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Performing Street Outreach During COVID-19

Learn about our life-saving Street Outreach efforts. Because of the COVID-19 crisis, people living on the street have limited resources.

Many of the service locations they rely on in order to escape the summer heat have closed, leaving them exposed to hyperthermia and other deadly health conditions.

Friendship Place’s Street Outreach team goes out daily to meet people where they are, and supply them with water, food, and tools they need to stay safe. The Street Outreach team also connects people to critical services.

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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