2019
Honoring Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton at the 18th Annual Hope Awards Dinner
On Wednesday, May 8th, Calvary Women’s Services will host the 18th Annual Hope Awards Dinner at the Capital Hilton. The Hope Awards Dinner is a celebration of leaders in our community that uplift and inspire women, and a celebration of women who a…
Read More
Calvary Volunteer’s Fundraiser Featured on WUSA9 News!
Will you support Stacy’s project and help empower women at Calvary to end their homelessness for good? Last month we told you about Stacy Sawin, an overnight volunteer at Calvary Women’s Services who is hiking the Pacific Crest Trail to…
Read More
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 take paid leave. When the hospital hired new mana…
Read More
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 children and a group of friends.  “We have a…
Read More
Loretta’s Story
Loretta had moved away with her husband. She found a good job as a nurse’s aide at a hospice center. Things were going well until he became abusive. Loretta prayed that it was just a phase, but it only got worse. “Every night I was a nervous wre…
Read More
Cocktails for Calvary – Spring Edition
Join Calvary Women’s Services for an evening of signature cocktails and delicious hors-d’oeuvres at Baby Wale, a hip gastro-pub in DC’s Mount Vernon Square. We’ll come together to celebrate women overcoming homelessness and look forward to t…
Read More
Volunteer Celebrates Incredible Hike by Fundraising for Calvary!
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 takes on hiking the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) thr…
Read More
Reflections on Martin Luther King, Jr.
Since 1986, Americans have observed Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a way to honor the life & achievements of the civil rights leader. To celebrate, women at Calvary Women’s Services took a moment to reflect on Dr. King’s legacy and…
Read More
Metro Fare Card Drive – Women’s March 2019
The #WomensWave is coming! This weekend marks the second anniversary of the 2017 Women’s March. On Saturday, January 19th marches are taking place in cities all across the US, including here in Washington DC. If you’re planning to attend…
Read More
Grace’s Story
“I was panicked. I had relied on my husband for so much, but just like that, he turned on me. I felt like I was endlessly falling in a deep hole.” Before Grace arrived at Calvary Women’s Services, she and her husband had just moved to DC.…
Read More