Local Roots, National Impact

National Impact
 
Friendship Place is committed to ensuring everyone in the DC region has a place to call home. But we’re also a key player in the national fight to end homelessness.

Throughout the year, influencers and organizations from across the country seek out our expertise. We have…

…met with:

• White House: Joining Forces
• DC Councilmember Brianne Nadeau
• DC Councilmember David Grosso
• A delegation from L.A. Family Housing
• The American Institute of Architects (25 members of the AIA toured La Casa, the permanent supportive housing facility operated by Friendship Place. The AIA previously awarded La Casa a design award, in the category of Affordable Housing.)

…presented at or spoken to the:

• Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly Conference
• National Conference on Ending Homelessness
• National Conference on Ending Family & Youth Homelessness
• U.S. House Committee on Veterans Affairs (written testimony)
• U.S. Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs (written testimony)
• People for Fairness Coalition Homeless Vigil
• Washington DC VA Medical Center
• Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments
• Virginia Department of Veteran Services’ Virginia Veterans Summit
• Prince George’s County Chamber of Commerce
• National Association of Workforce Development Professionals Conference

Interested in having Friendship Place staff present at your meeting or conference? Contact us at info@friendshipplace.org.

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