the organization we have partnered with to serve youth in transitional housing. The housing is in the Washington Highlands neighborhood in SE DC.