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Restoring hope and dignity one person at a time.

SOME has served the District's poor and homeless residents for 45 years.

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Empty Bowls

Empty Bowls Soup Suppers on March 24 and 25

SOME is partnering with the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design to host our annual Empty Bowls events. Please join us! You will select a handmade bowl and enjoy a tasty soup supper, all to benefit SOME’s food programs.
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Easter Basket

Easter Dinner Baskets for Homebound Seniors

Can you provide a holiday meal basket for a low-income, homebound senior? It is a simple and powerful way to make the holiday brighter for isolated and vulnerable men and women.
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Building Hope Capital Campaign

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 in a single location.
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Success Stories



“I found 60 O Street – Behavioral Health Services. And within a matter of hours, I went from homeless to having a place to stay. You literally, literally, saved my life.”

Read more about Scott and others who benefited from SOME’s services