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Community Minute: Help for families in need of permanent housing

Homestretch assists homeless families with securing permanent housing and to attain employment skills. 

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Community Minute: HIV/STI testing and prevention resource in the D.C. region

Metro TeenAIDS provides HIV/STD prevention resources and testing to individuals in the metropolitan region.

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Community Minute: Spreading awareness of domestic violence and supporting survivors

Becky’s Fund is a nonprofit organization which provides direct services and educational programs to survivors of domestic violence. 

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Community Minute: Spreading the word about local nonprofits through theater

Hope Operas raises awareness of and provides financial support to local charities through original theatre productions. 

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Community Minute: Internships and professional opportunities for high school students

Urban Alliance provides professional internships to high school students. 

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Community Minute: Academic Assistance And Skills Development For Youth In And Around D.C.

The Latin American Youth Center provides academic assistance, community development, workforce training, and social services to young people in and around Washington, D.C., and Maryland. 

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Community Minute: Generating Jobs And Economic Development Through Food

La Cocina VA is a nonprofit organization in the Washington, D.C., metro area which provides access to job opportunities and career certification for unemployed and underemployed members of the community.

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Community Minute: Support For Children Experiencing Homelessness

The Homeless Children’s Playtime Project provides support services to children experiencing homelessness at shelters and transitional living programs across the District.

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Community Minute: Healthy Living Through Gardening

The Green Scheme encourages healthy living through community gardening and education. 

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Community Minute: Organic farm provides employment for adults with disabilties

Red Wiggler Community Farm provides employment for adults with developmental disabilities on a 12-acre farm in Clarksburg, Md.