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New Members & Member Updates

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New Members and Member Updates
American Experience Foundation Scholarships & Internships

By leveraging Destination DC’s reach, resources, and its members’ expertise, AEF provides students with unforgettable educational enrichment support, bringing their curricula to life and supporting career paths in hospitality through scholarships, internships, and classroom experiences. Established...

American Experience Foundation - Scholarships and Internships
On the Road & What's in Town

Destinations International Annual Meeting (July 10-13, Anaheim, CA) Attendees: Elliott Ferguson, Melissa Riley, Theresa Belpulsi, Carol Motley, Dianna Waldroup, Carleigh Dwortezky As the premier event for destination marketing and management professionals, Destinations International's 2018 Annual...

On the Road and What's in Town
Marketing & Communications Highlights

DDC will host its annual Marketing Outlook Meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 28 from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium. DDC will share the latest trends in tourism, unveil its FY2019 sales and marketing plan and discuss all-new research on DC’s visitor personas, preparing attendees with...

Family visiting Lincoln Memorial - Free family-friendly things to do in Washington, DC
Tourism News & Events

The tourism team has been dedicated to preparing the District for all things MLB All-Star Game. Can’t make it to the game? No worries, the tourism team partnered with Events DC for five days of exciting action. Events include MLB All-Star Fan Fest, Play Ball Park, All-Star 5K Color Run, Sirius XM...

Tourism News
Industry Buzz

Caio Lopes joined the partnerships and alliances team as its new membership associate. Caio graduated from George Washington University with a degree in international affairs and Latin American hemispheric studies. He recently completed a fellowship at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Erica Riddle is...

Industry Buzz
American Experience Foundation Field Trips

AEF field trips would not be possible without the generous support of our industry partners. Each year, hundreds of thousands of 8th grade students travel to the nation’s capital to deepen their knowledge of American history, democracy, and culture. For many young people, it is their first travel...

American Experience Foundation Rite of Passage Field Trip in Washington, DC
Media Coverage

Domestically, the new baseball exhibit at the Library of Congress, North America’s victorious 2026 World Cup bid and Hamilton all received coverage. Internationally, DC received coverage in reputable French and Australian publications. Industry-wise, the Wharf and the Walter E. Washington...

Media Coverage
American Experience Foundation’s July 4th Celebration

Support the American Experience Foundation (AEF), Destination DC’s affiliated 501(c)(3) charity and join its signature celebration on July 4th, 2018. Your company will receive unmatched exposure to Destination DC clients, members, and staff; American Experience Foundation partners, government...

American Experience Foundation July 4th Event - Destination DC - Washington, DC
Get Involved with the American Experience Foundation

Make a tax-deductible donation to AEF Run a revenue-sharing promotion Attend an AEF fundraising event like our July 4th fundraiser Invite one of our field trips to your business Host a DCPS Career Ready summer intern lisa.waldschmitt [at] destinationdc.com (Share your expertise) with our students...

American Experience Foundation Rite of Passage Field Trip in Washington, DC