DC funded a record number of housing vouchers. Here’s how the process is working
By Annemarie Cuccia Voucher holders struggle with finding apartments to rent. Photo courtesy of Ashley Brown/Flickr The D.C. government is making progress in housing people with its record number of vouchers,…Read More
A nation’s capitol, wrapped in blankets | Behind the Homeless Remembrance Blanket Project
A nation’s capitol, wrapped in blankets Behind the Homeless Remembrance Blanket Project January 17, 2023 Held on the winter solstice, Dec. 21, 2022, the Homeless Remembrance Blanket Project was planned…Read More
‘Where it gets complicated’: What needs to be done to curb ‘rampant homelessness’ in DC area
‘Where it gets complicated’: What needs to be done to curb ‘rampant homelessness’ in DC area Luke Garrett | firstname.lastname@example.org June 14, 2023, 6:04 AM Listen now to WTOP News WTOP.com | Alexa…Read More
The Bob Woodruff Foundation Prioritizes Military Children’s Mental Health in Spring 2023 Investments
NEWS PROVIDED BY Bob Woodruff Foundation 07 Jun, 2023, 14:34 ET Of the 21 investments made, additional focus areas include housing, food insecurity, social connection, employment, and legal assistance NEW…Read More
TD Charitable Foundation Awards $7 Million to 37 Non-Profits Helping Preserve Affordable Rental Housing
NEWS PROVIDED BY TD Bank May 08, 2023, 08:55 ET The 17th annual Housing for Everyone grant program will support organizations focused on helping individuals and families navigate inflation and the…Read More
Friendship Place to Celebrate Grand Opening with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Open House
Alexandria’s Mayor Justin Wilson to lead ceremony WASHINGTON,March 21, 2023/PRNewswire/ — Join theCity of Alexandriafor an inspiring community event to celebrate the grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony of the new Friendship Place offices at…Read More
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