Featured Stories

  • #GivingTuesday 2017!

    On Tuesday, November 28, 2017, Housing Up will be participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving. Founded in 2012 as a way to encourage philanthropic giving during the holiday season, #GivingTuesday has inspired giving globally, resulting in more donations, volunteer hours, and activities to affect change in communities

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  • Weinberg Commons Wins Awards from National Energy Efficiency Institute

    The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Commons, our most recently completed affordable housing development, won the Affordable Housing category and received an honorable mention in the Multifamily category at the 2017 Passive Projects Competition. The competition was hosted by the Passive House Institute US (PHIUS), and winners were announced during the

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  • Congratulations to Weisburger Scholarship Winner Tavara Johnson!

    We would like to congratulate Tavara Johnson on winning the 2017 Elizabeth K. Weisburger Scholarship. Ms. Johnson has been a resident of Housing Up’s Faircliff Plaza East property for the past ten years along with her daughter Kimora, 11. She has long desired to become certified as a phlebotomist, however,

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  • OUR 2017 BACKPACK DRIVE RECAP!

    Now that school has officially started up again, we at Housing Up wanted to take this opportunity to recap our back to school drive. This year alone we were able to outfit almost 500 children with much needed backpacks and school supplies. Those numbers represent an increase of one hundred

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  • REGARDING CHARLOTTESVILLE

    For 27 years, Housing Up has pursued the mission of providing housing and supportive services to homeless and low-income families in the District of Columbia so that they can transform their lives. The success of our mission depends on the shared political, social and personal commitment that, regardless of race, background or

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