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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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Tell the DC Council “No” to Budget Cuts!

Submitted on July 22, 2020 - 3:27 pm

Yesterday, without notice or public input, Chairman Mendelson proposed an $18 million cut from DC’s budget. The Council will make a vote regarding this last-minute budget revision tomorrow afternoon. OUR ASK Take action with Miriam’s Kitchen and our key partners by telling Chairman Mendelson and your Councilmembers to reject new cuts to

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Miriam’s Kitchen Receives Support from Chaikin Sherman Law Firm Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Submitted on July 8, 2020 - 2:14 pm

Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel personal injury attorneys recently showed their commitment to end chronic homelessness by donating $5,000 to Miriam’s Kitchen in support of its essential services during the COVID-19 pandemic.   Since the beginning of the pandemic, many of the places where individuals go to get a good meal;

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Miriam’s Kitchen Submits Testimony in Support of Defund Police Movement

Submitted on June 25, 2020 - 12:34 pm

Miriam’s Kitchen has provided testimony to the DC Council in support of the Defund Police movement. Following the leadership of Black organizers, MK recognizes this initiative as instrumental in freeing our city of state sanctioned violence; and in making available much needed funding that can be used to keep communities

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Miriam’s Kitchen Selected for Catalogue of Philanthropy’s 2020-21 Class of Nonprofits

Submitted on June 17, 2020 - 4:12 pm

Miriam’s Kitchen is proud to have been selected into the Catalogue of Philanthropy’s 2020-21 class of nonprofits. The Catalogue recognizes local nonprofits that provide outstanding service to their communities. As a part of this current class, Miriam’s Kitchen will continue our work to end the cycle of chronic homelessness in

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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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