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D.C. program that distributes 20K pounds of food weekly is in need of winter clothing

 

ABC7 

By Stacey Rusch

January 25th 2021

 

WASHINGTON (ABC7) — Francis on the Hill is a program that helps to alleviate economic and food insecurity in Columbia Heights by providing fresh, wholesome groceries and new clothing for neighborhood families. 

On a covid Christmas, a new routine for feeding the homeless

WASHINGTON POST

By Paul Schwartzman

Dec. 25, 2020

At noon on Christmas, Robert Martin arrived for lunch at Central Union Mission in downtown Washington. At the door, a man handed him a bottle of water and a brown paper bag containing a bologna and cheese sandwich on white bread, an apple, granola bars and a candy cane.