The African Community Center of the DC Metro Area is a branch of the Ethiopian Community Development Council (ECDC) serving Washington, D.C., northern Virginia, and Maryland. ACC is operational from two offices located in Arlington, Virginia and Silver Spring, Maryland.

With the main purpose of resettling refugees and asylees, ACC provides various services to newcomers in the United States. For more details on the programs of ACC, Click Here.

Our Vision

ACC's vision is to bring culturally and linguistically appropriate services to immigrant communities in the DC Metro Area.

Our Mission

ACC's mission is to resettle refugees and immigrants and to promote the education, health, culture, and socio-economic development needs of the refugee community in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

Our Goals