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Special Clothing Pop-Up Inspires Hope After Crisis
One month ago, an explosion next to Calvary Women’s Services’ main housing program displaced 36 women from the space they had grown to call home. While residents and staff were safely evacuated, our building suffered substantial water a…
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Volunteer Spotlight: Fiby Daniel
Did you know that Calvary offers women access to creative, engaging classes each week? All of these courses are taught by an incredible team of volunteers, such as Fiby Daniel (she/her/hers). Fiby first began volunteering at Calvary in 2020, teaching…
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A Year in Review: 2023 Calvary Women’s Services Recap
Calvary Women’s Services is bidding farewell to 2023 as the year comes to a close. Throughout the year, Calvary renewed its commitment to creating an environment where every woman can thrive as well as end her homelessness for good. Winter 2023 be…
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An Evening of Inspiration: Calvary’s Ruby Jubilee Recap
Calvary Women’s Services officially celebrated its 40th anniversary at the Ruby Jubilee: A Special Home for the Holidays Celebration. This cherished annual tradition reached new heights as the organization brought together supporters and dedicated…
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Gratitude in Every Box: Hogan Lovells’ 15-Year Tradition Brightens Thanksgiving at Calvary Women’s Services
Thanksgiving at Calvary Women’s Services is a beacon of joy and gratitude, thanks to a cherished holiday tradition. Last Friday, the spirit of giving thrived as Hogan Lovells generously delivered over 80 Thanksgiving boxes to the women in Calvary…
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Empowering Women: Calvary Women’s Services’ Domestic Violence Awareness Month Recap
October marked Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) 2023, and Calvary Women’s Services took proactive steps to reaffirm its commitment to providing safe and stable environments for women experiencing homelessness in Washington, D.C. This is cr…
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Gifting Joy: Inside the Heartwarming Accessories Party at Calvary Women’s Services
Calvary Women’s Services recently hosted an Accessories Party, creating a unique and uplifting experience for Calvary’s programs. Schwanna Cockerham-Qualls, a dedicated therapist at Calvary Women’s Services, organized the event after collectin…
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Transforming Lives for 40 Years, One Step at a Time
2023 In This Together Community Walk Raises $40,000 for Calvary Women’s Services’ 40th Anniversary Calvary Women’s Services, a nonprofit serving women experiencing homelessness in Washington, DC, had an inspirational day at the second i…
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Empowering Women and Ending Homelessness: Calvary Women’s Services Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Organization Renews Commitment to Transforming Lives, Ending Homelessness for Good WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 6, 2023) — Calvary Women’s Services, a nonprofit dedicated to serving women experiencing homelessness in Washington, D.C., proudly anno…
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Meet Our Team: Goldie Jones
From Program Participant to Resident Assistant Goldie Jones has a unique perspective as both a former client and a current employee at Calvary Women’s Services. “Many years ago, I stayed at the Good Hope site,” Goldie recounts. “The people wh…
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