Friday Round-up: this week in the news

  • HUD reports steady overall homelessness rates from 2011 to 2012, though numbers of homeless in DC have been continually growing over the last few years: http://nyti.ms/XJPfm2
  • Good news – the number of homeless veterans continues to drop: http://wapo.st/TNLA0A
  • The official opening of our new home on Good Hope Road was featured in the Hill Rag and the Huffington Post this week!

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February 8, 2021

Corporate Partner Spotlight: CareFirst

Throughout this pandemic, our community has really shown up. Since March, Calvary Women’s Services has adjusted programming and safety protocols to ensure the health, safety, and wellbeing of the wo…
March 12, 2021

"You have to be patient with yourself."

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February 10, 2021

Celebrating Black History Month at Calvary

“I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I am changing the things I cannot accept.” This is the quote by Angela Davis that hangs on the wall outside the classrooms at Calvary…