NDW Observes National Preparedness Month
NDW Commemorates 40 Years of Fleet and Family Support Program
NDW Participates in HURREX/Citadel Gale 2019
NDW Kicks Off 2019 NMCRS Active-Duty Fund Drive
Naval Support Activity Annapolis Conducts Active Shooter Exercise
Naval Support Activity Washington Prepares for Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain 2019
NSA Annapolis Prepares for Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain 2019
NDW Prepares for Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain 2019
Ceremonial Guardsmen Support Funeral Services for President George H.W. Bush
NDW Kicks Off NMCRS Active-Duty Fund Drive
NDW Concludes Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain 2018
NSA Annapolis Prepares for Exercise Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain 2018
Naval District Washington Prepares for Exercise Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain 2018
NDW Personnel Get Ready to Give for International Volunteer Day
Naval District Washington Hosts ROC OPS Training
NDW Kicks Off Cybersecurity Awareness Campaign
NDW Announces Regional Community Service Program of the Year Winners
NDW Hosts 2017 Mrs. Sybil Stockdale Ombudsman of the Year Awards
NDW Hosts 3rd Annual Gold Star Mother's and Family Day Observance
Washington Navy Yard Hosts 4th Annual Remembrance Run/Walk
Naval District Washington Hosts First DSCA Table Top Exercise
NDW Sailors Prepare for September Advancement Exams
CNO, MCPON Work Out with Navy Capital Region Chiefs and Chief Selects
Naval District Washington Launches Suspicious Activity Reporting App Eagle Eyes Navy
NDW's Cyber Security Team Plans Campaign for October
One NDW Sailor Selected for Advancement to Chief Petty Officer
NSA Washington's Fleet and Family Support Center Hosts Monthly Classes on Blended Retirement
2017 Feds Feed Families Campaign in Full Swing
NSA Washington's Catering and Conference Center Hosts Open House
USS Forrestal Tragedy Remembered 50 Years Later
NDW Kicks Off Annual NMCRS Fund Drive
NDW Prepares for Solid Curtain Citadel Shield 2017
NDW Holds Change of Command
NDW Volunteers Participate in Special Olympics Bowling Tournament During Navy Day
US Attorney Recognizes NDW Officers for Actions During Navy Yard Shooting
NDW Ready to Kick Off Military Saves Week
Voting Assistance Service Ensures Sailors Stay Registered to Vote at NDW
NSA Annapolis Hones Security Skills during SC/CS 16
NSA Annapolis Water Treatment Plant Fully Operational
NDW Annouces Black History Month Poster Competition
NDW Prepares for Solid Curtain/Citadel Shield Annual Exercise
NAS Patuxent River is NDW’s Energy Biggest Loser
Media Advisory: Solid Curtain Citadel Shield Exercise 2016
NDW AFPAK Hands Live Up to the Challenge
NDW Commemorates Pearl Harbor with Wreath Laying Ceremony
NDW Resiliency Programs Help Sailors Bounce Back Stronger, Smarter
Naval District Washington Announces 2015 "Energy Biggest Loser" Competition
NDW Kicks Off Energy Action Month
Naval District Washington Holds Change of Command Ceremony
See Something, Say Something!
NDW hosts first education symposium
NCR begins Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society Annual Fund Drive
Ex-USS Barry To Be Removed From Washington, DC
NDW Starts Saving with Military Saves Week
NDW to Offer Motorcycle Safety Courses
NSA Annapolis Conducts Active Shooter Exercise
Navy Celebrates African-American/Black History Month
Volunteer Tax Assistance Now Open for Free Income Tax Assistance
NDW 2015 Vision
Naval District Washington Announces 74th Anniversary of the Battle of Midway Celebration

Mission and Vision

The commandant exercises area coordination over military and civilian employees assigned to Navy activities within the geographic area encompassed by Naval District Washington.  Naval District Washington is known as the "Quarterdeck of the Navy." Commandant, Naval District Washington represents the Secretary of the Navy and the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) in a variety of matters, including public and diplomatic functions and the presentation of awards and decorations. The commandant also coordinates Navy participation in official ceremonies and serves as deputy commander for the Joint Forces Headquarters—National Capital Region (JFHQ-NCR). 

2018 Vision Goals2018 Vision Goals downloadable high-res copy


Mission Statement

Strengthen the operational readiness of our shore installations.    
Provide ceremonial support for the Navy and National leadership.
Support Joint Force Headquarters National Capital Region.

Vision Statement

Become the most agile and adaptive Navy region, enabling optimal tenant
mission support with a reputation as an indispensable mission teammate.


Invest in our people 
Support a workforce organized and prepared to effectively conduct NDW's Navy Shore Support Responsibilities. 

Continue to innovate
Complete development of the NDW Operations Center.

Transform the way we do business
Adopt alternative delivery models that save money and provide increased options for building the fleet of tomorrow.


Teamwork.  We synchronize our efforts to achieve exceptional results for each other and our customers.

Communicate. Teamwork can only be accomplished through collaboration and coordination, vertically and horizontally.

Know your customer.  Spare no effort to enable warfighting readiness and mission accomplishment.  Each decision you make should be grounded in our installations’ and their mission partners’ best interests.  We also support higher headquarters in various roles.  Know their expectations, meet deadlines, and ensure leadership is aware of key issues.

Celebrate each other’s successes.  Value your co-workers’ values, ideas and accomplishments.  Use their innovations as models and be inspired by them to be the best that you can be. 

Respect each other.  No organization can succeed without the existence of a safe environment free of the threat of retribution, reprisal, harassment and inappropriate behavior.  Your actions and professionalism create the climate and set the example. 

Embrace CNIC’s Guiding Principles.  Our daily actions are guided by the principles of: take customer service to the next level, live a culture of continuous improvement, and represent the Navy to the surrounding community. 

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