News & Updates

Volunteer Spotlight: DeJuan Price

This month, get to know N Street Village Volunteer DeJuan Price. DeJuan exemplifies what it means to be a Village SHERO. She serves meals, supports with our fundraisers, and even donated her birthday! She always greets each woman who walks through our doors with a smile. We are truly blessed to have DeJuan as part […]

SHERO Social Media Kit

Staff Spotlight | Kristina Randelzhofer

Please join us in welcoming Kristina Randelzhofer! Kristina joins N Street Village’s Volunteer and In-Kind Donations team as the new Volunteer and In-Kind Gifts Coordinator. Kristina first learned about the Village through the Lutheran Volunteer Corps and will be serving the community for the upcoming year. Let’s get to know Kristina in her own words… […]

2019 Coat Drive

Top Washington Restaurants to Participate in “Celebrate Logan” Along Northwest 14th Street Corridor

A Self-Guided Restaurant Tour to Benefit N Street Village WASHINGTON – TRR Sotheby’s International Realty today announced the Annual Celebrate Logan on Sept. 14 from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. ET to benefit N Street Village, Washington, D.C.’s largest nonprofit serving the district’s homeless and low income women. The “Taste of 14th Street” will send attendees […]

Staff Feature: The Dynamic Duo at the MARJ & MAK Vocational Center

Meet Chaquita Goode and Matthew LaBorde, the team behind one of the Village’s newest programs, the MARJ & MAK Vocational Center. The Vocational Center provides drop-in classes as well as one-on-one trainings to support women in reaching their goals related to education, employment, benefits, income, and/or financial health. Can you describe N Street Village in […]

A Summer Village Thank You!

We are so grateful to the many Village friends, supporters, partners, and groups that have generously given their time, talent and treasure to support us over the last few months. From donating toiletries to cooking dinners to hosting fundraisers, thank you for investing in the lives of the nearly 2,000 women who rely on N […]

A Summer Letter from the CEO

Dear Friends, A few weeks ago, I visited N Street Village’s emergency shelter, Patricia Handy Place for Women, and had the chance to visit with some residents. There, I met a woman named Queenie – a tall African American woman who had just come from work. She told me proudly that although she was sixty […]

Carol’s Story – Finding Hope and Healing

I grew up in the D.C. area. My parents had good jobs with the government, and I attended a private Catholic school from kindergarten through my senior year. When I was sixteen, I met a boy at a concert. I got pregnant and had my first child at 19. We got married, and had five […]

Workplace Giving 101

N Street Village: What is Workplace Giving? Nora Wagman: Workplace Giving is an easy way to use payroll deductions to make tax-deductible donations to your favorite non-profits! NSV: Is it easy to enroll? NW: It’s extremely easy, you can set it up once and then forget about it. If your employer has a Workplace Giving enrollment […]