The Interfaith Works Empowerment Center (2nd Floor, Progress Place, 8106 Georgia Ave. in Silver Spring) will be open as a cooling center to prevent hyperthermia today (Sept. 3, 2018) until 6pm. Please let others know. Temperatures are dangerously hot outside. Info is available at 301.585.4471.
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 … Continue reading Hypothermia Shelter April 6-8
Please spread the word: warm shelter is available during the day (7:30am-6:00pm) Saturday-Monday (1/13-1/15) at Interfaith Works Empowerment Center at Progress Place, 2nd Floor, 8106 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring. Call 301.585.4471 for more info.
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