This is Our Moment

Our new video “This is our Moment: premiered at the 2022 Hope Awards Dinner. It’s a testament to all of the hard work women experiencing homelessness in Washington, DC do to transform their lives when they walk through our doors. Take a look and share with your community.

This is Our moment

Join Calvary Women's Services for the 2022 In this Together Community Walk!

Join Calvary Women’s Services for the 2022 In This Together Community Walk! The walk will take place on September 24 at Anacostia Park. Walk with us on September 24 or do it your way at another location. Either way – we’re in this together!

Will you join us this year?

2022 In This Together Community Walk

Meet our Team: Katie Gregson

“It’s a blessing to be even a small part of someone’s transformation journey.” – Katie Gregson

Meet Our Team: Katie Gregson

Sisters Rise

As our community’s needs have grown, Calvary continues to grow to meet the challenge. Learn about our Sister’s Rise program.

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Partners for Tomorrow

Our Partners for Tomorrow are a dedicated group of donors who are committed to supporting the women at Calvary Women’s Services every single month. Learn more about the impact you can have by joining today.

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Our Wish List

Check out our up-to-date wish list for current needs that will help women feel more at home at Calvary.

Wish List

Inspiring Hope.

Last year, Calvary served over 135 women.

Success Stories

Transforming lives.

More than 70% of women who complete our programs move into their own home.

Our Programs

Ending homelessness.
Inspiring hope. Transforming lives.

This is Our Moment

Our new video “This is our Moment: premiered at the 2022 Hope Awards Dinner. It’s a testament to all of the hard work women experiencing homelessness in Washington, DC do to transform their lives when they walk through our doors. Take a look and share with your community.

Learn More

Join Calvary Women's Services for the 2022 In this Together Community Walk!

Join Calvary Women’s Services for the 2022 In This Together Community Walk! The walk will take place on September 24 at Anacostia Park. Walk with us on September 24 or do it your way at another location. Either way – we’re in this together!

Will you join us this year?

Learn More

Meet our Team: Katie Gregson

“It’s a blessing to be even a small part of someone’s transformation journey.” – Katie Gregson

Learn More

Sisters Rise

As our community’s needs have grown, Calvary continues to grow to meet the challenge. Learn about our Sister’s Rise program.

Learn More

Partners for Tomorrow

Our Partners for Tomorrow are a dedicated group of donors who are committed to supporting the women at Calvary Women’s Services every single month. Learn more about the impact you can have by joining today.

Learn More

Our Wish List

Check out our up-to-date wish list for current needs that will help women feel more at home at Calvary.

Learn More

Inspiring Hope.

Last year, Calvary served over 135 women.

Learn More

Transforming lives.

More than 70% of women who complete our programs move into their own home.

Learn More

About Calvary

We support women as they use their own strengths and skills to reach their goals. Women here form a community of support — a sisterhood — that fosters an environment where everyone can reach their highest potential. Each woman who comes through our doors has unique needs. With the right services and encouragement, they are empowered to transform their own lives.

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After years of struggling with alcohol and substance abuse, Verlette decided it was time to make a change.
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What's New At Calvary

Events

September 24, 2022

2022 In This Together Community Walk

Join Calvary Women’s Services for the 2022 In This Together Community Walk! The walk will take place on September 24 at Anacostia Park. Walk with us on September 24 or do it your way at another…

On the Blog

July 19, 2022

Meet Our Team: Katie Gregson

Katie Gregson Katie Gregson is a case manager for Calvary Women’s Service’s Reach Up transitional housing program. Reach Up specifically serves women fleeing domestic violence. In her short time h…

Volunteer Spotlight

September 8, 2021

Volunteer Spotlight: Catalina Castro

Catalina with her dog, who has made special guest appearances in the virtual yoga classes. In the fall of 2019, Catalina joined Calvary Women’s Services as a volunteer teaching Spanish. While workin…

Get Involved

The ongoing success of our programs would not be possible without the dedication of volunteers.

Become a Volunteer

Give a Gift

Make a difference in the lives of women who are working to overcome homelessness.

Make a Donation

A Year of Impact:

30,000+
Nights of Safe Housing
60,000+
Nutritious Meals Served
600+
Sessions with a Therapist
300+
Hours of Education Courses

Making a Difference

Our programs are designed for women who are survivors of violence and trauma, are living with mental illness, or are in recovery from substance abuse. Through personalized services and with peer support, each woman identifies and builds on her own strengths in order to meet her goals for safe housing, good health, and financial independence.

Success Stories

Thank you for making a huge difference in my life with your smile, respect, and warm welcome into My Calvary Family with love
Read MH's Thank You to her Case Manager
Kris Thompson
"All of the women who come to Calvary want to achieve good health, safe housing, and financial independence — and they can! I strongly believe that each woman has the gifts and strengths she needs to be successful."
Kris Thompson, Chief Executive Officer
Serena Agaba Rwejuna
"I am proud to be part of a team that is working to ensure we are able to continue to empower women to transform their lives. Seeing the results that are borne out of Calvary’s services and programs is nothing short of inspirational!"
Serena Agaba Rwejuna, Calvary Board of Directors Member
Natalia Li
"I am inspired by the wonderful women I meet at Calvary, and I admire their dedication and perseverance under the most challenging circumstances."
Natalia Li, Volunteer
Jeff Wood
"Working with Calvary Women’s Services allows us to provide support for an organization committed to ensuring women across the D.C metro area are leading healthy lives and are on the right track toward improved financial well-being."
Jeff Wood, Greater Washington market president, Bank of America

Our Partners