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Volunteer Spotlight: Support + Feed
Volunteers not only provide invaluable services to residents but also gain something valuable in return through the relationships they build and the meaningful work they do at Calvary Women’s Services. We’re delighted to highlight one of our…
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5 Ways to Support Calvary in June
June brings excitement as we share opportunities for you to support our mission at Calvary Women’s Services! From becoming a Partner for Tomorrow to signing up as a Meal Volunteer to attending our Good Hope Grand Reopening Celebration, there are w…
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Proud Together
Supporting LGBTQ+ And Gender Non-Conforming Individuals Experiencing Homelessness Calvary Women’s Services is dedicated to serving individuals experiencing homelessness as women throughout the year with our life-changing housing, health, employment…
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Meet the Team: Petrina Williams
“I have the honor and privilege of providing support to women during life’s most difficult moments, while helping them tap into their own inner resources to effect positive change.” Petrina Williams shares how her role as a clinical psycho…
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Finding a Place to Start: Calvary Honors Mental Health Awareness Month
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 contribute to an individual experiencing chronic homeles…
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Volunteer Spotlight: Christ Church Washington Parish
Calvary Women’s Services is thankful for the dedicated meal volunteers who ensure the women we serve have access to warm and nutritious meals on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. We’re excited to highlight one of our dedicated meal volunteer part…
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Poetry Flows Freely at LEAP
Did you know at Calvary Women’s Services’ clients  have access to educational and skills-building programs that support them in achieving their goals? Calvary’s Life Skills, Education, and Arts Program (LEAP) engages women through volunteer-le…
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Meet the Team: Schwanna Cockerham-Qualls
“Therapy is like a puzzle where you are putting the pieces together.  I love putting the pieces together to see the whole picture.” As a trained psychotherapist, Schwanna Cockerham-Qualls’ work is an essential piece of the comprehensive housi…
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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 Calvary to volunteering, there are ways for everyone…
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An Unforgettable Night: 2024 Hope Gala Recap
The 2024 Hope Gala proved to be an unforgettable night as we celebrated 40 years of women transforming their lives through Calvary Women’s Services’ programs! Each day, our community empowers more women as they work to regain their indep…
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