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About nstreetvillage

N Street Village is a community of empowerment and recovery for homeless and low-income women in Washington, D.C. With comprehensive services addressing both emergency and long-term needs, we help women achieve personal stability and make gains in their housing, income, employment, mental health, physical health, and addiction recovery.

Communities of Faith Collaborating to Provide Justice for All in Our City

By Gary Maring N Street Village Board Member and Interfaith Founder with Luther Place Memorial Church In the years after the fiery devastation along 14th street following the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King in April 1968, Luther Place Memorial … Continue reading

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September Volunteer Spotlight

This month get to know N Street Village volunteer, Jim Luetkemeyer. Jim started serving breakfast to the community in December 2013. In addition to direct service, Jim and his public relations colleagues have updated and created new volunteer materials including, … Continue reading

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N Street Village 2016 Coat Drive: Because No Woman Should Be Left in the Cold

This past January, over 500 DC homeless citizens experienced a hypothermia emergency in a single day. On that day alone, emergency responders received over 400 calls to the hypothermia hotline which lead to a shortage of the city’s hypothermia vans … Continue reading

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Staff Spotlight…

Please join us in welcoming Adam Brunell!  Adam joins N Street Village’s Development Team as its Volunteer and In-Kind Gifts Coordinator.  In this role, Adam is looking forward to meeting our current volunteers and continuing to match volunteers with meaningful … Continue reading

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May Volunteer Spotlight

This month get to know N Street Village volunteer, Nasheed Amin. Nasheed started volunteering at N Street Village in October 2015. Nasheed facilitates a weekly computer literacy and job search class. Nasheed supports clients with submitting job applications, resumes, and provides … Continue reading

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March Volunteer Spotlight Lily Sehn

This month, get to know N Street Village volunteer, Lily Sehn. Lily began her service at N Street Village in August of 2014 to fulfill a desire to serve an organization supporting women in her local community. Lily serves breakfast, … Continue reading

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How will you give hope this holiday season?

Out of all of the blessings we treasure in life, hope is one that we hold dearest for its ability to triumph over circumstance and for the trust it gives us in the future. For many women who arrive at … Continue reading

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