End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time

 
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    We Are On This Journey Together
    By - Lynn C. French - Executive Director
    We Are On This Journey Together Hope and a Home’s mission is to strengthen the fabric of each family it touches by offering the guidance and support needed for families to overcome obstacles and achieve their full potential. We know that our parents want to be great parents and we know that effective parenting does...
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time has received 1 donation
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time has received 3 donations
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time has received 5 donations
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    'Tis The Season For Reading
    By - Lynn C. French - 'Tis The Season For Reading
    The Reading Road Map is Hope and a Home’s exciting new reading initiative that we began this summer in an effort to encourage more reading among our families. The goals for the program are as follows: Helping young children build reading and language skills. Preparing children for success by developing early language...
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time has received 5 donations
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    Back To School
    By - Lynn C. French - Executive Director
      BACK TO SCHOOL   School has begun. Our children are soaring into the new school year after a summer full of camp adventures and enriching activities. Our Higher Education for All program focuses on keeping each child within our families engaged in the pursuit of higher education and other positive activities....
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time has received 1 donation
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time has received 1 donation
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    Some People Chill, But Here We Don't Sit Still
    By - Lynn C. French - Executive Director
    Some People Chill, But Here We Don’t Sit Still  Summer time is thought of as a time to sit back and chill, to relax and slow down. At Hope and a Home we are doing the opposite. We are revving up for action.  The Hope and a Home children have grand plans for the summer. We have a variety of camps that...
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time has received 18 donations
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    The Land Of Opportunity
    By - Lynn French - Executive Director
    Hope and a Home The Land of Opportunity  Hope and a Home is a three year transitional housing and support program. The transitional part of our program means that families come into our program at a place of need, develop the skills and resources needed, and are then in a position to move on into permanent housing....
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    Summertime And The Giving Is Easy
    By - Lynn French - Executive Director
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time has received 15 donations
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    Give Us Credit
    By - Lynn French - Executive Director
    Give Us Credit  A place to call one’s own is a dream come true. Many of the Hope and a Home  families have home ownership as their family goal.  Strong credit is essential for families to realize their dream of homeownership. There are often credit issues that were not addressed by the family prior to...
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    Rewarding Work
    By - Lynn French - Executive Director
    Rewarding Work Jackie was in a dead end job. She was a manager in a retail chain store where she worked long hours for low pay and was not valued for her hard work.  She was caught in a web of low self esteem and lack of confidence. She came alive when she met with Hope and a Home’s Job Readiness Coordinator...
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    Walk A Mile In Their Shoes
    By - Lynn French - Executive Director
    The annual Help the Homeless Walk has approached another wonderful and expectant year.  Fortunately this year we have been able to partner up with again generous caring schools and people.  We are especially delighted to hear how many of those schools are representing hundreds of students who are going to "walk"...
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    Ensuring Success
    By - Dalia Johnson - Development Assistant
    Kendall has always looked to the sky.  When his family was in Hope and a Home’s transitional housing program from 2002 to 2005, the shy pre-teen would always open up when he discussed his affinity for all things space-related.  All would marvel at his detailed drawings of rockets, missiles and the solar...
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time has received 18 donations
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    Staying Together
    By - Dalia Johnson - Development Assistant
    Deidra never thought she’d be raising an 8 year old at 26. Contrary to stereotype of the young urban mother, Evan is not Deidra’s son, but her little brother. When Deidra and Evan’s mother died several years ago, Deidra was on her way to finishing her last year in college.  With the support of...
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    Giving at Any Age
    By - Dalia Johnson - Development Assistant
    Fall is a busy time at Hope and a Home!  Along with preparing for the holidays and for many fundraising activities, we are involved with community outreach.  Every fall, we visit several schools in the Washington, DC area with the Help the Homeless program, and present information on the plight of homelessness in...
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    A Bright Future For Alicia
    By - Dalia Johnson - Development Assistant
    Hope and a Home’s model of comprehensive support has enabled hundreds of families and individuals to achieve permanent housing, educational success, and family stability in Washington, DC. Our Work and Thrive program is one component of Hope and a Home’s empowerment model.  Work and Thrive is a...
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time has made updates to their project page.
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time has received 35 donations
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    Celebrating Fathers
    By - Lynn French - Executive Director
    Hope and a Home supports low income families  in Washington DC in creating stable homes for themselves and fosters the hope that helps them make lasting changes in their lives. Hope and a Home is a program of comprehensive support that has enabled hundreds of parents and  their children to  achieve permanent...
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time posted a progress report
    Lonetta's Story--What Goes Around Comes Around
    By - Gretchen Martens - Development Manager
    What better measure of a successful program than when a person transforms her own life and gives back to help a child?  Lonetta, who is completing her third year in Hope and a Home’s transitional housing program in Columbia Heights, is just such an amazing woman.  Lonetta is a cheerleading and dance...
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  • End Homelessness in DC - One Family at a Time has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Lynn French

Executive Director
Washington, DC United States

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