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    HYPOTHERMIA ALERT

    DC SHELTER HOTLINE: 202-399-7093     Our homeless neighbors are in danger this week, and throughout the cold winter months—at risk of hypothermia-related illness, injury or death. Here’s how YOU…

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      Hot Temperature, What To Do

      As we enjoy the beautiful weather, it’s easy to forget that scorching heat and humidity can be brutal and life-threatening for our homeless neighbors. You may not know that more…

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        Hot Temperature, What To Do

        As we enjoy the beautiful weather, it’s easy to forget that scorching heat and humidity can be brutal and life-threatening for our homeless neighbors. You may not know that more…

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            Putting Employment First

            [The following appeared in the July 2015 issue of the NAWDP Advantage, a newsletter for NAWDP members] “Emily” showed up with her young son at our AimHire job placement program…

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              La Casa Permanent Supportive Housing Program

              On Thursday, December 11, 2014, Friendship Place joined Mayor Vincent Gray, the DC Department of Human Services and Department of General Services to celebrate the re-opening of La Casa. With…

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                Welcome Center Ribbon Cutting

                On Thursday, December 11, 2014, Friendship Place held its annual Holiday Open House. This year, the event doubled as a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly renovated Welcome Center. The renovation…

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                  Friendship Walks 2014

                  After nearly a year of planning and dreaming of a signature event on the National Mall, Friendship Walks: A Walk to End Homelessness, finally became a reality this past Sunday, November 2. According to…

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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 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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