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Teawna and Aniyah’s Story

When Teawna retired from the Army after 11 years of service, she never imagined that she would become homeless. She and her daughter, Aniyah, had no place to go. Then Teawna found SOME’s Fendall Heights.
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Meet James

When James first heard about SOME, he was sleeping under a bush outside of Union Station. His desire to provide for his son and get his life on track led him to change everything that he knew.
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Building Hope

SOME is creating a 320,000 square foot green building where poor and homeless Washingtonians can access affordable housing, job training and health care.  It will be the first facility in the District to combine these services.
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Success Stories

Heaven and Maya

For her first year of life, Heaven often coughed up blood and stopped breathing. This would have been difficult for any young family, but it was especially hard because Heaven and her mother Maya were homeless. See what happened when they moved into SOME’s affordable housing for families and meet others who have transformed their lives with SOME’s help.

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