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88.3 Ocean City: Helping the elderly live active and productive lives

Maintaining Active Citizens is a nonprofit organization dedicated to addressing the needs of aging citizens in Dorchester, Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties in Maryland.

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Community Minute: Helping men and women experiencing homelessness rebuild their lives

Friendship Place is a nonprofit organization working to empower men and women experiencing homelessness in the D.C. metro area to rebuild their lives with the help of the community.

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Community Minute: Health care services for uninsured and underinsured families in the District

Mary’s Center is a nonprofit organization that delivers health care, education, and social services to residents of the District of Columbia with a focus on uninsured and underinsured families.

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88.3 Ocean City: Helping youth on the Eastern Shore reach high school graduation

Kids of Honor is an incentive program that attempts to reach local struggling youth in the lower counties of Maryland’s Eastern Shore, and help them through to high school graduation.

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Community Minute: Developing affordable housing in Montgomery Co.

Montgomery Housing Partnership (MHP) is the largest nonprofit housing developer in Montgomery Co., Md.

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Community Minute: Providing economic opportunities for people experiencing homelessness

Street Sense is a D.C.-based 16-page biweekly street newspaper that features news, editorials, poems and art about homelessness, poverty, and other social issues.

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Community Minute: Working to break the cycle of homelessness in D.C.

SOME (So Others Might Eat) is an interfaith, community-based organization that helps the poor and homeless of our nation's capital.

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Community Minute: Food, clothing and services for homeless families in Washington, D.C.

Martha’s Table is a nonprofit organization helping individuals in Washington, D.C., deal with the immediate effects of poverty.

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Community Minute: Overnight shelter serving homeless Hispanic men

La Casa Shelter is one of the few English-Spanish bilingual low-barrier overnight shelters in the District.