Poverty and Homelessness

Washington DC, has one of the largest homeless populations in the nation. 16.6 % of residents in DC live in poverty; Homelessness in DC is 2x the national average.

Act
  • Georgetown Saturday & Sunday Suppers. Volunteer for the weekend Georgetown Suppers. Started in 2013 by parishioners, and led by Mike Conway, a group of volunteers serve an average of 100 homeless men and women each weekend. For more information about supporting the Saturday Suppers, contact Diana Negroponte. To be added to the distribution list for the Sunday Suppers, contact Mike Conway 
  • SOME. Holy Trinity has partnered with SOME for more than 40 years. At this time, we are providing breakfast kits and snack bags each month.

 

Advocacy:

 

Washington Interfaith Network

 

Partners:

 

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Resources:

Georgetown Suppers Report June 2020

SOME Calendar