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Restoring hope and dignity one person at a time.

SOME has served the district's poor and homeless residents for 44 years.

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Junior Gala

Join Us at SOME’s Junior Gala on February 6

Featuring cocktails, dancing and live music by the Blue Tips Rhythm Revue, the 2015 Junior Gala is a great way for young professionals to support SOME. The event will be held on Friday, February 6 at the National Museum of Women in the Arts.
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You Can Save a Life in Extreme Weather!

If you see a homeless person who is inadequately protected on a freezing day, please call DC’s Hypothermia Hotline: 1-800-535-7252. Please be prepared to provide the address and a description of the person’s clothing.
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Building Hope Capital Campaign

SOME is creating a 320,000 square foot green building where poor and homeless Washingtonians can access affordable housing, job training and health care.  It will be the first facility in the District to combine these services in a single location.
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Success Stories



“I found 60 O Street – Behavioral Health Services. And within a matter of hours, I went from homeless to having a place to stay. You literally, literally, saved my life.”

Read more about Scott and others who benefited from SOME’s services