Chico’s REFRESHES Martha’s Table


In early October, Chico’s stores around the DC Metro area held REFRESH parties – 10% of proceeds went to Martha’s Table.

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Ford’s Focus on Hunger


Ford Motor Company’s recently reached out to Martha’s Table regarding an opportunity to receive a $10,000 donation. Ford is inviting people to create a video no longer than 2 minutes, and submit it via the Ford Focus Facebook page.

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Donations Needed for Christmas Community Dinner


The Annual Christmas Community Dinner is only a week away and we are in need of the following donations:

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Helping Out, From the Streets to City Hall

Martha’s Table in the News: USA Today article about community service.

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Martha’s Table Hosts the First Family for Thanksgiving


President Obama Celebrates Thanksgiving by Distributing Food Baskets and Volunteering with Area Children.

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Martha’s Table Partners with Donovan McNabb for Thanksgiving


Washington Redskins Quarterback Celebrates His Birthday by Distributing Food Baskets to Area Children and Families Martha’s Table announced today a partnership with Donovan McNabb, quarterback of the Washington Redskins, and his family, to distribute Thanksgiving food baskets to the Washington, D.C. community. Overall, the McNabb family and Martha’s Table handed out 100 Thanksgiving baskets to […]

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WALK WEEK!! 2010 Help the Homeless Walkathon


REGISTRATION HAS BEEN EXTENDED for the Help the Homeless Walkathon. Please register to come down to the National Mall or to become a Virtual Walker.

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Volunteering Around the Holidays


Get the urge to help out around the Holidays? Read on to find out how you can help in more ways than just on Thanksgiving Day!

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New Data Released by USDA


New Data Show Nearly 13 Percent of Washington D.C. Households Struggling with Hunger as Recession Hits.

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Needed: Winter Clothing, Thermals and Coats


As winter sets in, more and more clients are coming to us for clothing to bundle up.

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Friends of Martha’s Table


All donations received before November 15th towards “Friends of Martha’s Table” will receive a 20% match from Fannie Mae in honor of the Help the Homeless Campaign.

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Video: Fox News – Charitable Donations


Charitable donations are at an all-time low. Charities that FOX 5 spoke to say that this is the “new reality,” so they’re changing their business model to survive. At Martha’s Table on 14th Street in D.C., the countdown is on to the critical holiday season and donations aren’t as bountiful as in years past.

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Special Donation Needed


Special Donation Needed: We are looking for a NEW/USED passenger mini-bus for our Daycare and Children’s Programs.  The mini-bus is mainly used to safely transfer the children to and from school and to go on field trips (photo is of the daycare children at the Zoo!). If you have any information on where we could […]

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Photos: 30th Anniversary


Attached are photos from our recent 30th Anniversary Celebration.

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Martha’s Table 30th Anniversary Celebration


If you are interested in attending the event on Tuesday, September 21st, please contact Kim Lyons, Development and Volunteer Manager at or visit the event website at

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