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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Spreading Love at Anacostia River Fest


Were you there? If so, tag us in a photo! We had such a great time meeting neighbors and spreading the joy of healthy eating at last weekend’s Anacostia River Festival at Anacostia Park. Member of MT’s Youth Council joined Chef Rob and other staff to pass out delicious apple-cabbage saute samples (with food prep […]

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Galley Foods to Partner with Martha’s Table to Increase Access to Healthy Meals in SE


Galley and Martha’s Table are proud to partner during the month of April to increase access to high quality affordable food. All month long Martha’s Outfitters, our community thrift store in South East, will feature a pop-up shop with refrigerated chef-prepared healthy meals. The meals are packaged for children, individuals, couples and families all priced between […]

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Martha’s Table Receives Civic Spirit Award


  We are incredibly grateful to accept the Civic Spirit Award from The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region! Join us on March 20, 2017 at Arena Stage, where we will be recognized for our work supporting our community. Thank you to CFNCR for honoring us, and for being such an invaluable partner to […]

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Commons Learning Project


In collaboration with the Horning Family Fund, Horning Brothers, and Community of Hope, we will be working in the coming months to understand the assets and challenges facing the Hillsdale neighborhood and to gather community feedback to ensure a mix of programs that will spur a healthy start and strengthen health and well-being for all families.

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United Way NCA Creates Emergency Assistance Fund and Challenges the Region’s Corporate Community


“We are planning for greatly increased demand for food as the shutdown continues to impact federal workers but also the many employees in DC industries who are also feeling the downturn,” said Patty Stonesifer, President & CEO, Martha’s Table. “Recovery will not be quick….

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Whole Foods: Community Partner!


On Friday, January 18th, the Tenleytown, P Street and Foggy Bottom Whole Foods Markets made a significant donation of food to Martha’s Table.

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Ford Theatre Society Audiences Raise More Than $88,000 For Martha’s Table


Ford’s Theatre Society announced that a donation drive during performances of A Christmas Carol has raised $88,040.67 for the Washington-based charity Martha’s Table. Donations were collected November 18-December 26, 2012. In addition to the curtain call collection, patrons also were encouraged to make donations through the Ford’s Theatre Box Office and members of the Ford’s […]

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Grab & Give @ Whole Foods


For just $10 you can GRAB a bag of non-perishables at Whole Foods in DC and GIVE it to Martha’s Table. Help Families in Need this December.

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Walk With Us and Tell Us Why


Saturday, November 3rd come out and support your favorite non-profit by walking in our HELP THE HOMELESS MINI-WALK!

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Let’s Move!


“Our Let’s Move! event was great because of the attention it brought to the important issue of childhood obesity and the fun and easy solutions it highlighted…” – Lindsey Buss

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In Memoriam


Frank H. Pearl

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UPDATE: Mrs. Obama’s Mentees Visit Martha’s Table


We recently shared a story of First Lady Obama’s mentees visiting Martha’s Table from London, here is an article on their experience from The Telegraph

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Mrs. Obama’s Mentees Visit Martha’s Table


We had a hard working crew of high school students here today from the First Ladies’ Mentee Program.

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Parent Health and Nutrition Class


Aunty Oye has started a series of parent nutrition cooking classes.

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