4th Graders Inspire Action


The Lyft Grocery Access Program has been extended through the end of July. The pilot program was set to end in June, but fourth grade students from Sidwell Friends School wrote letters to inspire change. We are grateful to these students and to our friends at Lyft for supporting healthy food access for families in […]

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A Conversation with Kim R. Ford

Get to know our new President & CEO, Kim R. Ford. Facilitated by: David Gregory, CNN political analyst and Martha’s Table Board Member

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Join us at a Summer Market!

Summer markets are open to the entire community. Shop at no-cost for beautiful, high-quality, fresh produce and pantry items. Volunteers needed! Have fun, get some sun, and help us spread the JOY of healthy eating. Sign up here.

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Closed for the Holiday: DC Emancipation Day


In observance of DC Emancipation Day, Martha’s Table will be closed on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. McKenna’s Wagon and volunteer shifts at The Maycroft will continue to operate on a normal schedule. All other programs (Education, Outfitters, and Martha’s Table Markets at The Commons and The Maycroft) are closed and will resume on Wednesday, April […]

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Meet Us at The Maycroft – Doors Open on Wednesday, March 6, 2019!


An exciting transition awaits Martha’s Table at the end of the month. We will host our last day of programming at our historic 14th Street location on Thursday, February 28, 2019. All of our high-quality programs (early childhood education, healthy food supports, and volunteer opportunities) will move with us to our newly renovated, thoughtfully designed […]

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Inclement Weather Updates – Wednesday, February 20, 2019


Updated: Wednesday, February 20 at 6:45 AM Due to inclement weather, Martha’s Table programs and offices will be closed on Wednesday, February 20, 2019. The only program that will operate is McKenna’s Wagon – our mobile food van delivering hot meals downtown to neighbors experiencing homelessness or hunger. Thank you to our dedicated McKenna’s Wagon […]

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Join Us at The Table: Community Dinners


Join us at the Table for a  Community Dinner: an opportunity to gather and nourish that is open to all, at no-cost. Thank you to Susan Gage Caterers​ for creating a delicious meal . . . cozy and comforting pot pie is on the menu. – Bring a friend, bring your family. – RSVP required. […]

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Affected by the Shutdown? WE STAND WITH YOU.


As the government shutdown continues, Martha’s Table is responding to the increased need for healthy food to support thousands of federal workers as well as employees in DC industries – restaurant, food trucks, federal contracts, etc. – who are feeling the effects of the furlough. Guests are welcome to shop for fresh produce and pantry […]

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Community Harvest Dinner


Join us as we celebrate the fall season with a delicious meal for all to enjoy! Saturday, November 17 | 10:00 am – 4:00 pm | Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church Panorama Room (1600 Morris Rd. SE) Free face painting, crafts, and dancing will be available. Also, our partners from Kicks 4 the […]

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Family Nutrition and Cooking Workshops at The Commons


In partnership with UDC, Martha’s Table invites our families and neighbors to sign-up for a FREE Family Nutrition and Cooking Workshop series. Dates: November 5 – 9 (Monday through Friday) Time: 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM Location: The Commons (2375 Elvans Rd. SE.) Participants will learn how to: Plan nutritious meals Increase physical activity Practice […]

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East of the River Book Festival

Celebrate the joy of reading!   The 5th Annual East of the River Book Festival is around the corner! This free event will highlight to work of indie writers, small publishers, and book shops. Saturday, October 20, 2018| 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM|  Thurgood Marshall Academy Public Charter High School (2427 Martin Luther King Jr. […]

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