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Miriam's Kitchen in the News, 2015

7/28/15, Washington Post, In the "Reverse Peace Corps" Future Leaders From Abroad Hone Their Skills
7/16/15, Community Wealth Partners, Making the "Impossible" Possible To Create Transformational Change
7/15/15, WAMU, Advocates Say That Ending Homelessness Among Veterans Is Possible
7/10/15, WAMU's Metro Connection, Longtime Chef for the Homeless Hangs Up His Apron
7/08/15, WTOP, Chef Who Revolutionized Homeless Food Program Says Goodbye After 14 Years
7/02/15, America's Charities, Help Homeless Veterans This July 4th
7/01/15, Washington Business Journal, In the Spotlight: Ken Quaglio
6/29/15, DCist, Volunteer D.C.: 14 Ways to Combat Hunger in the District
6/12/15, WAMU, As D.C. Heats Up, Advocates Urge Residents Not to Forget the Homeless
5/07/15, Mashable, Chicken Soup for the Facebook Soul: How Social Media is Helping Fight Homelessness in Washington, D.C.
4/13/15, Washington Post, Ben's Chili Bowl Saves Homeless Kitchen From Power Outage
4/13/15, Daily Do Good, Welcome to Miriam's Kitchen
4/09/15, America's Charities, Ben's Chili Bowl Comes to the Rescue to Help Miriam's Kitchen Guests
4/02/15, Washington City Paper, In Bowser's Budget, A Needed Boost to Homeless Services
4/02/15, The Wilson Quarterly, Tony Burns' Long Way Home
3/29/15, Washington Post, A Good CEO is a Good Citizen
3/28/15, Huffington Post, How Giving Homes to the Homeless Reduces Homelessness
3/21/15, Street Sense, Running to Recovery
3/16/15,, This App Recommends Volunteer Opportunities Based on the News You Read
3/13/15, CBS News, New Platform Gives Homeless Artists Hope, Opportunity
3/11/15, Street Sense, The Cost of Doing Nothing
3/06/15, MintPress News, With New Mayor, Washington Still Facing Homeless ‘Crisis’ One Year After Girl’s Disappearance
2/28/15, Washington Post, When Chefs Want Squab or Yak or Even Guinea Pig, This is the Man They Call
2/27/15, Washington City Paper, Beyond Human Cost, D.C. Homelessness Comes with a Big Price Tag
2/26/15, GW Hatchett, Shelters Feel Pressure as D.C. Faces Cold Winter
2/26/15 BizNow, Six Nonprofits Curing Homelessness
2/20/15, WAMU's Metro Connection, Homeless Residents Advocate Their Agenda With "People for Fairness" Group
2/20/15, WAMU's Metro Connection, From Homeless to Hopeful: Waldon Adams Reflects On Wins In A Rollercoaster Life

Miriam's Kitchen in the News, 2014

12/29/14, WRC4, D.C. Mayor-Elect Muriel Bowser Meets with Homeless at Miriam's Kitchen
12/28/14, Washington Post, For Once-Homeless Artist, A Big Sale Makes the Holidays Bright
12/25/14, WUSA9, Miriam's Kitchen Provides Warm Holiday Meals
12/25/14, WTOP, Miriam's Kitchen Gives Homeless Christmas Cheer
12/21/14, Washington Post, Big Business Gets Generous
12/19/14, ThinkProgress, "I Don't Deserve to Die On the Street": Inside a Funeral for the Homeless
12/3/14,, Cities Are Trying to Restrict Feeding the Homeless. But Other Policies Actually Work.
12/2/14, WRC4, Giving Tuesday: Ways to Help in the D.C. Area
11/28/14, Fox News, Recipe for Success in the Fight to End Hunger
11/25/14,, Former Restaurant Chefs Serve Gourmet Meals to the Homeless (with a side of compassion)
11/25/14, PBS NewsHour, Amazing Recipes From Chefs Who Feed the Homeless
11/24/14, The Today Show, Today Anchors Take to Road on Bikes to Stamp Out Hunger
11/14/14, WTOP, Thanksgiving Sides From Your Farmer's Market
11/11/14. EdibleDC, To End Veteran Homelessness in DC: A Two-Way Street
11/11/14, Capitol News Service, A Veteran Kitchen
10/28/14, Deseret News, Charity, It Does A Body Good
10/19/14, Washington Post, Two Homeless Artists Find A Platform for Selling Their Work
08/28/14, WRC4, News 4's Backyard BBQ with Miriam's Kitchen
07/29/14, WUSA9, Miriam's Kitchen Tackles Homelessness 
07/15/14, Johnna Knows Good Food, Good Deed Tuesday: Yes! Cents for Change 
07/08/14, Washington Business Journal, Miriam's Kitchen Broadens Reach Into Housing
07/01/14, WTOP, On Pace: Ending Veteran Homelessness in D.C.
06/17/14, Capitol File, Miriam's Kitchen Hosts 2014 Mission Possible Gala
05/29/14, DCistAdvocates See Victories for Homeless in Budget, While Youth Funding is Still Lacking
05/20/14, WRC News 4 MidDay, The Homeless Need Help During the Warm Weather, Too
04/22/14, Roll Call, Miriam's Kitchen Carves Out New Award for Senator Chris Murphy
04/17/14, Think Progress, Two Homeless People Freeze to Death Just Miles from the White House
04/04/14, DCist, Coalition Praises Budget Committment to End Veteran Homelessness, But Seeks More for Entire Population
04/04/14, DCist, Actors Will Voice Stories Written By the Homeless, Tonight at Theatre J
04/01/14, New You, Picture Perfect, and Imperfect
03/31/14, NewsChannel 8, Homeless Lives: Unforgettable Personal Stories
03/28/14, WUSA9District Hopes to End Homelessness By 2017
03/27/14, WUSA9Life After Homelessness: Examining D.C.'s Homeless Crisis 
03/27/14, Huffington PostHomeless Lives: Unforgettable Personal Stories
03/15/14, Northwest Current, Area Group Aims to Help D.C.'s Homeless Seniors
03/12/14, Street Sense,  Painting the Way Home
03/7/14, The Diplomat, Greek Chef Spreads "Good Food and Love" at Miriam's Kitchen 
02/28/14, Think Progress, In Just 100 Days, DC Finds Homes for More Than 200 Homeless Veterans
02/27/14, DCist, Veterans NOW Coalition On Track to House Over 400 Homeless Veterans in D.C. By March 31
02/25/14, Johnna Knows Good Food, Good Deed Tuesday: S.E.A.R.
02/24/14, National Restaurant Association, National Restaurant Associoation Hosts Dinner for NonProfits Aiding Homeless 
02/14/14, WAMU's Metro ConnectionIn Love, Married -- and Homeless
02/14/14, Steet Sense, Sweetness On Demand
02/05/14, Dupont Current Effort to End Homelessness Gains D.C. Council Support
02/04/14,, Congress Finally Passes Farm Bill After Two Years
01/31/14, Think Progress, The Bone-Chilling, Heart-Wrenching Process of Counting the Nation's Homeless
01/30/14, DCist, Coalition Launches Campaign to End Chronic Homelessness in D.C. By 2017
01/30/14, GW Hatchet, Neighbors Team Up to End Homelessness in D.C.
01/22/14, Northwest CurrentGroups to Undertake Count of D.C. Homeless Next Week
01/07/14, Washington Post, At Miriam's Kitchen, Advocate Encourages Outdoor "Campers" to Come in From Frigid Cold
01/06/14, Washington Post, Homeless Advocates and Shelters Gearing Up for Cold Snap

Miriam's Kitchen in the News, 2013

12/25/13, WTTG, Miriam's Kitchen Makes Christmas Meals  
12/25/13, WJLA, Miriam's Kitchen Serves Christmas Meals to Needy
12/25/13, WTOP, Miriam's Kitchen Serves Breakfast to Homeless on Christmas Morning
12/21/13, Washington Post ,Advocates for Homeless Observe National Memorial Day
12/20/13, WUSA, Advocates March in Honor of Lives Lost, Homelessness Awareness
12/18/13, Foggy Bottom Current, Will We Let Homeless People Die on the Street?
11/25/13, Washington Post , Seven Worst Ways to Give to Give to Charity Over the Holidays
11/25/13, GW Hatchet, After 30 Years of Meals and Support, Miriam's Kitchen Eyes a Bigger Target: End Homelessness
11/25/13, Conscious Magazine, Giving Back: A Guide to Volunteering in Washington, D.C.
11/12/13, Voice of America, US Veterans Mark Holiday By Serving Meals to Homeless Vets
11/11/13,,Veterans Use Holiday to Help Homeless Vets
11/11/13, WAMU, Miriam's Kitchen Spotlights Service Members for Veterans Day
11/04/13, Gleaning and Feeding: Using Leftovers from Markets to Feed the Homeless
11/01/13, Washington Business Journal, How I Changed My Organization's Focus
10/29/13, WTTG, D.C. Winter Homeless Preparations,
10/22/13, Art 202, Announcing the 28th Annual Mayor's Arts Awards Winners
10/19/13, Washington Business Journal, D.C. Nonprofit Miriam's Kitchen Changes Its Focus
10/15/13, Street Sense, Miriam's Kitchen Celebrates 30 Years of Helping
10/14/13, Politico, Squirrels and Weeds Take Over White House Garden
10/07/13, Georgetown Patch, Tired of Museums Being Closed? Here's Art From the Heart
10/05/13,, Miriam's Kitchen: Beat the "Shutdown Blues" by Volunteering
10/01/13, Washington Post, Advocates Say Efforts to Reduce Chronic Homelessness Have Stalled Under Gray
08/27/13, Biznow, Six First Jobs
07/16/13, WJLA, D.C. heat: Homeless group warns of heat-related dangers
07/15/13, WUSA, Hero Central: Miriam’s Kitchen Breaks the Ice with the Homeless
07/11/13, NewsChannel8, Miriam’s Kitchen Curbside Cook-off in D.C.
05/22/13, The Northwest Current, DC's homeless need supportive housing
03/06/13, WJLA, Miriam's Kitchen welcomes homeless on snowy days 
02/15/13, Why Theater Matters, Because We Matter
02/14/13, GW Hatchet, Professional chefs set the tone at local soup kitchen
02/14/13, GW Hatchet, Miriam's Kitchen
02/05/13, Washington Diplomat, Miriam's Kitchen Fine-Tunes Menu For '100 Bowls of Compassion 2013'  
01/17/13, Washington Post, At Miriam’s Kitchen, chefs serve up gourmet meals and compassion to D.C.’s homeless 

Miriam's Kitchen In The News, 2012

12/14/12, WAMU 88.5, 'Stories From The Kitchen' Brings Homeless Residents' Stories To The Stage
12/13/12, United States Army News Archive, Old Guard Soldiers work to combat homelessness in DC
12/12/12, George Washington University Hospital, The George Washington University Hospital “Gives Back” This Holiday Season 
11/09/12, CNN, Opinion: Every day should be Veterans Day 
11/09/12, Huffington Post, Partnership Leads to New Beginning for Homeless Veterans 
11/8/12, WJLA, D.C. arm wrestling team: Strong-arming for a cause 
11/5/12, Wild Hunt,  Pagans, Tarot Community, Raise Funds for Sandy Relief 
10/29/12, O'Connell News, "Hunger Games" to Help the Homeless 
10/26/12, Greater Greater Washington, Passionate testimony fills 4-hour Housing Task Force hearing 
08/22/12, Home Goes Strong, Roasted Salmon Recipe with Coffee BBQ Sauce 
08/21/12, Street Sense, Like a Good Neighbor 
08/05/12, eJewish Philanthropy, Erica's Story 
06/29/12, Examiner, European Union Sponsors Dinner Event for DC Homeless 
05/17/12, Street Sense, Stretching Past Homelessness with Yoga 
05/11/12, Mollytics, 100 Bowls of Compassion at Miriam's Kitchen 
05/01/12, Street Sense, Giving Poverty a Voice Through Voting 
04/16/12, Washington Life, Charity Spotlight: Miriam's Kitchen 
03/26/12, Washington Post, Seeds of Change: White House Kitchen Garden's Influence 
03/18/12, Washington Post, Non-Profit Provides Seven Week of Leave, Paid Sabbaticals 
03/13/12, Nonprofit Roundtable, Miriam's Kitchen Earns Media Attention with Amazon Wish Lists 
03/06/12, Street Sense, Spring Art Show Celebrates Homeless Creativity 
02/15/12, Street Sense, Miriam's Kitchen: Art Therapy 
01/29/12, Dishes to Die For, Miriam's Kitchen Annual Gala: A Preview 
01/04/12, Ford's Theatre, 'A Christmas Carol' Audiences Raise More Than $83,000 for Miriam's Kitchen 
01/03/12, Washington Post, DC Tweeps 2011: Finally, the Winners 
01/02/12, America's Charities, Featured Charity: Miriam's Kitchen

Miriam's Kitchen In The News, 2011

12/25/11, Food Safety News,  Pledging a Serving of Love to Miriam's Kitchen 
12/12/11, Washington Post, DC Tweeps 2011: Q & A with 2010 Favorite Nonprofit Miriam's Kitchen 
11/23/11, Washington Post, Miriam's Kitchen Takes on a Finnish Flavor 
11/21/11, USA Today, Some Shelters Dish Out Organic Thanksgiving to Homeless 
08/04/11,,) At Miriam's Kitchen, the Case Work is Why the Kitchen Exists 
08/01/11, Washington Life, Get Out and Give Back: Cooking with Miriam's Kitchen 
07/20/11, The Chase Project, My First Day 
07/12/11, COK Helps DC Soup Kitchen Serve Meat-Free Meals on Fridays! 
07/08/11, Voices of Compassion, Church Lady Cake Diaries Why Miriam's Kitchen 
July 2011,, 15 Cities in 45 Days: Washington, DC 
07/01/11, Foodservice Monthly, The Art of Giving 
07/01/11, Chronicle of Philanthropy, Charities Use Amazon's Wish List for Needed Goods 
06/28/11, BisNow, Miriam's Kitchen!  
04/30/11, DCeventjunkie, The DC Foodies Do Good Group Volunteers at Miriam's Kitchen 
04/27/11,  Street Sense, Miriam's Kitchen Poets & Artists Celebrate Courageous Vision 
03/31/11, CW Philanthropy, Miriam's Kitchen 
03/02/11, Street Sense, Serving Up Beauty 

Miriam's Kitchen In The News, 2010

09/28/10, Washington Post, Charity Leaders Win $100,000 Grants 
09/11/10,, DC Chef Does Demo at Annapolis Mall 
08/17/10, AARP Blog, A Kitchen Full of Hope and Hearts 
08/06/10, WUSA9, Friday's Heroes: Miriam's Kitchen 
08/02/10,, Meatless Mondays (and Fridays) in DC 
07/22/10, Chronicle of Philanthropy,  A Day in the Life of a Soup Kitchen 
05/13/10, Brightest Young Things, What's In Your Fridge: Miriam's Kitchen 
04/17/10, Big Read, What's Cookin' at Miriam's Kitchen 
03/29/10, Fox 5 News, DC Foodies Do Good 
03/08/10, Huffington Post, Michelle Obama, Healthy Eating, and Our Church's Homeless Kitchen 
03/03/10, Street Sense, New Program at Miriam's Kitchen Offers More Than a Meal 
02/17/10, Voice of America, He Trained in the Restaurant Industry, and Now Serves the Homeless
02/15/10, NPR, Surprisingly Good for a Soup Kitchen 
02/11/10, WRGW, Community Soup Kitchen Helps Those in Need 
02/10/10, GW Hatchet, Local Homeless Shelters Remain Open in Blizzard Conditions 
02/10/10, DC Food for All, Miriam's Kitchen Open for Dinner 
02/09/10,, Miriam's Kitchen Remains Open as a Beacon for the Homeless 
01/28/10, barley&birch, 2 Truths & 1 Lie: Miriam's Kitchen Special Edition 
01/19/10, GW Hatchet, Local Homeless Shelter to Begin Offering New Services

Miriam's Kitchen In The News, 2009

12/03/09, BisNow, When the First Lady Shows Up... 
11/23/09, The District Dish, Steve Badt 
11/04/09, New York Times, A Bountiful Buzz 
10/31/09, Obama Foodorama, The White House Kitchen Garden By The Numbers 
09/30/09,, Soup Kitchen Yoga ,
09/28/09,, Case Study: Miriam's Kitchen 
09/11/09,Washington Post, For Homeless, Serenity Arrives on a Yoga Mat ,
09/09/09,Politics Daily, Homeless in America 
08/13/09,The Buzz Bin, @DCTwestival Beneficiary Miriam's Kitchen Gets Social 
08/10/09, Tactility, Miriam's Kitchen 
07/29/09,, Spotlight: Miriam's Kitchen 
07/23/09, Modern Age Mom, The Gift of Humanity ,
07/17/09, Washington Business Journal , DC's Miriam's Kitchen Rides Social Media Wave 
06/05/09, Washington Business Journal, Best Places To Work...No. 6 
05/27/09, Street Sense, Art Lights the Way at Miriam's Kitchen 
05/19/09, Obama Foodorama, The National Review Says... 
05/19/09, UNC Greensboro, Michelle Obama Lauds Service of UNCG Alumna 
05/01/09,  Obama Foodorama, A Night of Terrific Food for a Terrific Cause 
04/29/09, Washington Post, The First Garden's First Supper 
04/29/09, Washington Post, Making Themselves At Home Beyond the White House Walls 
04/24/09, Washington Post, Lawyer Donations Keep Legal Clinic Afloat 
04/14/09, Today, Nation Needs Youthful Idealism More Than Ever 
03/23/09, Washington Post, On DC Streets, the Cellphone as Lifeline 
03/18/09, WAMU 88.5 FM, Growth in Overall DC Homeless Population  
03/11/09,The Ethicurean, After Michelle Obama 
03/10/09, New York Times, Michelle Obama's Agenda Includes Healthful Eating 
03/05/09, Huffington Post, Michelle Obama Serves Lunch at Soup Kitchen 
03/05/09, Washington Post, At Miriam's Kitchen, Michelle Obama Feeds and Mingles with the Homeless 
03/05/09, The Caucus: New York Times Blog, Michelle Obama Serves Lunch at DC Nonprofit 
02/06/09, WAMU 88.5 FM Metro Connection, Straining the Safety Net 
02/03/09, Spotlight on Poverty, Treating Homelessness for the Long Term 
01/10/09, Washington Post, Fatally Beaten Homeless Man Lives On In The Songs He Sang 
01/02/09, WAMU 88.5 FM Marketplace, Nonprofits Keeping Tabs on Success