Press Releases
Calvary to Host Fall Career Fair
Calvary Women’s Services will host a Fall Career Fair on Thursday, October 6th to introduce women at Calvary to a variety of local job opportunities and employers. Step Up DC, Calvary’s job placement program, connects women in Calvary’s…
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Calvary Women’s Services Receives $25,000 from the Walmart Foundation to Support Step Up DC Job Placement Program
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Calvary Women’s Services today announced that it has received a $25,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to further its mission of empowering women to end their homelessness and transform their lives. The grant – which was g…
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15th Annual Hope Awards Dinner Draws Attention to Empowerment through Employment
Calvary Women’s Services continued a long tradition of celebrating women’s achievements and raising awareness on the issues facing women who are homeless during its 15th Annual Hope Awards Dinner yesterday. More than $300,000 was donated through…
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15th Annual Hope Awards Dinner to Celebrate Women’s Empowerment
Calvary Women’s Services will host the 15th Annual Hope Awards Dinner on May 18, 2016 and celebrate the accomplishments of women who overcome homelessness and empower one another to reach their goals. All proceeds from the event will support Calvar…
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Professional Women Give to Calvary Women’s Services through Fashion Fundraiser
Nationally-known fashion designer Nina McLemore opened her upscale boutique in Chevy Chase, Md. last night for a reception to benefit homeless women living at Calvary Women’s Services. McLemore voiced her support of Calvary’s programs and offered…
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Local Chefs Host Culinary Experience for Women who are Homeless
Last night a group of accomplished chefs prepared a four-course meal for women who are experiencing homelessness and living at Calvary Women’s Services. Jerome Grant, executive chef at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian’s Mit…
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Calvary Women’s Services Partners with The QED Group, LLC to Raise $12,000 for Giving Tuesday
Calvary Women’s Services yesterday participated in Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and celebrate generosity worldwide. Thanks to the…
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Fewer Women Homeless with Support from Step Up DC Job Placement Program
Step Up DC, a job placement program for women experiencing homelessness, demonstrates that stable employment can be a critical element in a woman’s ability to overcome homelessness. Calvary Women’s Services launched Step Up DC in October 2014 in…
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Calvary Women’s Services Selected as Hogan Lovells Touch Charity
Hogan Lovells has selected Calvary Women’s Services to be the law firm’s local Touch charity, strengthening its commitment to empowering women in the region who are homeless. Over the next two years, Hogan Lovells will host fundraising events and…
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Calvary Women’s Services Partners with Hogan Lovells on Empowering Girls and Women Initiative
Calvary Women’s Services is proud to partner with international law firm Hogan Lovells on its Empowering Girls and Women Initiative to address gender-based violence and support educational and work-related opportunities for girls and women. Hogan L…
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