Interfaith Works staff and volunteers joined community leaders and other volunteers on Jan. 25 and 26 to fan out across Montgomery County to survey people experiencing homelessness. The Point In Time survey occurs nationally and provides crucial data on how communities are address homelessness, and also drives policy and funding decisions. Last year's count found [...]
Honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by joining us at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center at 5701 Marinelli Rd. from 1 to 3PM on Monday, Jan. 16, to put together essential care packages for people in need. If you can't be there, please consider donating the following items to [...]
Safe, warm shelter will be available during the day Tuesday, Jan. 10, at the Interfaith Works Empowerment Center (formerly Community Vision) at Progress Place, 8106 Georgia Ave. in Silver Spring. Call the IW Empowerment Center at 301.585.4471 for more information.
The Interfaith Works Clothing Center, 751 Twinbrook Pkwy. in Rockville, is closing at 1PM on Saturday, 1/7, due to deteriorating weather. Thank you for your patience. We look forward to seeing our customers, donors and volunteers when the Center reopens on Tuesday, 1/10. The Clothing Center will be closed on Saturday, 1/14, to commemorate the [...]
The Interfaith Works Clothing Center, 751 Twinbrook Pkwy. in Rockville, is closed on Saturday, Dec. 17, due to dangerous weather conditions.
We welcomed our faithful volunteers for a pre-opening tour of the new women's facility, which will replace our Wilkins Avenue Women's Assessment Center. Residents will have on-site access to dental, medical and behavioral health care, removing the barrier to care sometimes imposed by transportation limits. Dozens of volunteers came out to see the beautiful new [...]
The Interfaith Works Clothing Center will be closed on Saturday, Dec. 24, and on Tuesday, January 3. Happy holidays!
The Interfaith Clothing Center will be closing at 4pm on Wednesday, Nov. 23, to allow our staff to enjoy more time with their families. The Center will be closed on Thursday (Thanksgiving) and will be back open for business on Friday. Enjoy the holiday!
Sometimes it's all about context. Students in an exciting joint venture between Interfaith Works and Community Ministries of Rockville are learning the nuances of conversational English. That means understanding when to say, "Bye!" versus when to say, "It was a pleasure to see you." The class is hosted at the Interfaith Clothing Center site in [...]
Here are some photos from the 2016 Congregational Meeting: CONGREGATIONS ATTENDING: Baha’i Faith B'nai Shalom of Olney Boyds Presbyterian Church Cedarbrook Community Church Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church Chevy Chase Presbyterian Church Christ Episcopal Church Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - Seneca Stake Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints [...]