March 15, 2021 by BFC in Legal Clinic
Allison Miles-Lee is a managing attorney at Bread for the City and she will be a panelist for Ayuda’s new Speaker Series: Faces of Change, the topic will be language access on March 25th. RSVP today!
February 23, 2021 by Ashley Domm in Legal Clinic
February 22, 2021 by BFC in Advocacy Healthcare Legal Clinic
Last week, the mayor hosted the Virtual 2021 Budget Engagement Forums, an opportunity for DC residents to tell the mayor’s office what values they want to see reflected in this year’s budget. Bread for the City, as a member of the DC Healthcare Alliance Coalition, called on the mayor to fund a simple but essential improvement to DC’s low-income immigrant health insurance program. We want the mayor to change the DC Healthcare Alliance recertification period from six months to one year.
February 17, 2021 by BFC in Advocacy Building On Good Hope Clothing Program Development Donors Food Program Fundraising Healthcare Legal Clinic Social Services Volunteering
Bread for the City has completed construction on a new, 27,650 square foot comprehensive service center at 1700 Good Hope Road, SE, which began January 2019. Here’s a new video that captures all the special moments during the virtual grand opening.
February 02, 2021 by BFC in Advocacy Development Food Program Healthcare In the Community Legal Clinic Social Services Volunteering
Clients of Bread for the City highlight the impact we’ve had on them and in DC. Our organization treats community members with dignity and we help improve all areas of their lives.
December 21, 2020 by BFC
Guest Author: George A. Jones
Bread for the City is disappointed in the Trump Administration’s decision to appeal the lawsuit for making a change in the Agriculture Department’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), commonly known as Food Stamps, that would cut more than 13,000 DC residents and 700,000 individuals nationally from relief.
December 18, 2020 by BFC in Clothing Program Development Donors Food Program Fundraising Healthcare Legal Clinic Medical Clinic Social Services
Board members and clients of Bread for the City highlight the difference we have made in their lives. We provide food, clothing, medical care, legal and social services to reduce the burden of poverty. We are committed to treating our clients with the dignity and respect that all people deserve.
December 04, 2020 by BFC in Community Lawyering Project Domestic Violence Legal Services Legal Clinic Public Benefits
Allison does amazing work in our Legal Clinic, specializing in Family Law, Public Benefits, and Language Access. I had the opportunity to speak with Allison about her work in the community and being a 2020 Legal Services Award Recipient.