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April 19, 2022
Bread for the City is a proud partner on Let's GO DMV!, a guaranteed income pilot providing 75 hospitality workers $1,000 monthly payments over 5 years. Our Economic Security and Legal teams are playing a key role in the implementation of this economic justice initiative. Click the link below to learn more about this exciting new project.
February 26, 2022
The THRIVE East of the River program “demonstrated that unconditional cash is an extremely effective form of support during an emergency."
February 24, 2022
GGWash gives a by-the-numbers breakdown of the THRIVE East of the River program. The data is sourced from The Urban Institute's analysis of the program.
December 16, 2021
“It’s not just diapers,” Carr said. “It’s every necessity. It’s wipes. It’s shampoo. It’s everything a baby can need, from formula to cereal to toys to a high chair to car seats — all of their essential needs.”
December 09, 2021
Fox News 4 highlights Bread for the City's food pantry and the struggles it's facing due to the pandemic.
December 09, 2021
“The need for access in [these wards] was just so robust,” CEO George Jones said of the decision to choose its location at 1700 Good Hope Road SE.
December 07, 2021
“If they come in here, they don’t have to worry about a bill or getting charged,” said Abramson. “If they need to come in for any reason, they know they can call or walk-in.”
November 29, 2021
“In Southeast I’m meeting a different patient,” Myles said. “I’m meeting some patients who have had routine care, but oftentimes clinics open and close in Southeast. I just spoke with a potential patient who had had no dental care for the last 30 years.”
Effective Monday, August 1st:
Bread for the City will begin distributing groceries at the front door of both centers Mon-Thurs, 9a-4p. No groceries will be distributed on Fridays, but we will still have farmer’s markets once a month at each center!