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The Foundation Center's Washington, DC Learning Center

The Foundation Center - Washington, DC, conveniently located near Farragut Square in downtown Washington, includes a multi-functional training facility, ideal for foundations, other nonprofit organizations, or any group looking for space in which to host meetings, conferences, seminars, and computer-based training programs.

Adjacent to the Center's library, the learning center includes a meeting room, a computer laboratory, and a large registration and reception area. The facility is wheelchair accessible and fully compliant with all other Americans with Disabilities Act specifications.

Availability
9:00 AM-5:00 PM, Monday-Friday, subject to Foundation Center's program schedule. Please review date availability on DC's training calendar. Facilities are NOT available for consecutive days.

Meeting Room
The meeting room accommodates 45 people in theater style. The room is equipped with a projector, screen, instructor's computer, microphone, and VCR.

Computer Laboratory
The computer lab seats up to 16 trainees and one instructor and is fully equipped to handle a wide range of technologically sophisticated presentations and training programs. Each of the high-speed DELL computers runs Windows XP and is equipped with high speed Internet access and integrated sound and video cards. Each terminal is complemented by a 17-inch flat-screen monitor, providing versatility and convenience to the individual user. Like the large meeting room, the computer lab is equipped with a ceiling-mounted projector for easy display of program materials on a screen and the same comprehensive package of audio-visual equipment and accessories.

Registration and Reception Area
Rental of the meeting room or computer lab includes access to an adjacent registration and reception area. Light and spacious, it offers a pleasant and comfortable atmosphere for receiving program participants and offering refreshment breaks. Registration and refreshment tables are available, as are coat closets.

Rental Rates

Meeting Room
Room Set-up Options
Style Seats
Theater (current configuration) 45
Tablet Arm Chairs* 20
Classroom (tables and chairs)* 20
Board room (one large table)* 20

* Alternate set-ups will be the responsibility of the client.

Rates

Nonprofit

For-profit
Full day $300 $600
Half day $200 $400

Audio-visual Equipment and Resources
Ceiling projector
Screen
Microphone
Easel
VCR/DVD
Instructor's computer

Computer Laboratory
Style Seats
Classroom 16

Rates

Nonprofit

For-profit
Full day $750 $1,000
Half day $500 $750

Audio-visual Equipment and Resources
Multi-functional DELL Computers with Flat Screens
Ceiling projector
Screen
Microphone
Easel
VCR/DVD
High speed Internet access
Instructor's computer

Download Rental Request Form (PDF) »

Library Hours
Monday, Wednesday,
Thursday, Friday
10:00am-5:00pm

Tuesday
10:00am-7:00pm

Location
Foundation Center-
Washington, DC
1627 K Street, NW
Third Floor
Washington, DC
20006-1708
202-331-1400

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