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Thank you.

Earlier this month, Bread for the City reached out to our supporters with an urgent problem: the Small Favors Fund, through which we can help clients with immediate emergency financial needs, was nearly depleted. With your help, we met our match!

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Wet shoes and a warm heart

Yesterday was a big day for Bread for the City. A BIG ONE. Yesterday, we symbolically broke ground at 1710 Good Hope Road, SE, the future home of our new service center east of the Anacostia River. This day was a long time coming, and was full of excitement, love, and hope.

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Do More? We Did!

Yesterday was Do More 24, the DC region’s annual day of giving. Did we do more?? Read on to find out!

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Do More 24 – An Opportunity to Make History

Donate to Bread for the City TODAY, and one of our generous donors will match every donation we receive for our Southeast Center expansion, up to $40,000.

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What BFC Expansion Means for DC

Bread for the City’s CEO George A. Jones provides an overview of the potential impact of our new Southeast Center.

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Our New Mission

Did you know Bread for the City has a new mission statement? We’ve updated our purpose with new goals and values, while still preserving the same quality services and dignity-based model we’ve always had.

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Bread for the City is Awarded The 2017 United Nations Association’s Human Rights Award

The United Nations Association of the National Capital Area (UNA-NCA) is part of the World Federation of United Nations Associations. Each year, its Human Rights Award honors outstanding leaders in the human rights community. In 2017, Bread for the City (BFC) has earned this distinction! BFC’s Chief Executive Officer, George A. Jones, talks about this significant recognition, and what is on the horizon for BFC’s own human rights work.

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Giving Tuesday 2017 – WE DID IT!

On #GivingTuesday, we raised + $40,000 — every dollar of which will go straight to making sure that DC families have food on the table, a roof over their heads, and a warm and happy holiday season. 

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Bread for the City will be closed on Friday, September 22. We apologize for the inconvenience.