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No Volunteers Needed at IW Clothing Center on Saturday, 4.21

We will welcome a huge crew of Comcast Beltway volunteers to the IW Clothing Center this Saturday (4/21) for their annual Comcast Cares Day. Because of that, we will not be able to accommodate other volunteers at the center. For more info on helping out at Interfaith Works, check out our website volunteer page: www.iworksmc.org/volunteer

By |April 17th, 2018|Events, Helping Hand, Latest News|0 Comments

Hypothermia Shelter April 6-8

Safe shelter from the cold will be available beginning the evening of Friday, April 6, throughout the weekend at the IW Empowerment Center, 2nd Floor of 8106 Georgia Ave., Progress Place Building in Silver Spring. Overnight shelter will be provided Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights on a first-come, first-served basis. People interested in overnight shelter [...]

By |April 6th, 2018|Helping Hand, Latest News|0 Comments

Launch of Interfaith Network of Montgomery County April 9 in Silver Spring

INMC Launch When: Monday, April 9, 6-9pm Where: Silver Spring Civic Center (1 Veterans Pl., Silver Spring, MD 20910) - park in adjacent garage This is the formal launch of the Interfaith Network of Montgomery County (INMC)! The event begins a 6pm with a refreshment, live music and resource fair. At 7pm, County Executive Isiah Leggett [...]

By |March 28th, 2018|Events, Latest News|0 Comments

Songs of Life Benefit Concert 4/8

The Second Annual "Songs of Life" Concert will benefit the Interfaith Works Clothing Center. Enjoy a mix of choral and chamber music with performances by: Kehila Chadasha Indonesian Kids Performing Arts (IKPA) Kolot HaLev – Voices of the Heart Warner Memorial Presbyterian Sanctuary Choir Christ Congregational Church Chancel Choir Guest Musicians Jeannette Davis, piano and [...]

By |March 13th, 2018|Events, Latest News|0 Comments

IW on Montgomery Week In Review

Suzanne Lofhjelm, Interfaith Works director of development and community outreach, appeared on Montgomery Community Media's Montgomery Week in Review to talk about her transition to Interfaith Works from the staff of Sen. Chris Van Hollen, the essential services provided by Interfaith Works, and the IW Caring Breakfast on April 26. Take a look:

By |March 12th, 2018|Events, Latest News|0 Comments

Celebrating a Successful Year at Progress Place

Interfaith Works joined with great partners Shepherd's Table and Mobile Med to celebrate one year of successfully serving people experiencing homelessness in Silver Spring at Progress Place (8106 Georgia Ave.). Interfaith Works Empowerment Center at Progress Place provides many services, including vocational services, access to showers and laundry, access to overnight shelter in weather extremes, [...]

By |March 8th, 2018|Helping Hand, Latest News|0 Comments

Shelter from Cold March 3

Safe shelter from the cold is available on Saturday, March 3,  until 10:30am at IW Empowerment Center, 8106 Georgia Avenue in Silver Spring, 2nd Floor of Progress Place building.

By |March 3rd, 2018|Helping Hand, Latest News|0 Comments

Soap’s On! Support IW Through Whole Foods Market Campaign

Interfaith Works is partnering with Whole Foods Market stores across Montgomery County in a campaign to provide soap for men and women served at the IW Empowerment Center in Silver Spring. The Center provides more than 10,000 showers a year!  From February 21-27, head to your local Whole Foods Market stores (Bethesda, Friendship Heights/Chevy Chase, Kentlands, Rockville [...]

By |February 23rd, 2018|Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Success Stories – Meet Dante

Through many connected programs, Interfaith Works was able to help Dante overcome challenges and lift himself out of homelessness. As a teenager, Dante was forced to care for himself when his mother returned to her home in the Virgin Islands and Dante remained in Maryland. Despite this obstacle, Dante continued to hold a part-time job, [...]

By |February 21st, 2018|Helping Hand, Latest News|0 Comments

Watch IW’s Monica Barberis-Young on “MoCo365”

Interfaith Works Family Services Director Monica Barberis-Young talks to the Montgomery County Economic Development Corp. (MCEDC) about the role Interfaith Works plays in Montgomery County, part of MCEDC's "MoCo365" video campaign.

By |February 16th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments
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