Entries by Katie Matusik

N Street Village Clients Thrilled to Attend People’s Inaugural Ball

“Cinderella never had it so good,” exclaimed Bobbi Henderson, one of seven women from N Street Village selected to attend the first-ever People’s Inaugural Ball on January 20. “It was a dream I could have never dreamed,” she said. Our clients were invited by the Stafford Foundation to attend the noteworthy Ball to celebrate the […]

HUD Secretary Preston Visits N Street Village

He wanted to see an exemplary model of service to the homeless, so Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Steve Preston visited N Street Village. The Secretary, accompanied by HUD staff, came to N Street Village on a fact-finding tour on July 28. “It has been an extraordinary privilege to welcome Secretary Preston to N […]

The Dalai Lama Visits N Street Village

The Dalai Lama visited N Street Village, an occasion of immense honor for the women whom we serve. On October 19, His Holiness the Dalai Lama came to N Street Village to talk to our clients, staff, volunteers, and donors about the need for compassion in the world for the vulnerable. “N Street Village has […]

N Street Village Wins Washington Post 2006 Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management

On June 21, 2006, N Street Village, a nonprofit social service agency for D.C.’s homeless women, received The Washington Post’s 2006 Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management. The award followed an extensive three-step judging process that included a detailed two-part application and site visits. Twenty D.C.-area nonprofits applied for the award, and N Street Village […]