STANDING WITH NEIGHBORS DESPITE THE STORM

02.16.2016

At Martha’s Table, we are committed to supporting our most vulnerable neighbors in times of need, 365 days a year. These doors stay open rain, shine, or crippling winter blizzard! Over the weekend of January 22, throughout the storm, Martha’s Table’s emergency lobby market—featuring fresh produce and healthy pantry staples—remained open for families and neighbors […]

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STUDENTS ADOPT A LOCAL MARKET

On a Thursday afternoon in December, a group of high school students pours into Center City Public Charter School. The students are visiting from Friendship Tech Prep Academy, a neighboring Ward 8 school, to volunteer at Center City’s monthly Joyful Food Market, which they adopted for the school year.  The group begins their volunteer shift […]

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TREASURE, TIME, VOICE: SPOTLIGHT ON NATIONAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

For more than a decade, The National Presbyterian Church has been a strong supporter and faith-based partner of Martha’s Table. Martha’s Table President and CEO Patty Stonesifer spoke with Reverend Donna Marsh, Associate Pastor for Serve Ministries, to learn more about the church and its special connection to Martha’s Table. What does National Presbyterian Church’s […]

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LETTER FROM PATTY STONESIFER

Dear Friend: Thanks to you, this past year was a monumental one for Martha’s Table. You helped us expand to 22 monthly free, pop-up grocery markets, serve over 1 million meals, and announced plans for an exciting expansion to Ward 8, where we will open a new center in 2018. In the enclosed newsletter, you’ll […]

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MARTHA’S TABLE CELEBRATES THE HARVEST

Days before Thanksgiving, on a crisp Sunday afternoon, the Martha’s Table community gathered to celebrate the season with a Community Harvest. As staff, volunteers, neighbors, supporters, and longtime visitors mingled over a holiday meal of turkey, stuffing, pasta, and salad, musicians crooned “At Last” and “My Cherie Amore,” while many danced and joined in for […]

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Announcing: Summer Markets!

06.03.2015

Martha’s Table is hosting markets (11 of them!) in July & August for the children and families that we support during the school year. Families with students enrolled in the following schools are invited to join us at any market this summer: Amidon-Bowen, Anne Beers, Browne Ed, Burroughs Ed., Garrison, Hendley, Moten, Neval Thomas, Powell, Stanton, Smothers […]

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Taste of Spring

04.08.2014

We need your help! Sponsor at table or volunteer on May 3 for the Taste of Spring event.

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Now More Than Ever

10.02.2013

the Federal Government shutdown and the devastating cuts in federal and local food Our emergency food assistance will continue throughout assistance for children and families in crisis. If you want to take action RIGHT NOW to help your neighbors – DONATE to feed the children, families, and neighbors who are hungry today.(Our wholesale purchasing power doubles the […]

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Nordstrom’s Volunteers @ Martha’s Outfitters with United Way

09.19.2013

Nordstrom Pentagon City teamed up with United Way of the National Capital Area (UWNCA) to bring their expertise to Martha’s Outfitters 14th St.

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Volunteer Appreciation Event

11.15.2012

Join us for the Annual Volunteer Appreciation Event on Tuesday, December 4th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

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A Visit from Scotland

11.01.2012

so grassroots organizations such as Martha’s Table are the best places to begin that education.

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KPMG

10.18.2012

This past Friday, Martha’s Table hosted 40 volunteers from KPMG LLP, a tax audit advisory firm. We were planning their day of service for weeks, and finally the day came. 40 of them stepped off the bus and into our kitchen, ready to get to work.

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Playground and Team Building

09.11.2012

September 2012 marks the fourth annual 9/11 National Day of Service & Remembrance, which includes over 5,500 volunteers…

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Marie and Nick

09.05.2012

Nick and Marie Breslin are a Martha’s Table’s Son and Mother committed volunteer team. Marie has been volunteering with Martha’s Table for about four years.  Marie started by volunteering for food preparation program and now is a pivotal part of the food program.  Marie helps Martin Brooker, our Food Program Manager, to manage the non-perishable […]

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Community Health Fair 2012

07.20.2012

“Martha’s Table and Small Smiles Dental Centers of Washington, D.C. was happy to host such a great community event made possible by so many generous local partners,” says Director of the Child Development Center, Simone Johnson.

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