Greater Greater Washington

About Greater Greater Washington

Greater Greater Washington builds informed and civically engaged communities who believe in a growing and inclusive Washington region and speak up for livable communities and high-quality education for all.

Contact us

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  • Have a suggestion for a story that should be on the site? Our content all comes from volunteer contributorswrite it up and submit it to us!
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  • Have an event we should list on our calendar? Email
Please note that we get a lot of suggestions and letters, so we can't promise to reply to your email, follow up on your suggestion, or post your letter.

Press inquiries

If you are a reporter on deadline and would like to speak to someone about an issue we cover on the blog for a story, you can call us at 202-6561-GGW (202-656-1449). We unfortunately cannot respond to other issues by phone.


Greater Greater Washington features the voices of volunteers, both experts and amateurs, with a variety of perspectives and backgrounds. Some contributors are regular contributors who write and participate often, and we also have guest contributors submit articles occasonally or on a one-time basis as well.

These people have submitted and published articles within the past few months:

Interested in becoming a contributor? You can start by submitting a post, or get in touch at Let us know what topics you might be interested in writing about, and if you have writing on blogs or elsewhere that we can see, include a link. We are interested in articles covering a wide variety of issues and communities.

All contributors are volunteers, but it's a great opportunity to share your thoughts with tens of thousands of readers.

Editorial team

Volunteer editors and one part-time paid staff member help keep our blogs running and articles coming day after day by helping out in many invaluable ways.

Board of directors

Our board helps the organization behind Greater Greater Washington remain sustainable so that we can keep publishing content and strengthening our community.

Submission policy

We welcome unsolicited submissions for articles or letters to the editor. We typically edit all articles for length and/or clarity. We have a team of volunteer editors who review posts, and it may take days or more for them to review your submission. By submitting an article or letter, you agree to let us edit and publish it at a convenient time based on our editing and publishing schedule.

Legal notes

Greater Greater Washington is an opinion site. All articles are the opinions of their authors and not necessarily those of the site's operators or editors. If you submit an article or letter, unless we have a prior agreement to the contrary, you agree to grant Greater Greater Washington a perpetual, transferrable, worldwide, royalty-free license to reproduce, distribute, publish, display, edit, modify, create derivative works from, and otherwise use your submission for in any form and on any media.

Special thanks

The current design for Greater Greater Washington was created by Joey Katzen.