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Come To Park Potomac Ice Cream Social Aug. 19

Come to the Aug. 19 ice cream social for a classic car show, facepainting, balloon-making, ice cream sundaes for purchase from Ben & Jerry's and more! Thanks to Park Potomac residents and businesses for supporting Interfaith Works' campaign to support children and families in need through distribution of free backpacks filled with school supplies. Bring [...]

By |July 19th, 2017|Events, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cooling Shelter Available This Week in Silver Spring

Safe shelter from the heat is available during the day this week (July 18-21) at the Interfaith Works Empowerment Center, 8106 Georgia Ave., 2nd Fl., in the Progress Place Building in Silver Spring. Please call 301.585.4471 for more information.

By |July 18th, 2017|Helping Hand, Latest News|0 Comments

IW Women’s Center Relocation

Due to a significant water system failure at the 2 Taft Court location in Rockville, the Interfaith Works Women's Center residents and staff have been temporarily relocated to the IW Empowerment Center (8106 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring). Repairs needed are major and are expected to take at least two months to complete, and the 2 [...]

By |July 5th, 2017|Helping Hand, Latest News, Volunteer|0 Comments

New Interfaith Initiative

Interfaith Works and the Montgomery County Faith Community Advisory Council are forming a new public-private partnership, creating a new entity to assist Montgomery County faith communities in meeting residents’ needs. The new initiative will be known as Interfaith Network of Montgomery County. The partnership will build on the strengths of both entities to amplify their [...]

By |June 21st, 2017|Advocacy, Helping Hand, Latest News|0 Comments

Summer Meal Providers Needed

Are you looking for a satisfying service activity for your kids, swim team or book club? Interfaith Works Women's Center in Rockville, a residential facility serving women who previously experienced homelessness, needs volunteers to provide bagged lunches and dinners for the following dates. July 10-12 July 24–26 Aug. 27 Sept. 1-15 Bagged lunches and dinners [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|Helping Hand, Latest News, Volunteer|0 Comments

IW Clothing Center Closed on July 4

The Interfaith Works Clothing Center, 751 Twinbrook Pkwy. in Rockville, will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, due to the Independence Day holiday. If you have questions, please call 301.424.3796.

By |June 19th, 2017|Events, Latest News|0 Comments

A Better Life

Frances came to the United States in 1997. She married, moved to Alabama, started her own business, and had three beautiful children. All seemed right. But Frances’ husband became controlling, physically abusive and lost all of her money in a bad business venture. To save her life and the lives of her children, Frances gave [...]

By |June 19th, 2017|Helping Hand, Latest News|0 Comments

2nd Annual Make Your Mark 5K/1K!

The Make Your Mark Montgomery 5K & 1K, Interfaith Works 5K run, will be held on Saturday, Oct. 28,  and will start at 8:30am. The course will begin and end at the Interfaith Works Clothing Center (751 Twinbrook Pkwy. in Rockville). A 1K family fun run will begin immediately after the 5K race start. It will be [...]

By |June 12th, 2017|Events, Latest News|0 Comments

Cooling Center Open Monday, Tuesday (6/12 & 13)

Shelter from the extreme heat is available Monday, 6/12, and Tuesday, 6/13, at the Interfaith Works Empowerment Center, 2nd floor of 8106 Georgia Ave. in Silver Spring (Progress Place) until 6pm. More information is available at 301.585.4471.

By |June 12th, 2017|Events, Helping Hand, Latest News|0 Comments

Cooling Center Open Sun., June 11

Due to extreme heat, IW Empowerment Center, 2nd floor of 8106 Georgia Ave. in Silver Spring (Progress Place) will be open Sunday, June 11, as a cooling center from 11am until 5pm. More information is available at 301.585.4471.

By |June 10th, 2017|Events, Helping Hand, Latest News|0 Comments
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