Empty Bowls

Empty Bowls

SOME’s annual Empty Bowls events will be held on March 14 in Arlington, VA and March 15 in NW, DC to promote hunger awareness and raise funds for our meal programs. Add those dates to your calendar and get your tickets online!
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Hypothermia

You Can Save a Life

If you see a homeless person who is inadequately protected on a freezing day, please call DC’s Hypothermia Hotline: 1-800-535-7252. Please be prepared to provide the address and a description of the person’s clothing.
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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.

The Washington Post Top Work Places 2015 Charity Navigator Four Star Charity