Interfaith Works Residences in Silver Spring provide residential units that are the new homes of formerly homeless men and women. Residents who are moving in often have been living on the streets or in emergency shelters, so they are starting from scratch. Please take a look at the list and see if you can help [...]
The Interfaith Works Clothing Center will be closed on Saturday, May 27, reopening on Tuesday, May 30. Looking forward to seeing you then!
Interfaith Works is proud to be a member of the Montgomery County’s Interagency Commission on Homelessness (ICH), which acts on behalf of Montgomery County residents experiencing homelessness and is working to achieve an end to chronic homelessness by the end of 2017. We invite you to take part in a June 7 Community Memorial Service [...]
The new Interfaith Works Clothing Center is open for business at its new location, the upper level of 751 Twinbrook Parkway in Rockville. There are a few new procedures in place because of the move. DONATION DROP-OFFS: When entering the lot at 751 Twinbrook Pkwy., make an immediate left toward the upper level of the [...]
The Interfaith Works Clothing Center will be closed on Saturday, May 13, to accommodate the final move of all center functions upstairs at its current location (751 Twinbrook Pkwy., Rockville), reopening on Tuesday, May 16. The center also will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday on Saturday, May 27, reopening on Tuesday, May 30.
So far, 2017 is shaping up to be an amazing year of progress for Interfaith Works, with the launch of expanded, improved programming at three new sites (see below). The moves have been exhilarating and brought challenges too, as we have encountered a number of unforeseen bumps in the road that have had a [...]
Interfaith Works honored four great community partners and paid tribute to past honorees at the 20th Anniversary Companies Caring Breakfast on April 20, 2017. Our 2017 honorees: Ingleside at King Farm, Community Partner of the Year Forrester Construction, Local Corporate Champion of the Year Comcast, Corporate Champion of the Year Anne & Rick Rudman and [...]
As an extension of our empowerment programs, Interfaith Works will partner with the Family Independence Initiative, an innovative organization working to help families escape poverty, not just survive it. More information about FII is here. FII Founder Mauricio Miller was the keynote speaker at the Interfaith Works April 2017 Companies Caring Breakfast. Learn more about [...]
Like so many of the almost 17,000 people served by Interfaith Works each year, Margaret had a dream: to be an educator in the United States. Through persistence and help from Interfaith Works, she achieved it. Margaret first joined forces with the Interfaith Works Vocational Services Program in February 2016, referred by Interfaith Works’ Project [...]
Interfaith Works was founded almost 45 years ago by a group of congregations that, despite differing faith traditions, were united in a commitment to open their doors to welcome all Montgomery County neighbors in need of help. That was our commitment in 1972 and it remains our commitment today. Interfaith Works opposes all policies that [...]