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Gala co-chair Allison Shay, 2016 honorees Raul Fernandez and Linda Jo Smith, Father John Adams, and gala co-chair Matt Shay

SOME is pleased to announce that the organization honored Raul Fernandez, Vice Chairman of Monumental Sports and Entertainment and the Chairman of ObjectVideo, and Linda Jo Smith, Chairman of the SOME Governing Board, at this year’s ...

SOME staff member Dinita King with SOME volunteer corps members Rabia Mirza and Savannah Roy staff a table at SOME's Health and Wellness Fair.

At SOME, our goal is to restore hope and dignity, one person at a time, and here we believe that hope and dignity start with the little things—clean clothing, a hot meal, a full belly and a friendly smile. SOME meets these needs ...

With the holiday season fast approaching, the thoughts of many turn towards helping the less fortunate. SOME relies on the generosity of Washingtonians to ensure that winter will be safe, healthy and festive for the one in five DC ...

Dr. Wendy Gasch sees a patient in SOME's Eye Clinic.

Eye exams and eyeglasses are difficult for the poor and homeless to obtain, yet seeing well exponentially facilitates obtaining education, job training and employment–thus breaking the cycle of poverty and homelessness. ...

Alumni of SOME’s Addiction Treatment Program joined friends, family and current residents of the program on August 27 for SOME’s Alumni Picnic. This annual celebration in West Virginia is a day of community that celebrates and ...

Time spent in addiction treatment is filled with ambitious self-discovery and transformation.  SOME’s residential treatment program works to instill hope and renewed purpose into the lives of homeless, addicted men and women. SOME ...

SOME’s Senior Summer Camp is in full swing! This annual event was established in 1980 to offer a week-long respite for low-income seniors, many of whom have never been on vacation. The vacation takes place at a beautiful air ...

We know from experience that graduates of the SOME Center for Employment Training (CET) are better able to succeed in their jobs and advance in their careers when they have strong math and reading skills that they can apply on the job. ...

A veteran of the Army, Teawna served our country proudly and faithfully. However, despite her best efforts, with employment sporadic, homelessness became a reality. Teawna and her five-month-old daughter, Aniyah, found themselves ...

  • June 17, 2016 -

SOME is honored to be a Washington Post Top Workplace for a second consecutive year. SOME was awarded a Top Workplaces designation based on feedback collected from staff through an anonymous survey. SOME scored above the benchmark for ...

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