New Wishlists: IW Residences & IW Clothing Center

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 [...]

By |May 25th, 2017|Helping Hand, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Interfaith Benefit Concert

This event on May 7, 2017, was sponsored by Kehila Chadasha congregation, Warner Memorial Presbyterian Church and Indonesian Kids Performing Arts, and benefited the Interfaith Works Clothing Center. Thank you to all of those involved for a spectacular evening of music in support of IW.  

By |May 10th, 2017|Events, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

IW Clothing Center Ribbon-Cutting May 8

The new Interfaith Works Clothing Center has opening it doors upstairs at 751 Twinbrook Parkway in Rockville, following a grand ribbon-cutting. If you weren't able to attend the event, you can still feel like you were there, thanks to media coverage and the photos below (courtesy of Les Henig Photography). Montgomery Community Media: New Clothing [...]

By |May 10th, 2017|Events, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Help IW Get to the Next Level

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 [...]

20th Anniversary Companies Caring Breakfast

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 [...]

By |April 28th, 2017|Events, Helping Hand, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Family Independence Initiative

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 [...]

By |April 20th, 2017|Advocacy, Helping Hand, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Interfaith Works Women’s Center Needs

Thank you to the many supporters who are helping make the new Interfaith Works Women's Center a welcoming space for our residents, making beds, moving furniture, unpacking kitchen items and helping outfit the new location. There are a few remaining needs. Please consider: Purchasing items remaining on our Amazon wishlist. Making a financial contribution so that larger [...]

By |December 30th, 2016|Helping Hand, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Women’s Residential Facility Open House

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 [...]

By |December 14th, 2016|Events, Helping Hand, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Stay In Touch!

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By |December 11th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Interfaith Works Annual Congregational Meeting Nov. 17

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 [...]

By |October 31st, 2016|Advocacy, Events, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments
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