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Cool Shelter Available 7/14 & 7/15

The IW Empowerment Center (2nd Floor, Progress Place, 8106 Georgia Ave. in Silver Spring) will be open as a cooling center to prevent hyperthermia from 11am-6pm on Saturday, July 14 and Sunday, July 15. Please let others know. Info is available at 301.585.4471.

By |July 13th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Cool Shelter Available July 4

The IW Empowerment Center (2nd Floor, Progress Place, 8106 Georgia Ave. in Silver Spring) will be open as a cooling center to prevent hyperthermia from 11am-6pm on Wednesday, July 4. Please let others know. Info is available at 301.585.4471.

By |July 3rd, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Cool Shelter Available 6.30 and 7.1 in Silver Spring

The IW Empowerment Center, 2nd Floor of 8106 Georgia Ave. in downtown Silver Spring will be open to provide cool shelter to guard against hyperthermia from 11am-6pm on Saturday (6/30) and Sunday (7/1). Call 301.585.4471 for more info. Please spread the word.

By |June 29th, 2018|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

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

IW Programs at Progress Place Mark Anniversary

Interfaith Works Empowerment Center in Silver Spring recently celebrated one year in the new Progress Place Building at 8106 Georgia Avenue. Montgomery Community Media focused on the vital services provided at that location. Take a look! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8sguiSdYoRA

By |January 11th, 2018|Helping Hand, Latest News|0 Comments

IW Safe Winter Shelter Program Featured on WAMU-FM

The life-saving seasonal shelter provided at Interfaith Works Empowerment Center at Progress Place in Silver Spring was highlighted in a recent report by WAMU-FM reporter Armando Trull. With the dangerously cold temperatures the area is enduring, coming inside literally is a matter of life and death for men and women who typically are outside experiencing [...]

By |December 29th, 2017|Helping Hand, Latest News|0 Comments

Warm Shelter Available Dec. 9 & 10 in Silver Spring

Warm shelter to guard against hypothermia is available on Sat., Dec. 9 between 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. and on Sun., Dec. 10 between 7:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Interfaith Works Empowerment Center at Progress Place, 8106 Georgia Ave., 2nd Floor, in Silver Spring, unless the temperature rises. Call 301.585.4471 for more information [...]

By |December 8th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

Shelter and Basic Services Available Today at Empowerment Center in Silver Spring

Basic services, including warm shelter, are available at the Interfaith Works Empowerment Center (8106 Georgia Ave. at Progress Place, 2nd Floor) today, Tuesday, March 14. Case management and Vocational Services are not available this morning but may be available beginning at noon. Stay tuned for updates or call 301.585.4471.

By |March 14th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

Warm Shelter Available March 13 in Silver Spring

Shelter from the cold is available Monday, March 13, at the Interfaith Works Empowerment Center, 8106 Silver Spring Ave. (Progress Place). Call 301.585.4471 for more information.

By |March 11th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments
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