Each year, SOME hosts a tremendous slate of community events that advance our mission. You can learn more about each of these events by scrolling below or download our events calendar here. You can also subscribe to periodic emails about our events and how you can get involved and start making a difference.

For questions, or to inquire about multi-event partnership benefits and additional sponsorship opportunities, please e-mail [email protected].

05.14.22: Spring Fling, presented by SOME's Young Professionals

SOME's Young Professionals have upgraded the middle school dance for a night of networking, drinks, auction & dancing, all while supporting the mission! This year's YP premier evening will be moving to the Schuyler DC on May 14th, a perfect home whether you're headed behind the bleachers or trying to bop to the top. 

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The SOME Young Professionals Board is a group of engaged and philanthropic individuals committed to supporting SOME and its services through special events and fundraising. Learn More About the Young Professionals Board »

11.05.22: Break The Cycle: SOME's Annual Gala

Break The Cycle: SOME's Annual Gala will take place on November 5th at our NEW home - The Grand Hyatt in Washington, DC! This Annual Dinner Gala and Silent Auction raises mission-critical support for SOME, celebrates our work,  highlights the triumphs of our clients, and honors recipients of SOME’s highest awards each year.

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11.24.22: Trot for Hunger 5K

SOME’s annual Thanksgiving Day Trot for Hunger is a time-honored tradition, bringing together over 8,000 participants from the DC area for the District’s only turkey trot. This year, to keep our mission moving during our return to normalcy, Trot for Hunger will be in-person AND virtual! We are encouraging our Trot for Hunger participants to join us at Freedom Plaza on Thanksgiving Day or run/walk in their neighborhood or local park during the month of November.

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Launching Soon: Over the Edge & Fashion for a Cause

Two new unique events join SOME's lineup this Summer & Fall. Come back to this page soon for more details!


Every March, SOME dedicates the entire month to Hunger Awareness through our #FillSOMEBowls campaign! Join us on March 1st to kick off our month-long campaign to combat hunger in our Nation’s Capital and support SOME’s programs and services. 

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Community Events

Check out some of the recent and upcoming ways that local individuals and companies are supporting SOME and its programs for the homeless and poor in our community. This listing is not exhaustive, and SOME does not endorse or guarantee the events or products offered here.

If you, your business, or your organization would like to host a community event for SOME, please contact Ebony Shamberger at [email protected]

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