Friday Round-up: this week in the news

  • Illegal treatment from landlords has been creating unnecessary barriers for District residents looking for affordable housing: http://wapo.st/k204cl
  • An impossible choice — rising costs leave many families to decide between food & shelter: http://huff.to/i5Kpxk
  • Services for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault may take in hit in DC’s budget: http://tbd.ly/f5UbOU
  • In case you missed it, formerly homeless men and women enrolled in DC Central Kitchen’s culinary job training program helped out with last Sunday’s Easter Egg Roll at the White House: http://bit.ly/g3IS7Y

In Calvary news, the Hope Awards countdown continues…only 18 more days till the big event! Don’t miss out, get your ticket here.

New additions to the auction this week: Dinner and tickets to Woolly Mammoth Theatre, a Washington Capitals package for hockey lovers, and a week’s vacation in Mexico!

Recent Posts

Back to Blog
March 5, 2019

Volunteer Spotlight: The Price Family

Anna and Everett Price are meal volunteers at Calvary Women’s Services. Once a month they bring dinner to women at Calvary, but they don’t do it alone. Each month the Prices bring their c…
March 6, 2019

Helen's Story

Before coming to Calvary Women’s Services, Helen had a good job as a clinical technician at a DC hospital. Unfortunately, during one of her shifts, she suffered an injury. Initially, she was able to…
April 5, 2019

Use Your Birthday to Make a Difference for Wo…

Are you looking for fun, new opportunities to support the programs at Calvary Women’s Services and make a difference in the lives of women working to overcome their homelessness? Donate your bi…