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Help Make Sure Everyone Is Counted!

Submitted on January 9, 2019 - 10:05 am

On January 23, 2019, hundreds of trained volunteers and experienced outreach professionals will come together to conduct a single-night count and survey of the people experiencing homelessness in the District of Columbia. You can help make sure everyone is counted. Join us! The Point in Time (PIT) count provides a

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Thank you for providing meals and more!

Submitted on January 3, 2019 - 1:41 pm

Thank you! Together you contributed $108,138 through our 2018 More Than A Meal campaign—helping us secure the $100,000 match! More importantly, your timely support provides a warm welcoming community and critical support to over 2,000 individuals experiencing homelessness in DC. Serving freshly-made, delicious meals will always be a core part

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Showing up is 80% of life.

Submitted on December 14, 2018 - 10:30 am

There is a saying that “showing up is eighty percent of life.” In the coming weeks, we have two events where you can “show up” for your neighbors experiencing homelessness: Sunday, Dec. 16 | Funk & Comedy Jam The Home for Homeless [H4H] initiative has organized a one-time, special event

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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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