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In Housing…We Need More Jazz

Submitted on December 11, 2018 - 2:14 pm

With the holidays in full swing and the New Year approaching, Kevin* reflects on the good that has come to him this past year: “In my 64 years of life, this is the first time I have ever had a secure housing situation. Growing up, there was always this impending

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Oped in The Washington Post

Submitted on December 3, 2018 - 2:18 pm

Our own Scott Schenkelberg and Ed Lazere of the DC Fiscal Policy Institute co-write an oped on “D.C.’s budget choices are moral choices” published in The Washington Post. Take action today! 

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2X the Power to Fight Hunger and Homelessness

Submitted on November 26, 2018 - 1:37 pm

You don’t have to wait for Giving Tuesday to do twice as much good!  Thanks to a $100,000 matching gift from a generous individual donor, every dollar you give will be matched. Donate Early Here! That means you have… TWICE THE POWER to provide a tall cup of hot coffee and

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Awareness to Action: Ending Chronic Homelessness in DC

Submitted on November 16, 2018 - 9:49 am

This week is National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. Across the country, people and organizations are raising awareness about homelessness, an issue that impacts over half a million Americans. Did you know? Over 7,500 DC residents are currently experiencing homelessness People experiencing long-term homelessness die younger than their housed peers,

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FIGHTING HUNGER AND HOMELESSNSES ON THE FRONT LINES

Submitted on November 12, 2018 - 2:38 pm

    “I’ve been through the breakfast line, and it was special to be able to serve today. From personal experience, I can truly say Miriam’s Kitchen does more work than any other organization. So, I am always proud and honored to work with Miriam’s to help other veterans—and other

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No Place Like Home: Wesley’s Story

Submitted on October 21, 2018 - 10:39 am

    “I have a key to my own door. When I turn it and walk in, it brings me peace of my mind that I can leave any chaos outside.”–Wesley Generous supporters like you helped provide a safe place where Wesley could enjoy a delicious meal and eventually a

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Who are the experts on ending homelessness in DC?

Submitted on October 18, 2018 - 10:36 am

At Miriam’s Kitchen, we know that the true experts on ending chronic homelessness are those who have experienced homelessness themselves. So, when our guests highlighted the need for a downtown services center, we amplified their call to action. Many people experiencing homelessness spend their days crossing town for health and

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