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Showing Up for Racial Justice

Submitted on June 2, 2020 - 6:59 pm

Our nation is experiencing an undeniably expanded and exaggerated time of uncertainty. As we continue to navigate the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are faced with battling an overt resurgence of racism and police brutality – an issue that has existed within our country for far too long. The

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What does Miriam’s Kitchen mean to you?

Submitted on May 20, 2020 - 8:08 pm

In the pre-pandemic world, we would be gathering tonight for our 2020 Mission Possible gala to celebrate community, the resilience of our guests experiencing homelessness, and the progress we have made toward ending chronic and veteran homelessness in DC. As part of the evening, we would have heard from our

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Our Mission is (still) Possible

Submitted on May 20, 2020 - 12:45 pm

Join us in celebrating our heroes! In the pre-pandemic world, we would be gathering tonight for our 2020 Mission Possible Gala. We would be celebrating our community, our partners, and our progress towards ending chronic and veteran homelessness in Washington, DC.   Instead, our staff is continuing to greet our guests experiencing homelessness with a

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Sad News At MK : We Miss You Darrell

Submitted on May 12, 2020 - 11:20 am

Dear MK Community, With deep sadness and permission from his family, I want to share that Darrell Jones passed away Thursday morning due to COVID-19. Darrell was last onsite at Miriam’s Kitchen on Thursday, March 19. Since he was last at Miriam’s Kitchen more than six weeks ago, there is

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Fuel the Frontlines – Part 3

Submitted on May 12, 2020 - 11:13 am

The frontlines of Miriam’s Kitchen extends well beyond the walls of our kitchen, dining room, and nowadays—tent! That’s due in large part to the work of our Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) and Advocacy teams! Clockwise: Jerod Lee, PSH Program Manager, provides a no-contact delivery of groceries and essentials to one

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Fuel the Frontlines – Part 2

Submitted on May 12, 2020 - 10:29 am

Happy Giving Tuesday Now! As we continue celebrating the frontline workers, please join us in giving a big air five to the Miriam’s Kitchen Social Services and Street Outreach Teams. Left to right:  Kate Baasch and Bob Glennon of Social Services. Danica Hawkins and Sari Frankel of Street Outreach. Emergency

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Fuel the Frontlines – Part 1

Submitted on May 4, 2020 - 8:07 pm

As part of Giving Tuesday Now (officially starts tomorrow), we are celebrating frontline workers – especially those who may be forgotten — those feeding, housing, and nurturing vulnerable neighbors affected by the global pandemic.    Today we want to give a big shout out to the MK Kitchen Team:                          

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