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 this program, contact Mike Conway 
  • SOME. Holy Trinity has partnered with SOME for more than 40 years. Typically, parishioners serve a meal on the 4th Sunday of each month. During COVID-19, we are collecting snack bags every month to supplement their daily lunches. Sign up
  • Volunteer. Each month, we highlight opportunities to volunteer with a partner organization. 

 

Advocacy:

 

Washington Interfaith Network

 

Partners:

 

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Resources:

Georgetown Suppers Report June 2020

SOME Calendar