• 2016 ANNUAL REPORT

    We’re excited to share our 2016 annual report. In the report, you’ll find highlights of our accomplishments and projects from 2016, and the important milestones we were able to reach thanks to our generous supporters. Please enjoy! To download and print the report, please click here.

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  • FORGING AHEAD AT WALTER REED THANKS TO TD CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

    We’re excited to announce that Housing Up is a recipient of the TD Charitable Foundation’s 2017 Housing for Everyone Housing for All grant. This year’s competition drew more than 300 applications; Housing Up is one of 25 outstanding organizations that received $125,000 each to preserve affordable housing in their communities. Award winners from Maine to Florida received a total of […]

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  • RAPID RE-HOUSING PROGRAM EXPANSION

    We are pleased to announce the expansion of our rapid re-housing program, effective October 1, 2017. Housing Up now has the capacity to serve an additional 120 families in rapid re-housing, bringing our current capacity to 265 families. Our rapid re-housing expansion is in response to the high demand of services for families experiencing homelessness. […]

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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 12th Annual North American Passive […]

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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 belief, all deserve housing they […]

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  • COCKTAILS FOR A CAUSE @ BAR CHARLEY!

    Join us at Bar Charley on Tuesday, August 1st to support our efforts to end family homelessness in the District while enjoying a cocktail or two. Bar Charley will donate 10% of the night’s proceeds to Housing Up so the more, the merrier! Bar Charley’s happy hour is from 5-6:30; be sure to take advantage […]

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  • LIVING IN THE CITY 2017: THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

    One Day Until Living in the City 2017!  Tomorrow night, we will gather for Living in the City 2017. We’re looking forward to sharing the evening with you! Below you’ll find all the information you should know before you go… How to Get There Living in the City 2017 will take place at Long View Gallery, […]

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  • THANKS TO OUR LIVING IN THE CITY 2017 SPONSORS!

    As Living in the City 2017 quickly approaches, we want to take a moment and recognize our sponsors, whose commitment to improving the lives of the 600 families we serve is demonstrated by their generous donations. From the Housing Up board, staff, and, most importantly, our clients, we thank you! If you’re interested in becoming […]

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  • CONGRATS TO OUR FUTURE COLLEGE GRADUATES!

    Last week, we honored two of our rapid re-housing clients who were recently accepted to college. Our education and training coordinator, Crystal Stewart, worked with both clients throughout the past year to prepare them for testing, guide them through the application process and provide encouragement. Both clients, Sasha and Arlette, worked hard to overcome challenges […]

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  • LIVING IN THE CITY 2017!

    We are currently planning Living in the City 2017, our most important fundraiser of the year. Living in the City brings together our loyal supporters, dedicated volunteers and passionate staff to celebrate and raise money for the more than 600 families we serve. For more information on the event, sponsorship opportunities and tickets, please click and visit […]

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