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In 2014, The National Coalition for the Homeless (NCH), in conjunction with George Washington University’s Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration, conducted a study entitled “Discrimination and Economic ...

Suppose you live in Washington, DC, and although you and your spouse work at several part-time jobs, your gross household income for a family of four is $32,250 or less. For many years, you had a choice among thousands of rental units ...

Did you know September is National Recovery Month? It is a time, to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use issues and to celebrate with the people who recover. At SOME, we partner with these quiet heroes every ...

On July 29, leaders from the District’s government, business and charitable communities joined SOME for the ceremonial groundbreaking of our site on Benning Road in NE, DC. Named The Conway Center in honor of Joanne Conway and ...

I was very withdrawn when I first came to Kuehner Place [for Abused and Neglected Elderly] in 2014 and did not want to participate in anything. I started attending the Senior Center at a slow pace, because I was not ready to talk and ...

On Wednesday, July 29 SOME will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for our 320,000 square foot green building on Benning Road, NE. The new, multi-use facility will include 202 units of affordable housing for homeless and very low-income ...

As I stood in the SOME food pantry, preparing for another day of feeding the hungry and homeless, I looked up and noticed a man I hadn’t seen before. He looked confused, but accepted the produce I offered. He came back the next day, ...

Today the DC City Council approved the District’s FY16 budget, which includes: $100 million for the Housing Production Trust Fund for the development of affordable housing throughout DC. $9 million to close the gap in funding for the ...

Graduation season is a time to applaud all the hard work a student has accomplished. For students at SOME’s Center for Employment Training (SOME CET), graduation is the pathway for securing a living wage job. Sixty students ...

SOME is honored to be a 2015 Washington Post Top Workplace. SOME ranked as the #4 Top Midsize Workplace and also received a Standout Award for Purposeful Work. SOME’s employees make the organization what it is, and I want to ...

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