Over the years, HBI-DC has served the following communities:

Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Burmese, Cambodian, Cameroon, Chinese, Egyptian, Ethiopian, Filipino, Ghanaian, Hmong, Indian, Indonesian, Korean, Laotian, Mongolian, Moroccan, Nepalese, Nigerian, Pakistani, Saudi Arabian, Sierra Leone, Somalian, Sudan, Syrian, Taiwanese, Thai, and Vietnamese

Our accomplishments since 2006:

  • 38,841 individuals were provided in-person and online education
  • 20,465  at-risk individuals were screened for Hepatitis B
  • 15,033  at-risk individuals were screened for Hepatitis C
  • 3,534 at-risk individuals were screened for HIV since 2016
  • 909 individuals infected with HBV (average 4.3%) were identified and linked to care services
  • 393 individuals infected with HCV (average 3%) were identified and linked to care services


Hepatitis B Initiative of Washington DC (HBI-DC) is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Our organization’s mission is to mobilize communities to prevent liver diseases caused by viral hepatitis among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, African immigrants, and other high-risk groups.

Our Contact

1725 I Street NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006

(202) 430-5540

(202) 792-6882


EIN# 20-5841637