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May 2018 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Off Script: The Excitement and Challenges of Adopting a Child
Tue May 22 2018, WUSA 9
featuring Center for Adoption Support and Education (CASE)
 
When Washington D.C.’s Mayor Bowser announced adoption of a baby girl, WUSA 9 turned to C.A.S.E. for expertise.


Great Day Washington: C.A.S.E. Makes an Impact
Mon May 14 2018, WUSA 9
featuring Center for Adoption Support and Education (CASE)
 
Live interview with CEO Debbie Riley and the Battle family on the impact of C.A.S.E.'s mental health counseling for adoptive families.


Foster Child, Volunteers Urge Increased Funding
Tue May 8 2018, The Patch
featuring Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)/Prince George's County
 
A former foster child, testified in support of increased public funding for a nonprofit that helped turn her life around - CASA.


December 2017 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Around Town: DC SCORES Poetry Slam!
Mon Dec 18 2017, Washingtonian
featuring DC SCORES
 
Washingtonian covered the second night of the 20th Annual DC SCORES Poetry Slam!


Kids perform poetry on NBC-4
Fri Dec 15 2017, NBC-4
featuring DC SCORES
 
DC SCORES standout poets Uniyah, 10, and Cristian, 8, performed their Poetry Slam! poems on live TV during the Midday News.


20th Annual DC SCORES Poetry Slam!
Fri Dec 1 2017, MIDCITY DC
featuring DC SCORES
 
A recap of the first night of the 20th Annual DC SCORES Poetry Slam!.


November 2017 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


From Alabama to Wyoming, Outstanding Charities in Every State
Fri Nov 24 2017, Parade Magazine
featuring Literacy Council of Northern Virginia
 
The Literacy Council of Northern Virginia teaches adults how to read, write, speak, and understand basic English...


This nonprofit leader is all about housing and heavy lifting
Wed Nov 22 2017, Washington Business Journal
featuring District Alliance for Safe Housing
 


DC Kids Will Be On Center Stage for Poetry Slam
Fri Nov 17 2017, WUSA-9
featuring DC SCORES
 
H.D. Cooke performs for the camera to hype the 20th Annual DC SCORES Poetry Slam!


Matthew Gayer, Director of Nonprofit Programs, Featured in Article about the State of Philanthropy in DC
Tue Nov 14 2017, Washington Business Journal
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
As giving has struggled to rebound following the Great Recession — a Stanford University study found national giving dropped a total of 13 percent in 2008 and 2009 — nonprofit funding patterns have shifted. Institutional foundations — both corporate and independent — have sharpened their focus, working to make a larger impact with sometimes shrinking budgets.


October 2017 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


In D.C., a small step toward tackling U.S. youth soccer’s accessibility problem
Mon Oct 30 2017, The Washington Post
featuring DC SCORES
 
DC SCORES partner, nonprofit Open Goal Project, aims to find opportunities for lower-income and minority players.


For young men in addiction recovery, a meal makes a difference
Fri Oct 20 2017, WUSA 9
featuring Nick's Place
 
Getting real, getting past the stigma, and getting in the kitchen is delivering young men from the brink of death back to life.


Sally Quinn Hosts Spirit of Georgetown Benefit Honoring the Mayor
Thu Oct 19 2017, The Georgetown Dish
featuring Georgetown Ministry Center
 
Community comes together to mark 30 years of service, honor DC mayor & thank Executive Director, Gunther Stern, for his leadership


Do Solar Owners Love Solar the Way Gun Owners Love Guns?
Thu Oct 12 2017, Renewable Energy World
featuring Solar United Neighbors
 
There has long been a need to mobilize and elevate voices of solar owners in energy policy. Solar United Neighbors is filling this gap.


Screaming Eagles score big in D.C. | Beyond the Stands pres. by Wells Fargo
Mon Oct 9 2017, Major League Soccer
featuring DC SCORES
 
The Screaming Eagles have been a great supporter of DC SCORES.


"ABC7 Salutes"
Fri Oct 6 2017, WJLA Channel 7
featuring Operation Renewed Hope Foundation
 
Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) Deborah Snyder, the charity's founder and volunteer President, was featured in the “ABC7 Salutes” segment


Fun-Filled Family Festival Helps Foster Kids
Thu Oct 5 2017, The Patch
featuring Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)/Prince George's County
 
6th Annual Pepco World of Wheels for CASA to be held on 10/14 at DeMatha. Fun touch-a-truck and family festival. Free to public


Group recruits standing solar army
Wed Oct 4 2017, PV Magazine
featuring Solar United Neighbors
 
Solar United Neighbors (SUN) is building a solar homeowner coalition to help people go solar and protect solar rights across the country.


September 2017 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


I Realized They're Human Beings
Thu Sep 28 2017, byGEORGE Blog
featuring Georgetown Ministry Center
 
Greg Sherman was a Northwestern grad, trained Constitutional lawyer, & father of 2. He died in 2006 on a bench by the C&O Canal, homeless.


Georgetown Ministry Center
Wed Sep 27 2017, The Georgetowner
featuring Georgetown Ministry Center
 
GMC's 30 year anniversary is being recognized both as a celebration of the progress that has been made & a reminder of the work to be done.


D.C. Council Committee Abruptly Cancels Vote on Homeless Shelter Reforms
Thu Sep 21 2017, Washington City Paper
featuring Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless
 
"I always have hope," says Amber Harding, an attorney at Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless, which remains opposed to the legislation.


An Abandoned Building in Congress Heights Is the Keystone in a Battle Between Tenants, Developers, and the District
Thu Sep 14 2017, Washington City Paper
featuring Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless
 


Co-ops In Florida Make Rooftop Solar Possible For More People
Tue Sep 12 2017, CleanTechnica
featuring Solar United Neighbors
 
Solar co-ops help customers save up to 20% on their solar installation while answering questions and providing neutral 3rd-party expert help


Invest in Health Systems by Investing in Health Workers
Fri Sep 8 2017, IntraHealth VITAL
featuring Health Volunteers Overseas
 
A new report provides the first quantitative estimates of the value of stronger health systems—and the lives they can save.


Have Fun, Help the Hungry at Complete the Circle FOODRaiser
Fri Sep 1 2017, Fairfax Woman Magazine
featuring Britepaths (formerly Our Daily Bread)
 
The latest issue of Fairfax Woman Magazine previews Britepaths' and Lorton Community Action Center's 2017 Complete the Circle FOODRaiser.


August 2017 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Capital One Bank Community Champion
Tue Aug 29 2017, Washington Mystics - Champion Award
featuring District Alliance for Safe Housing
 
Shakeita Boyd-Johnson, Deputy Director of Programs, was honored for her work with DASH on August 29, 2017.


Forty homeowners sign on for solar panel installation
Tue Aug 15 2017, The Winchester Star
featuring Solar United Neighbors
 
Forty homeowners have joined the Upper Piedmont Solar Co-op, which selected VA-based installer Sigora Solar to install their solar arrays.


DASH has a new executive director
Wed Aug 9 2017, Washington Business Journal
featuring District Alliance for Safe Housing
 
DASH Founder and Executive Director Peg Hacskaylo is transitioning to CEO as DASH welcomes a new Executive Director, Koube Ngaaje.


Honoring a Hometown Hero
Tue Aug 8 2017, Fox 5 DC
featuring Georgetown Ministry Center
 
On June 8, 2017, Fox 5 DC honored Georgetown Ministry Center as its HometownHero for the Georgetown Community!


Spotlight on International Volunteerism
Tue Aug 1 2017, AAOS Now
featuring Health Volunteers Overseas
 
Hand surgeon devotes career to improving orthopaedic care in resource-scarce settings.


July 2017 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Catalogue for Philanthropy Helps Local Youth Go Back to School
Sat Jul 29 2017, Press Release
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
The Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington, the only local guide to giving and volunteering in the greater Washington region, is a resource for residents who want to support local students as a new school year begins. The Catalogue’s website features a central hub for people to learn about and donate to over 75 local, community-based nonprofits that support underserved students, as well as learn about education-related volunteer opportunities (www.cfp-dc.org/backtoschool).


Your Need to Know: Fairfax Food Council
Fri Jul 28 2017, Fairfax Public Access
featuring Britepaths (formerly Our Daily Bread)
 
Britepaths' Christina Garris, Chair of Fairfax Food Council, discusses food access issues and healthy eating in Fairfax County.


Northern Virginia’s Children’s Science Center finds permanent home in Loudoun
Mon Jul 10 2017, The Washington Post
featuring Children's Science Center
 
When visitors enter the Children’s Science Center, they are greeted by two distinct sides of the small museum...


Health Volunteers Overseas: 30 Years of Leveraging International Partnerships to Strengthen Health Worker Capacity
Tue Jul 4 2017, Frontiers in Education: Public Health Education and Promotion
featuring Health Volunteers Overseas
 
By establishing mutually beneficial partnerships, HVO is able to deliver effective models of collaborative education.


"Reliable Rides" Moves Our Neighbors Forward
Sat Jul 1 2017, Fairfax Woman Magazine
featuring Britepaths (formerly Our Daily Bread)
 
The July-August issue highlights Britepaths' Financial Assistance Program, focusing on our "Reliable Rides" car repair assistance program.


June 2017 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Why Washington, DC’s programme for homeless families isn't working
Thu Jun 29 2017, The Economist
featuring Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless
 
America’s capital has a chronic shortage of affordable housing


Advocates Dissatisfied with Proposed Amendment to Govern Homeless Community
Thu Jun 29 2017, Street Sense
featuring Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless
 
Homeless residents and community advocates voiced concerns at a June 14 Committee on Human Services hearing.


After life on the street, former cop helps humanize the homeless for D.C. recruits
Thu Jun 29 2017, ThinkProgress
featuring Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless
 


On Three Decades of Homeless Advocacy—and the Challenges Ahead
Thu Jun 29 2017, Washington City Paper
featuring Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless
 
The director of the Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless discusses the state of homelessness in DC.


Mark Hecker pairs pupils and student tutors – with dramatic gains for both
Sat Jun 24 2017, Christian Science Monitor
featuring Reach Incorporated
 
At Reach, tutors are only about 6-8 years older – high school students who themselves have been struggling academically or socially.


Fox 5 Names Ministry Center Georgetown’s ‘Hometown Hero’
Wed Jun 21 2017, The Georgetowner
featuring Georgetown Ministry Center
 
On June 21, 2017, Georgetown Ministry Center was featured in The Georgetowner newspaper for being recognized as Fox 5 DC's Hometown Hero.


Laurel nonprofit marks three decades of helping 'get back on track'
Tue Jun 6 2017, Laurel Leader
featuring Laurel Advocacy & Referral Services
 
"To ask for help doesn't mean you are a failure. It means that everyone will at some point need help."


Disabled Students in NE Washington Witness the Power of Make Believe
Thu Jun 1 2017, NBC4 News
featuring Only Make Believe
 
Only Make Believe created and performed interactive theater for special needs children who typically don't get a chance to see a live show.


Run Girls, Run Girls on the Run of Northern Virginia All About Confidence
Thu Jun 1 2017, Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce Business Voice June 2017
featuring Girls on the Run of Northern Virginia
 
"Confidence is really the headline for us. We focus on the girls building inner strength and confidence."


May 2017 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Catalogue for Philanthropy Strengthens Nonprofit Collaboration
Wed May 31 2017, Press Release
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
As the Catalogue begins celebrating its 15th year, its “Know Your Neighborhood” series aims to galvanize nonprofit leaders from the nearly 400 vetted organizations that are now part of its network.


Deportation Fears Silence Some Domestic Violence Victims
Tue May 30 2017, TIME
featuring Tahirih Justice Center
 
Tahirih Houston speaks about the troubling impact new immigration policies have had on survivors of gender-based violence.


Washington Ear Helps Blind Hear the Newspaper
Thu May 25 2017, The Falls Church News Press
featuring Metropolitan Washington Ear
 
The Metropolitan Washington Ear enlists help from 385 volunteers to read periodicals to DC area residents who have vision challenges.


New Executive Director Joins DC Leadership Team At Catalogue For Philanthropy
Tue May 23 2017, Press Release
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
The board of directors of the Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington, celebrating its 15th year, is pleased to announce the selection of Bob Wittig as its first executive director.


Your Need to Know: The Naomi Project
Wed May 17 2017, Fairfax Public Access
featuring Britepaths (formerly Our Daily Bread)
 
Britepaths' Naomi Project mentoring program for at risk new and expecting moms was featured on a segment of "Your Need to Know."


DC Scores x United Expressions = a great time for a great cause
Tue May 9 2017, WJLA (ABC 7)
featuring DC SCORES
 
DC SCORES' Executive Director and two students stopped by GMW to showcase their skills and talk about their United Expressions event.


#268 DC SCORES - Bethany Henderson
Mon May 8 2017, Through the Noise (podcast)
featuring DC SCORES
 


Report faults D.C.’s assessment of ‘rapid rehousing’ program
Sat May 6 2017, Washington Post
featuring Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless
 
Advocates argue that the rapid rehousing program is failing and that officials are masking its problems with misleading statistics.


Advocacy Group Details Shortfalls of Program for D.C.'s Homeless
Tue May 2 2017, Washington City Paper
featuring Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless
 
Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless examined data on D.C.'s rapid rehousing program run by the local Department of Human Services.


Collect for Kids
Mon May 1 2017, Fairfax Woman Magazine
featuring Britepaths (formerly Our Daily Bread)
 
The May-June 2017 issue of Fairfax Woman Magazine features Britepaths' Collect for Kids Back to School Program to assist students in need.


April 2017 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Kids Offer Input on Loudoun’s Future Children’s Science Center
Thu Apr 27 2017, Loudoun Now
featuring Children's Science Center
 
“This is our dream museum,” 10-year-old Auhona said. “It’s really about how kids can make their mark on the world,” 11-year-old Paige added.


My life as a foster child
Tue Apr 25 2017, The Baltimore Sun
featuring Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)/Prince George's County
 
Op-ed written by CASA's first foster youth, Courtney LaPrince on her journey and the impact CASA had in her life


One More Thing
Mon Apr 24 2017, Fox News
featuring Operation Renewed Hope Foundation
 
Kimberly Guilfoyle talks about the honor of hosting our Purple and Gold Gala


D.C.’s Solar Energy Potential ‘Vast,’ New Report Says
Thu Apr 13 2017, WAMU 88.5
featuring Solar United Neighbors
 
DC has vast potential for solar power, according to a new report, and harnessing it will create economic and environmental benefits.


DC SCORES is Team
Wed Apr 12 2017, Catalogue for Philanthropy
featuring DC SCORES
 


Inclusive-Theater Troupe Gives Audiences Reason to Cheer
Tue Apr 11 2017, The Arlington Connection
featuring ArtStream
 
“It’s fun,” Arnott said of the experience. “I like the costumes, I like to make new friends.”


Help Foster Children: Shop April 19 at Whole Foods in Riverdale Park
Mon Apr 10 2017, The Patch
featuring Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)/Prince George's County
 
Shop at Whole Foods Riverdale Park on 4/19 and you can help provide a voice for abused and neglected children. 5% of sales will be donated


March 2017 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


https://www.washingtonian.com/2017/03/30/wework-makes-1-5m-splash-inaugural-creator-awards-celebration/
Thu Mar 30 2017, Washingtonian
featuring Byte Back
 


WeWork Creator Awards recognizes creators who are leading the way for innovation!
Wed Mar 29 2017, WJLA, Good Morning Washington
featuring Byte Back
 


Women’s Issues Film Festival Coming To Fairfax
Thu Mar 16 2017, FairfaxNews.com
featuring Girls on the Run of Northern Virginia
 
LUNAFEST, the fundraising film festival dedicated to promoting awareness about women’s issues will be hosted by Girls on the Run of NOVA...


Three Steps to Include No-Tech and Low-Tech Folks in Your Work
Thu Mar 9 2017, NTEN: Nonprofit Technology Network
featuring Byte Back
 


When Women Have a Chance in Tech
Tue Mar 7 2017, Northern Virginia Technology Council Blog
featuring Byte Back
 


A Reach Beyond Imagination
Mon Mar 6 2017, Duke Magazine
featuring Reach Incorporated
 
2003 alumnus Mark Hecker's idea to take on youth literacy led to a nonprofit that's boosting students, academically and personally.


Volunteer Your Art Out
Wed Mar 1 2017, Montgomery Volunteer Center
featuring ArtStream
 
"I believe with ArtStream has made me a better human."


New Beginnings Over 3 Cups of Coffee
Wed Mar 1 2017, Fairfax Woman Magazine
featuring Britepaths (formerly Our Daily Bread)
 
Britepaths' new short-term mentoring program 3 Cups of Coffee was featured in the March-April issue of Fairfax Woman Magazine


February 2017 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


RunningBrooke Celebrates 2017 Move2Learn Grant Recipients
Wed Feb 15 2017, Old Town Alexandria Patch
featuring Girls on the Run of Northern Virginia
 
RunningBrooke Celebrates 2017 Move2Learn Grant Recipients including Girls on the Run of NOVA


Meet the 6 local dogs starring in Puppy Bowl XIII
Fri Feb 3 2017, Washington Post Express
featuring City Dogs Rescue
 
Featuring Zoey and Jeffrey aka Burr from City Dogs Rescue.


The Puppy Bowl Will Feature Six Dogs From Washington Rescue Facilities
Wed Feb 1 2017, Washingtonian
featuring City Dogs Rescue
 
Featuring Zoey and Jeffrey aka Burr from City Dogs Rescue.


January 2017 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Puppy Bowl XIII: Team Ruff vs. Team Fluff
Tue Jan 31 2017, Good Morning Washington, WJLA
featuring City Dogs Rescue
 
Volunteer Shannon and adoptable Bonnie and PacMan represent City Dogs Rescue & City Kitties on Good Morning Washington.


Lovable pups from local DC shelters
Fri Jan 27 2017, Great Day Washington, WUSA9
featuring City Dogs Rescue
 
Volunteers and CDR rescue dogs join Great Day Washington to discuss fostering, adoption, and Animal Planet's Puppy Bowl.


Governor McAuliffe Receives Award For Leadership In Functionally Ending Veteran Homelessness In Virginia
Fri Jan 20 2017, AlexandriaNews.org
featuring Operation Renewed Hope Foundation
 
The Operation Renewed Hope Foundation presented Governor McAuliffe with the Northwestern Mutual Award for Improving the Lives of Veteran...


MentorPrize Hosts Event on Power of Mentoring
Wed Jan 11 2017, Bethesda Magazine
featuring MentorPrize
 
Features the discussions on how mentoring can enrich communities by bridging the gap between the privileged and disadvantaged.


Brandywine Elementary School gets library makeover, state-of-the-art media center
Mon Jan 9 2017, The Enquirer-Gazette
featuring The Heart of America Foundation
 
Community partners teamed up with Heart of America Foundation to renovate Brandywine Elementary School's library


Meet the 2016 Washingtonians of the Year
Fri Jan 6 2017, Washingtonian
featuring Georgetown Ministry Center
 
GMC Board Member and 2016 Spirit of Georgetown honoree Patricia Davies has been named a 2016 Washingtonian of the Year!


Barbara Harman is 2016 Washingtonian of the Year
Fri Jan 6 2017, Washingtonian Magazine
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
Meet the 2016 Washingtonians of the Year
Eleven locals whose commitment to helping others makes Washington a better place to live.
By Leslie Milk on January 6, 2017


December 2016 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


New Year’s Resolution! Become ‘a difference maker’ for a foster child
Wed Dec 28 2016, The Patch
featuring Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)/Prince George's County
 
Resolve to make a difference this year by becoming a volunteer advocate for a child in foster care.


Top earners: Donate what you’d keep under Trump’s proposed tax cuts
Fri Dec 23 2016, Washington Post, Opinions
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
by Barbara Harman. Promises of cuts to social services mean we should plan now to make up the difference. See also: The Pledge-the-Difference website


Great Day Washington
Thu Dec 22 2016, WUSA9
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
The Catalogue and Community Foodworks speak with Great Day Washington on WUSA9. Cari Rudd explains how Catalogue for Philanthropy Greater Washington can help you find the charity that's best for you.


Partnering With Charters, AppleTree Plants Seeds for New Approach to Early Childhood Ed
Mon Dec 19 2016, The 74
featuring AppleTree Institute for Education Innovation
 
Shows AppleTree's success partnering with public charter schools and says AppleTree treats early childhood education like rocket science.


Supporting Innovative NonProfits, by Barbara Harman
Wed Dec 14 2016, Washington Monthly
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
Discovering these organizations through our work on the Catalogue for Philanthropy--and sharing that work with others--has given us a new way of thinking about our community, and a new way of thinking about the kind of impact we could create by zeroing in on Washington, DC, our hometown, and helping to create a more equitable community here.


DC Poetry Slam! Showcases Young Talent
Thu Dec 1 2016, NBC Washington
featuring DC SCORES
 


November 2016 - News from Catalogue Nonprofits


Should D.C.’s Homeless Services Be Limited To Former D.C. Residents?
Wed Nov 30 2016, WAMU ~ The Kojo Nnamdi Show
featuring Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless
 
A law proposed to the D.C. Council would allow shelters to deny shelter to people who cannot prove they are former Washington residents.


24 Local Charities That Are Worth Your Time and Money
Tue Nov 29 2016, Washingtonian Magazine
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
Want to help those in need this holiday season? Here are 24 worthy charities, all recommended by the Catalogue for Philanthropy Greater Washington.


The Fort Dupont Ice Arena’s success is already built on diversity
Sun Nov 27 2016, Washington Post
featuring Friends of Fort Dupont Ice Arena
 
Letter To The Editor


D.C. kids score through soccer, poetry, and more
Fri Nov 25 2016, Wells Fargo Stories
featuring DC SCORES
 


The Post's View: Giving thanks by giving back
Thu Nov 24 2016, Washington Post, Editorial Board
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
"The just-concluded presidential campaign revealed deep divisions and left raw wounds in the country. Many — particularly those who were disappointed by the outcome — are searching for answers about what they can do. Some good possibilities lie in this catalogue. Every day in the back yard of the nation’s capital, an array of causes — from empowering girls and women to providing immigrant and refugee services to protecting the environment to enhancing the cultural arts — are being tackled by organizations that could use a helping hand. We hope people take a look and realize as they give thanks this week that it is also important to give back."


Give it Up, DC! A Guide to Giving Back in DC, in 2016
Wed Nov 23 2016, Washington City Paper
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
As a Donald Trump administration promises to slash funding for all manner of federal programs, this year’s publication of our giving guide may be more important than ever. This is the sixth year of Washington City Paper’s partnership with the Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington, whose goal is to offer informed guidance for District residents about how to spend their charitable dollars.


Accustomed to helping others, he never thought he'd be the one in need
Tue Nov 22 2016, The Washington Post
featuring Homestretch
 
Seymour Lansdowne Sr. was always the person who took care of everyone else.


Out in the Cold: Homeless in Georgetown
Fri Nov 18 2016, The Georgetown Voice
featuring Georgetown Ministry Center
 
In a program coordinated by the GMC, ten congregations in the Georgetown community each spend one week hosting ten homeless residents.


Enter Our Cutest Dog Contest!
Thu Nov 17 2016, Washingtonian
featuring City Dogs Rescue
 
Top 10 cutest dogs voted on by Washingtonian.com readers. Washingtonian and our beneficiary, City Dogs Rescue, will choose the winning dog.


DC students compete in annual poetry slam competition
Thu Nov 17 2016, WUSA-9 (CBS affiliate)
featuring DC SCORES
 


Girls on the Run in Rosslyn Local students prepare for 3.1-mile run.
Tue Nov 15 2016, Connection Newspaper
featuring Girls on the Run of Northern Virginia
 
On Nov. 20, Girls on the Run of NOVA will host nearly 2,000 runners with girls from 121 Northern Virginia schools completing the 3.1-miles.


l Who says milliennials don’t help out? How groups are tapping a new wave of volunteers.
Wed Nov 9 2016, Washington Post
featuring DC SCORES
 
"DC SCORES offers different kinds of volunteer opportunities so it can accommodate people of varying ages and skills."


Volunteer Fairfax Seeks Holiday Service Opportunities
Tue Nov 8 2016, The Patch
featuring Volunteer Fairfax
 
Volunteer Fairfax, your area volunteer center, is pleased to present the 2016 Holiday Heroes Handbook. The Handbook is a special online meeting place for nonprofits and volunteers to find each other during holiday season.


Catalogue for Philanthropy Offers Trusted Ways to Give Back and Honor Those Who Have Served This Veterans Day
Mon Nov 7 2016, Press Release
featuring Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington
 
This Veterans Day, the Catalogue has you covered. We offer our "best of" list of trusted organizations working with local Veterans and their families.


Students build their careers in high school construction program
Sat Nov 5 2016, The Washington Post
featuring DC Students Construction Trades Foundation
 
Washington Post Real Estate goes inside the tiny house built by students in the Academy of Construction and Design.