Month: November 2020

  • Stories

    Meet Tionne Smith

    Tionne Smith came to the Brooks after facing homelessness several times over the past few years. Pregnant with her second child, she and her young daughter had no place to…

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    • Stories

      Meet Ericka Patton

      When Ericka Patton needed help, she didn’t hesitate – she connected with Friendship Place. Ericka has lived with depression, bipolar disorder, and anxiety for years. With three sons to care…

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        Veterans First – Serving Our Heros During COVID

        Friendship Place’s Veterans First program is a leading provider of homeless prevention services for veterans and their families in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Learn about the program’s outlook, and…

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        • Stories

          Meet Alheri Ninat

          Alheri Ninat struggled during the earliest days of quarantine, trying to find more work while being a mother to three kids, and struggling with a negligent landlord. AimHire helped connect…

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          • Stories

            Meet Robert Gerino

            Seventy-four year old Air Force Veteran Robert Gerino is a prime example of American spirit. He has worked hard all his life and was a part-owner of a transportation company…

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