Bridge housing can be the link between homelessness and a home
Perspective by John Kelly Columnist November 28, 2022 at 2:28 p.m. EST Chandra Dawson is the chief permanent housing officer for the District charity Friendship Place. At Valley Place, an…Read More
Friendship Place is on a mission to help homeless veterans
Perspective by John Kelly Columnist November 15, 2022 at 1:23 p.m. EST Air Force veteran Robert “Bobby” Gerino in the Frederick, Md., townhouse he rents, with one of the hot…Read More
Helping Hand is back to raise money for District charities
Helping Hand is back to raise money for District charities Perspective by John Kelly Columnist Sheila White at Miriam’s Kitchen, a Washington nonprofit that helps people experiencing homelessness. Miriam’s is…Read More
Holiday giving campaign for The Washington Post Helping Hand kicks off
Donations benefit Bread for the City, Friendship Place, and Miriam’s Kitchen By WashPostPR Today, The Washington Post kicks off its annual Helping Hand holiday giving campaign. Between November 14, 2022…Read More
Month: November 2022
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Your support for Friendship Place has a lasting impact. In 2022, our programs ended or prevented homelessness for 4,497 people, including 600 children in families and 750 veterans. We empowered 136 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 3,432 people in 2020. Make a donation today in support of our work to end homelessness. Questions? Please feel free to call our fundraising office, 202.503.2970.