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SOME runs 38 programs and there is always a lot going on! Here are some recent events in our programs from August. Poetry Slam Isaiah House, a therapeutic day program for men and women who have been impacted by both homelessness and ...

This August, we invited all the couples from our affordable housing buildings to come together for a Couples Retreat, an evening where couples would learn strategies to keep their relationships healthy as well as have fun and relax ...

SOME runs 38 programs and there is always a lot going on! Here are some recent events in our programs from July.   Senior Summer Camp Over 100 seniors attended SOME’s Senior Summer Camp this year. This annual event was ...

SOME runs 38 programs and there is always a lot going on! Here are some recent events in our programs from June. BODYWISE Program for Seniors The seniors at SOME Kuehner House recently participated in a chair exercise class from ...

In June, the Council of the District of Columbia passed the District Budget for the next fiscal year. This caps 10 months of work by SOME’s Advocacy Department. The Department, with a revived Advocacy Network, was very active in the ...

We are honored to be a Washington Post Top Workplace for a third consecutive year. SOME was awarded a Top Workplaces designation based on feedback collected from staff through an anonymous survey. SOME ranked 31st out of 60 for ...

As the weather turns dangerously hot there is an increased risk of hyperthermia, a condition of having a body temperature greatly above normal. Extreme heat causes significant impacts to people who are living and sleeping on the ...

Greater Washington Workforce Development Collaborative Announces Investments to Address Regional Employer Hiring Challenges Three regional consortia will receive grants to help low-income residents launch careers in IT and Healthcare ...

SOME runs 38 programs and there is always a lot going on! Here are some recent events in our programs from May. Art Attack We had a fabulous time at the opening art exhibit of at our affordable housing program. The exhibition displayed ...

Portraits of SOME seniors by 5th grade students at the Sheridan School. Photo courtesy of Teach Pluralism.

Gabby and Nina are 5th grade co-teachers at Sheridan School in Washington, DC. They are constantly trying to push themselves, their students, and conversations about education to be as socially just as possible. As part of a recent ...

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