Have some time on the weekends? We have a lot of openings for volunteers to bring lunches to the Interfaith Works Women's Center in Rockville! Meals are needed for between 35 and 40 residents on Saturdays and Sundays. Bag lunches would be dandy. Hot meals are always appreciated! Volunteers are invited to stay and serve [...]
SOS! Our cupboards are almost bare. IW Clothing Center needs your donations, especially clothing, shoes and homegoods. The families who patronize the center are doing their back-to-school shopping now as you may be, and the demand is very high. Just this morning alone, the center served 90 (!) families! Clean out your closets as fall [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
The Interfaith Clothing Center will close on Friday, Dec. 23 at 1pm and will be closed all day on Saturday, Dec. 24. The Center will re-open on Tuesday, Dec. 27. The Center also will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 3. Wishing you happy and restful holidays!
Thank you to so many of you who used our Amazon wishlist to provide essentials for our residents of the Interfaith Works Women's Center in the center's new space on Taft Court in Rockville. We have everything we need from that list, so we are very grateful for your generosity. There are additional items that [...]
Our 2016 Make Your Mark 5K/1K was a big success! Thanks for joining us. Here are some shots from the day. Full photo album is here. Race results are here.
Our 19th Companies Caring Breakfast featured short videos introducing our honorees, Capital One, the Simon Family and ChuckÂ Short. Take a look. Capital OneÂ - Corporate Partner of the Year The Simon FamilyÂ - Humanitarians of the Year ChuckÂ ShortÂ - Legacy of LeadershipÂ These videos were shot, edited [...]
Legacy of Leadership Award - Charles "Chuck" Short Chuck Short has spent a lifetime devoted to helping those in need in Montgomery County through his professional and private life, and has been a long-time Interfaith Works supporter. His career has included nearly two decades leading the countyâ€™s health and human service agency, and four years [...]