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! [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8sguiSdYoRA[/embedyt]

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 … Continue reading IW Safe Winter Shelter Program Featured on WAMU-FM

Finding A Path

[fusion_text]Toben and Sadi found themselves homeless when they were evicted from their Wheaton apartment. Well-educated technology specialists, the couple ran out of money when their contract work dried up. They put their possessions in storage. A friend let them sleep on his apartment floor, but they were expected to leave every morning for the day. … Continue reading Finding A Path

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.

Annual Point In Time Survey 2017

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 … Continue reading Annual Point In Time Survey 2017

Safe Shelter Available Tuesday, Jan. 10, At IW Empowerment Center

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.