Washington City Paper: Advocates Call for Increased Homelessness Prevention Funding at Vigil

July 19, 2021

Yesterday, residents, officials, and homelessness advocates attended a memorial for 43 local people who have died in 2021 without housing. The vigil at Foundry United Methodist Church came before the D.C. Council budget vote this Tuesday, when lawmakers will make decisions about how much to invest in rent assistance, homelessness protections, and support for groups hit especially hard during the pandemic.

Read full article