Friday Round-Up: this week in the news

  • A Letter to the Editor from Senator Cardin, who chaired the recent hearing about hate crimes against homeless men & women: http://bit.ly/9ErypJ
  • With hypothermia season starting in just two weeks, D.C. is expecting a 10% increase in shelter need this winter. http://wapo.st/asfsjA
  • In a disturbing trend, Virginia sees an increase in murders stemming from domestic violence. http://bit.ly/9OhgQf
  • World Mental Health was celebrated across the globe on October 10th. This man’s story gives us an important message – don’t be ashamed to seek help. http://bit.ly/byrJt0

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February 3, 2019

Cocktails for Calvary - Spring Edition

Join Calvary Women’s Services for an evening of signature cocktails and delicious hors-d’oeuvres at Baby Wale, a hip gastro-pub in DC’s Mount Vernon Square. We’ll come together to celebrate w…
February 6, 2019

Loretta's Story

Loretta had moved away with her husband. She found a good job as a nurse’s aide at a hospice center. Things were going well until he became abusive. Loretta prayed that it was just a phase, but it…
January 7, 2019

Volunteer Spotlight: Sirisha Bonda

Sirisha Bonda (right) with Elaine Johnson, Calvary’s Senior Manager of Education & Programs Sirisha Bonda was introduced to Calvary through her fellowship with Service Never Sleeps (SNS), a nonp…