Friday Round-up: this week in the news

  • Cool business model – this bike rack business in Cleveland employs men who are homeless to help give them a fresh start: http://bit.ly/XNru70
  • “Successful and Schizophrenic:” one woman’s inspiring story about how a mental illness diagnosis didn’t prevent her from engaging in meaningful work: http://nyti.ms/X65xAb
  • In some parts of the country, housing programs are seeing rising numbers of homeless women in their 60’s and older: http://cbsloc.al/WCFTXp
  • Bringing medical care to men and women who are homeless: http://usat.ly/X3FQjK

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August 19, 2019

Cocktails for Calvary - Fall Edition

On Thursday, September 19th join Calvary Women’s Services for the fall edition of Cocktails for Calvary. The event will take place from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Marvin, a mainstay of DC’s eclectic bar…
October 2, 2019

Our Wish List for Reach Up, Calvary's New Hou…

This fall, Calvary Women’s Services is growing. Over the next month, we will open up a new housing program called Reach Up that will expand our capacity by 80%. As we prepare to open our doors…
October 2, 2019

Dana's Story

“I never thought that I would be in this kind of situation, but when you love someone you make excuses.” For over five years, Dana had been living with her partner. She cared deeply for him, even…