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The Shutdown Is Over (For Now); Bread for the City Is Still Here

As federal workers head back to work, we can’t forget those who have to make tough decisions every day.

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Bread for the Shutdown

As the government shutdown continues, Bread for the City CEO George A. Jones has a message for the D.C. community: we’re all in this together.

BFC CEO George Jones and Alston & Bird Senior Counsel Earl Pomeroy (as a Thanksgiving turkey)!

Emmy Torruellas raised $10,000 with a run!

Goodwin & Proctor's potluck competition raised funds through votes for delicious dishes!

Donate $32 to BFC through Jessica Del Vecchio Photography and Zoeica Image's drive page, and they'll send you a 5x5 print from Shenandoah National Park.

Holiday Helpings Drives: Creative Ways to Fundraise!

Borrow these great ideas from individuals and corporations to finish your Holiday Helpings drive in style!

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Help Us Cross the Holiday Helpings Finish Line!

We have one holiday left in our Holiday Helpings campaign. Will you help us reach another 2,300 families by the end of the year?

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Chairman’s Corner: The Value of $32

Our chairman, Paul Taskier on why Holiday Helpings is a special time of year: “While it is holy work to provide food to those who do not have it, it is all that much more special and meaningful to allow others to experience the holiday as we all do, to allow them to forget the daily burdens and celebrate their family togetherness.”

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Holiday Helpings: We’re Halfway There

We’re halfway there! Thanks to the generosity of our supporters and fundraisers, we’re on track to feed 9,000 D.C. families this holiday season. Help us reach our goal!

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Holiday Helpings 2018: Help Us Feed 9,000 Families for the Holidays

It’s the busiest time of the year for us and we need your help to feed 9,000 DC families over the holidays.

Judy in the garden
The garden
The garden

Rainy but beautiful

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Building on Good Hope in More Ways than One

Although DC received a healthy serving of rain last Thursday, a team of experienced and beginner gardeners showed up in Bread for the City’s SE Center rooftop garden to help get the garden in shape!