Community Events

Included on this page are 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 Bianca Washington at [email protected].

WholeSOME Eats.jpg WholeSOME Eats Cooking Series

We had such a great response from the #FillSOMEBowls campaign, we've started a new monthly cooking series called #WholeSOMEEats. Hosted by SOME's Marketing Team and Wellness Programs once a month, follow us and then join us on Instagram Live and learn about the programs and services provided to the DC community at SOME while watching how to make your new favorite recipe!

Check out the latest recipe, Oven Fried Chicken, featured on the last WholeSOME Eat Instagram Live!

Click here for past WholeSOME Eats cooking demo recipes.


gallagher_wtag_stackedlarge-3d-1.pngGallagher Food Drive

This holiday season Gallagher, a global leader in insurance, risk management and consulting services, will be hosting a food drive where participants' donations will directly benefit those in need, in partnership with SOME (So Others Might Eat). The drive will run between November 15th-January 7th.

S.O.M.E..png ABW Share SOME Love Food Drive

ABW Appliances is delighted to be partnering with SOME (So Others Might Eat) for the Share SOME Love Food Drive from November 15th – December 15th. SOME aids people experiencing homelessness and poverty in Washington, DC through supportive services, including food and healthcare.


mdc.jpeg MetroCooking DC 

MetroCooking DC is a culinary and entertaining extravaganza benefiting SOME (So Others Might Eat). The two-day event fits everything a fan of cooking or entertaining could want under one roof. MetroCooking DC features a marketplace full of shopping, live cooking demonstrations by the hottest chefs in DC, cooking classes, tasting, and entertaining workshops, and presentations from top Food Network celebrities. This is a one-of-a-kind event for anyone who loves to cook or entertain!

The 15th annual MetroCooking DC show will take place December 4-5, 2021 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. Doors open at 10:00 AM. Tickets can be found under our TICKETS  tab or by visiting here.

flwr.jpg Heartfelt Arrangements 

Heartfelt Arrangements will donate $5 or 10% of each order when you mention SOME. Customize your own unique flower bouquets and floral arrangements with premium silk flowers, great for all occasions! Check out Heartfelt Arrangements on Instagram! For more info and to place an order, contact Lori at (301) 221-4489 or by email: [email protected]

glimpses_.pngGlimpses of Happiness

Glimpses of Happiness is a human-interest book that is a labor of love. Laughter for the Soul. Featuring lighthearted, easy reading, Seinfeld-like vignettes about topics of everyday life. Humor that will make the reader smile and laugh and say yes, this can happen to me too! When you purchase a book, a portion of the proceeds will benefit SOME.

Topics that everyone can identify with such as arts and entertainment, clothing and fashion, commentaries, communication, reading, writing, listening, speaking, dining, food, everyday life, families, babies, kids and children, medical, pets, events, socializing, sports, recreation, travel, transportation, weather and much, much, more.

The target audience for this book is far-reaching. From moms, dad, kids, doctors, lawyers, actors, comedians, movie buffs, teachers, just everyday folks. As you read these lighthearted heartfelt glimpses into life I am sure you will find that everyone can relate to these in one way or another.

Order your copy or learn more about the book at - you can also contact them at their email, [email protected]