Friday Round-up: this week in the news

  • Calvary was featured in Washington City Paper’s 2012 charitable giving guide “Give it Up, D.C. – 70 local nonprofits that are worth your time and money.”
  • Worsening hunger problems in the Washington area – “People don’t realize the conditions and what people are facing.” http://wapo.st/Wgw5Pm
  • To raise awareness about homelessness and hunger, students learn how poverty can affect choices about food and shelter: http://bit.ly/RTWv9Y
  • Some regions have seen a spike in the number of people who are homeless in their community: http://bit.ly/TO8K5v

Recent Posts

Back to Blog
April 30, 2024

5 Ways to Support Calvary in May

The weather is warming up and there are lots of exciting ways to support Calvary Women’s Services’ mission in May! From becoming a Partner for Tomorrow to purchasing a ticket to Cocktails for Cal…
April 16, 2024

Shawn Yancy Named 2024 Hope Award Recipient b…

WASHINGTON – April 16, 2024 – Calvary Women’s Services today announces Shawn Yancy, renowned Emmy award-winning broadcast journalist, philanthropist, and artist, as the recipient of the 2024 Hop…
May 24, 2024

Finding a Place to Start: Calvary Honors Ment…

Did you know that nearly a third of individuals experiencing homelessness in Washington, DC self-reported having a history of mental illness? Lack of access to mental health resources may also contri…