Benjamin E. Cooper Awards (Virtual)

December 8 at noon, help us recognize five individuals who have selflessly served our community.

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Race & Our Work

A statement from our President & CEO Jean-Michel Giraud

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The Brooks

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We're Ending Homelessness. Join Us!

Friendship Place is the premier provider of housing services for people experiencing homelessness in the Washington DC region. Our innovative, customized, person-focused programs produce demonstrative and lasting results. We empower our participants to rebuild their lives, find homes, get jobs and reconnect with friends, family and the community, permanently.

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Take a Tour of the Brooks

The Brooks is a new Short-Term Family Housing facility and a new program at Friendship Place that serves families experiencing homelessness. Take a tour! Click here to learn more about…

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    Volunteering during COVID

    On Tuesday, September 22 at noon, we hosted a special webinar with our Community Engagement Manager Chris Cannedy. Learn about some of the ways volunteers are helping our program participants…

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  • President's Blog

    Reflecting on Racism: A Look Into History

    Those of us working in the field of homelessness know firsthand the insidious impact and history of racism. African-Americans make up a disproportionate percentage of the people we serve. This…

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    Friendship Place and Our Work Post COVID

    On Tuesday, September 1st, we hosted a special webinar with our President & CEO Jean-Michel Giraud and Chief Development Officer Chris Rutledge. Watch this recording of the event to learn…

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Your Donation Helps End Homelessness!

Your support for Friendship Place has a lasting impact. In 2019, our programs ended or prevented homelessness for more than 1,437 people, including 482 children in families and 558 veterans. We empowered 219 people experiencing or at risk of homelessness to get jobs through innovative, state-of-the-art job placement services. Friendship Place's programs collectively served a total of 3,305 people in 2019. Make a donation today in support of our work to end homelessness. Questions? Please feel free to call our fundraising office, 202.503.2970.

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