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What I’ve Learned At Thrive DC

By: Greg Rockwell

Chris Nance is the former Volunteer and Communications Coordinator. He started at Thrive as the Assistant Morning Program Coordinator where he worked for three years before moving into a new position to increase Thrive’s outreach… Read More »

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Thrive 365 Gala Press Release

By: Greg Rockwell

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 18, 2014 CONTACT: Alicia Horton 202-503-1522 Alicia@thrivedc.org Thrive DC Offers our Homeless Hope and Opportunity WASHINGTON, DC – In a difficult economic climate where joblessness and economic hardship remains… Read More »

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SNAP Challenge Day 6!

By: Greg Rockwell

For yesterday’s blog, click here for Day 5 Brenna Breakfast: Thrive DC $0.00 Bagel Scrambled Eggs Turkey Sausage Salad Apple Potatoes Lunch: French Onion Soup     $0.99 Dinner: Home Seafood Jambalaya1 glass of Cabernet Sauvignon     $0.00… Read More »

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Snap Challenge Day 5!

By: Greg Rockwell

To see yesterday’s blog, click here for Day 4. Brenna SNAP Challenge DAY 5: Breakfast (Thrive DC): Salad Toast Spaghetti Carbanara Fruit Salad Apple     $0.00 Lunch: Roasted Turkey Sandwich with Lettuce and Tomato     $7.99 Dinner:… Read More »

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SNAP Challenge Day 4

By: Greg Rockwell

Brenna SNAP Challenge Day 4: Breakfast (Thrive): Hard Boiled Egg Italian Sausage Cinnamon Raisin Bagel Grits Salad Lunch (Thrive) Pepperoni Pizza Dinner: Protein Berry Smoothie Jamba Juice     $7.91 Total for the week: $17.86 Today,… Read More »

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SNAP Challenge Day 3!

By: Greg Rockwell

With the #SNAPChallenge this week, it seems like a good time to give attention to one of Thrive DC’s biggest in-kind sponsors, Pret a Manger. Pret only sells fresh food made daily, so anything they… Read More »

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SNAP Challenge Day 2

By: Greg Rockwell

For Day 1, click here. Brenna SNAP Challenge DAY 2: Turkey From A Can Breakfast: Thrive DC Scrambled Eggs     $0.00 Toast      $0.00 Sausage Link     $0.00 Apple     $0.00… Read More »

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SNAP Challenge Day 1!!

By: Greg Rockwell

This week DC Hunger Solutions, Virginia Hunger Solutions, and Maryland Hunger Solutions have encouraged everyone in the DMV area to take the SNAP Challege* and spread awareness about hunger. Two staff members from Thrive DC,… Read More »

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What to say to the homeless? Invite them to Thrive DC!

By: Greg Rockwell

Over the weekend we posted an article titled “Ever Wondered What To Say To A Homeless Person? Here Are 5 Things To Say And 5 Things Not To Say.” It was one of our most… Read More »

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Meet Mackie, Our New EngageDC Intern!

By: Greg Rockwell

Hi! My name is Mackie Abergel, a sophomore at The George Washington University School of Business, and I am so excited to begin my internship at Thrive DC! Moving to DC inspired me to dig… Read More »