Please join us in patronizing these local businesses that are supporting paid family and medical leave for all!


  • 5th Street Ace Hardware
  • 76 Words
  • Adams Morgan Ace Hardware
  • AGH Strategies
  • Allen Custom Frame
  • Amalgamated Bank
  • Ampersand Strategies
  • Anacostia River Realty
  • Angelico La Pizzeria
  • Annie's Ace Hardware
  • Art-drenaline 365 Café
  • Bacio Pizzeria
  • Beadazzled
  • Ben Droz Photography
  • The Big Bad Woof
  • Big Bear Cafe
  • Bright Start Earlycare & Preschool
  • Bulldog Finance Group
  • Busboys and Poets
  • Capitol Hill Stay
  • Cavanaugh Hagan Pierson & Mintz
  • Cherry Blossom Creative
  • The Chic Shack
  • Colony Club
  • Comet Ping Pong
  • Democracy Partners
  • The Duke and the Duck Productions, LLC
  • Dupont Circle Communications
  • Each Peach Market 
  • ECORE Living 
  • Eighty2degrees LLC
  • Emily Goodstein Photography
  • The English Teacher Collective
  • Fare Well
  • Flamboyan Foundation
  • Fox Loves Taco
  • Freed Bodyworks
  • Friendly Design Co. 
  • GBA Strategies
  • G III Associates
  • Glover Park Ace Hardware
  • Grassroots Gourmet
  • Holly Shulman Public Relations
  • Howl to the Chief
  • Intimate Health Consulting
  • James & Hoffman
  • Jubilee JumpStart
  • Lake Research Partners, Inc. 
  • Les Talusan Photography
  • Lighthouse Yoga Center
  • Little Pearl
  • Little Red Fox
  • Logan Ace Hardware
  • Mama's Kitchen
  • Mary C Donahue, LICSW
  • Miss Pixie's
  • Movement Matters
  • Nelson LLC
  • New Columbia Distillers 
  • New Heights Communications
  • The New Media Firm
  • Ochstein Strategies
  • Parlour Salon
  • Patagonia (Georgetown Store)
  • Petworthy Dogs
  • Pineapple and Pearls
  • Pleasant Pops
  • Politics and Prose
  • RDB Strategies
  • Red Tree Strategy
  • Rose's Luxury
  • Scarlet Oak Acupuncture
  • Solimar International Inc.
  • Sound of Everything
  • Spiggle Law Firm (DC office)
  • Springboard Partners LLC
  • Sticky Fingers Sweets and Eats
  • Tanenholz & Associates, PLLC
  • TCG, Inc. 
  • Tenleytown Ace Hardware
  • Timber Pizza Co.
  • Transformational Acupuncture
  • Treasure Trove Jewelers
  • Union Kitchen
  • Union Kitchen Grocery 
  • Uprise: Communications Consulting for Good Guys
  • Well-Paid Maids
  • Woodley Park Ace Hardware
  • Workafrolic
  • Yoga Heights
  • Zeke's Coffee
  • Zenful Bites

Interested in learning more about the DC legislation and the business case for paid family and medical leave? Check out these articles:

Why an employer tax for paid family leave won't hurt businesses By Ed Lazere, DCFPI

Why my small business supports paid family leave By Fatima Nayir, Washington Post

Why We Need Universal Paid Leave By Ethel Taylor, AFRO

Paid Maternity Leave Is Good for Business By Susan Wojcicki, Wall Street Journal

The Business Case for Paid Leave and Paid Sick Days By Claudia Calderon Machicado, Center for American Progress

Voices of Main Street 2015 By Main Street Alliance

 American Businesses Need Paid Family Leave: Business School Faculty Letter to Congress

The Economic Benefits of Family and Medical Leave Insurance By Heather Boushey, Ann O'Leary, Alexandra Mitukiewicz, Center for American Progress

The Science Behind Why Paid Parental Leave is Good for Everyone By Rachel Gillet, Business Insider

Leaves that Pay: Employer and Worker Experiences With Paid Family Leave in California By Eileen Appelbaum and Ruth Milkman