Friday Round-up: this week in the news

  • HUD and the Department of Veterans Affairs jointly released an updated report on homelessness among veterans: http://bit.ly/gJ3Wss
  • The effects of domestic violence go beyond the abuser and the victim – it’s a community problem too. http://bit.ly/eG0B5J
  • How should mental health fit into health care policy reform? http://huff.to/hXmJR3
  • “The Unemployed Need Not Apply”: this New York Times editorial exposes a controversial employment practice. http://nyti.ms/dYa32J

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January 31, 2019

Volunteer Celebrates Incredible Hike by Fundr…

Would You Hike 20 Miles A Day for 4 Months to End the Cycle of Homelessness for Women in the DMV? Well, that is exactly what Stacy Sawin, a volunteer at Calvary Women’s Services, has planned as she…
January 21, 2019

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December 2, 2018

Volunteer Spotlight: Natalia Li

“Not only do I get to see them succeed, but I also learn from them in the process.” Natalia Li takes time out of her busy schedule to fulfill not one, but two volunteer roles at Calvary…