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I was very withdrawn when I first came to Kuehner Place [for Abused and Neglected Elderly] in 2014 and did not want to participate in anything.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 ...

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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 ...

Food

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, ...

Roland

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 ...

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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 ...

Top Workplaces

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 ...

DRhome

As the weather turns dangerously hot, those who are living and sleeping on the streets of our nation’s capital are at increased risk of hyperthermia. Here are three ways that you can help keep our homeless neighbors safe. 1. ...

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