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]some.org.


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!

Join us for our next cooking demo on September 23 for #BetterBreakfastMonth and learn about Safeway Foundation’s Nourishing Neighbors Program benefiting children living in SOME's affordable housing! See you at noon on Instagram Live!

Click here for past WholeSOME Eats cooking demo recipes.


Sales at Swampoodle Park.jpg 4th+Collar

What started out as a 4th-grade classroom “economy” project,  Eleanor and her little brother, Jack, sew fashion collars and bandanas, with button closures in a range of sizes, for furry family members. Wanting to help the DC community, Eleanor and Jack have selected SOME to benefit from 25% of each of the collar sales. To place your order, go to Instagram, @4thandcollar, for available collars or email us at [email protected]. Don't forget to reference So Others Might Eat in your purchase.


joggeers.jpeg All Things Possible Apparel

From now until the end of July, show off your DC pride with these Washington DC city edition joggers from All Things Possible Apparel, featuring the two stripes and three stars from the DC flag. Perfect for workouts or casual wear. 10% of profits from every sale will support SOME. Check out the joggers at: https://etsy.me/3vnixc9


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 glimpsesofhappiness.com - you can also contact them at their email, [email protected]