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LTC Doug Sweet will retire from the US Army, His Last 2,000+ Miles Help Homeless Veterans

Submitted on February 24, 2021 - 12:29 pm

LTC Doug Sweet is hiking the 2,193 mile Appalachian Trail and partnering with Miriam’s Kitchen on our shared mission to end veteran and chronic homelessness! Miriam’s Kitchen sponsor Brightline Interactive is continuing the positive momentum of Doug’s personal fundraising campaign with Hiking4Housing, and raising awareness of this urgent issue. Watch Doug’s interview with

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The ‘Point in Time’ Count Must Drive Mayor Bowser to Fully Fund Housing to End Chronic Homelessness for 2,761 Individuals and 432 Households

Submitted on January 28, 2021 - 4:36 pm

Last night, volunteers spread out across the District to conduct the annual Point in Time (PIT) count, an annual census that helps cities and states measure their progress towards ending homelessness. More specifically, the PIT provides a rough snapshot of how many people are experiencing homelessness on a given night.

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**ALERT!** Schedule Changes Due to Inauguration

Submitted on January 18, 2021 - 8:25 am

MIRIAM’S KITCHEN MEAL SCHEDULE FOR 1/18 – 1/22 MONDAY 1/18 · Breakfast: 7 a.m. – 8 a.m. Bag lunch/snacks will also be given out with the breakfast meal. · NO DINNER SERVICE · Bathrooms open 6:30 a.m. – 8 a.m. Tuesday 1/19 · Breakfast: 7 a.m. – 8 a.m. Bag

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Five Tips for Maximizing Your Impact This Holiday Season

Submitted on December 28, 2020 - 12:00 am

Are you considering making a charitable donation to Miriam’s Kitchen this holiday season? If so, check out these five tips that will help you to maximize your impact. Donate appreciated stocks or mutual funds. By donating stock instead of selling it, you may be able to deduct the full market

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How Will You Make A Difference This Year?

Submitted on December 23, 2020 - 11:33 am

Despite the challenges of the year, our incredible partners have continued to spread joy — especially during this holiday season. If you haven’t been able to support Miriam’s Kitchen this year, it isn’t too late! Take a look at these exciting, creative ways you can be part of our work

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We’re Grateful for Western Presbyterian Church

Submitted on November 30, 2020 - 7:08 pm

I have always been proud – almost sinfully so – to pastor a church whose building houses Miriam’s Kitchen. This year my pride and gratitude have grown to a new level. Here at Western Presbyterian Church, we believe the work of Miriam’s Kitchen is the most faithful use of our

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D.C. Budget Continues to Underfund Vital Housing Programs

Submitted on July 23, 2020 - 5:20 pm

Following last minute changes, the D.C. Council finalized its FY2021 budget which continues to provide inadequate support for vulnerable residents. Click here to read our full press release.

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