Support for the Homeless

The William S. Abell Foundation supports organizations that provide services for the homeless as part of our core mission with grants that are awarded quarterly that typically do not exceed $25,000 per grantee.

DEADLINES:

  • Letters of Intent Due: April 1, July 1, October 1 and January 1
  • Proposal Due: April 15, July 15, October 15 and January 15

Before submitting a letter of intent or application, review the  guidelines below and then go to Am I Eligible?

Grant requests must be from nonprofits operating in:

  • The District of Columbia;
  • Montgomery, Prince George’s, Charles, Calvert, and St. Mary’s counties in Maryland.

The Foundation will consider applications for:

  • Homeless shelters;
  • Transitional Housing;
  • Services for the homeless.

The Foundation will not consider applications for:

  • Consecutive year grants;
  • 501 (c) (3) organizations that do not have a 509 (a) (1) or (2) status.

Our recent grants supporting the homeless:

SCROLL DOWN FOR A LIST OF LINKS AND ADDRESSES FOR GRANTS AWARDED FOR THE HOMELESS:

A Wider Circle, Inc.

9159-C Brookville Road

Silver Spring, MD 20910

http://www.awidercircle.org/index-1.html

 

Anchor Mental Health Association

1001 Lawrence Street NE

Washington, DC 20017

http://www.catholiccharitiesdc.org/page.aspx?pid=354

 

Anne Frank House, Inc.

2850 Quebec Street, NW

Washington, DC 20008

http://www.anne-frank-house.org/

 

Bethesda Cares, Inc.

7728 Woodmont Ave

Bethesda, MD 20814

http://www.bethesdacares.com

 

Boarder Babies Project, LTD.

524 Irving Street, NW

Washington, DC 20010

Unknown Website Address

 

Byte Back

815 Monroe Street NE

Washington, DC 20017

http://www.byteback.org/index2.php

 

Calvary Women's Services, Inc.

110 Maryland Avenue NE Suite 103

Washington, DC 20002

http://www.calvaryservices.org/

 

Capital Interfaith Hospitality (Network)

4200 Butterworth Place NW

Washington, DC 20016

http://www.blessedsacramentdc.org/capitol-interfaith-hospitality-network...

 

Capitol Hill Group Ministry

421 Seward Square SE

Washington, DC 20003

http://www.capitolhillgroupministry.org/

 

Catholic Charities' Mt Carmel House

924 G Street NW

Washington, DC 20001

https://www.catholiccharitiesdc.org/mtcarmel

 

Central Union Mission

1350 R Street NW

Washington, DC 20009

http://missiondc.org/

   

Christ House                                                             

1717 Columbia Road NW       

Washington, DC 20009

www.christhouse.org/

 

Community Family Life Services

305 E St NW

Washington, DC 20001

www.cflsdc.org/home.cfm

 

Community Ministries of Rockville                       

30 Courthouse Square #200

Rockville, MD 20850

http://www.cmrocks.org/

 

Cornerstone Community                                         

2720 Ontario Road NW

Washington, DC  20009

 www.dccornerstone.org/

 

DC Central Kitchen, Inc.

425 2nd Street NW

Washington, DC 20001

http://www.dccentralkitchen.org/

 

Diane's House, Inc.

2623 Bladensburg, Rd., NE

Washington, DC 20018

http://dianeshouse.org/

 

Downtown Cluster Congregations                       

1313 New York Ave NW                                                                  

Washington, DC 20005

www.downtowncluster.org/

 

Dwelling Place

610 E Diamond Avenue Suite 300

Gaithersburg, MD 20877

http://www.dwellingplaceinc.org/

                                    

Father McKenna Center

19 E Street NW

Washington, DC 20001

www.stalschurchdc.org/mckenna.htm

 

Friendship Place

4713 Wisconsin Avenue NW

Washington, DC 20016

http://www.cchfp.org/

 

Georgetown Ministry Center

1041 Wisconsin Ave NW

Washington, DC 20007

http://www.georgetownministrycenter.org/GMC/Home.html

 

Green Door

1623 16th St., NW

Washington, DC 20009

http://www.greendoor.org/

 

Homeless Children's Playtime Project, Inc.

1525 Newton Street, NW

Washington, DC 20010

http://www.playtimeproject.net/

 

Hope and a Home, Inc.

1439 R Street NW

Washington, DC 20009

http://www.hopeandahome.org/

 

House of Ruth                                                          

5 Thomas Circle NW                                  

Washington, DC 20005

www.houseofruth.org/

 

Housing Opportunities Community Partners, Inc.

10400 Dentrick Ave

Kensington, MD 20895

http://www.hocommunitypartners.org/

 

Housing Unlimited, Inc.

1398 Lamberton Drive Ste G1

Silver Spring, MD 20902

http://www.housingunlimited.org/

 

Ignatian Volunteer Corps

218 11th St NE

Washington, DC 20002

www.ivcusa.org/region_pages/dcmd.html

 

Institute of Urban Living, Inc.

3536 Minnesota Ave SE

Washington, DC 20019

http://www.hyacinths.org/iul.html

 

Interfaith Works Inc

114 W Montgomery Ave

Rockville, MD 20850                                                                     

www.iworksmc.org/

 

Jesuit Volunteer Corps

801 St. Paul Street

Baltimore, MD 21202

https://www.jesuitvolunteers.org/

 

JHP

1526 Pennsylvania Ave SE

Washington, DC 20003

http://www.jobshavepriority.org/

 

Joseph's House, Inc.

1730 Lanier Place NW

Washington, DC 20009

http://www.josephshouse.org/

 

Jubilee Housing, Inc.

1640 Columbia Road

Washington, DC 20009

http://www.jubileehousing.org/template/index.cfm

 

Jubilee Jobs

2712 Ontario Road NW

Washington, DC 20009

www.jubileejobs.org/

 

Lifestyles Inc

612 East Charles

La Plata, MD 20646

www.lifestylesofmd.org/

 

Mary House

4303 13th St NE                                                                            

Washington, DC 20017

http://www.maryhouse.org/

 

Mentoring Today

2309 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE

Washington, DC 20020

http://www.mentoringtoday.org/

 

Mission of Love Charities, Inc.

6180 Old Central Avenue

Capitol Heights, MD 20731-0544

http://www.molinc.org/

 

Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless

600 B East Gude Drive

Rockville, MD 20850    

www.mcch.net/

 

N Street Village, Inc.

1333 N Street NW

Washington, DC 20005

http://www.nstreetvillage.org/

 

Neighbors' Consejo

3118 16th Street NW

Washington, DC 20010

http://www.neighborsconsejo.org/

 

New Endeavors by Women

611 N Street NW

Washington, DC 20001

http://www.newendeavorsbywomen.org/

 

Nick's Place

4604 W Caroline Ave

Beltsville, MD 20705                                                          

www.nicksplace.org/

 

Open Arms Housing

57 O Street NW

Washington, DC 20001

https://openarmshousing.org/

 

Pathways to Housing DC

101 Q Street, NW, Suite G

Washington, DC 20002

http://www.pathwaystohousing.org/content/city_washington_dc

 

Perry School Community Services Center, Inc.

128 M Street, NW, Suite # 100

Washington, DC 20001

http://www.perryschool.org/

 

Project Create

2401 Virginia Avenue NW

Washington, DC 20037

http://www.projectcreatedc.org/

 

Project ECHO, Inc.

300 Main Street

Prince Frederick, MD 20678

http://www.projectecho.net/

 

Rachael's Women's Center

1222 11th St NW

Washington, DC 20001

http://www.rachaels.org/template/index.cfm

 

Ready Willing and Working Inc

30 Massachusetts Ave NE

Washington, DC 20002

http://readywillingworking.wordpress.com/

 

St. Luke's House

6040 Southport Drive

Bethesda, MD 20009

www.stlukeshouse.org/index.html

 

Samaritan Inns, Inc.                                                 

2523 14th St NW                                                                         

Washington, DC 20009

www.samaritaninns.org/template/index.cfm

 

Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington

1516 Hamilton Street NW

Washington DC 20011

www.samaritanministry.org/2006/index.htm

 

So Others Might Eat

71 O Street NW

Washington DC 20001

www.some.org/

 

Stepping Stones Shelter

PO Box 712

Rockville, MD 20848

http://www.steppingstonesshelter.org/Home_Page.html

 

Street Sense, Inc.

1317 G Street NW

Washington, DC 20005

http://www.streetsense.org/

 

STRIVE DC, Inc.

715 I Street NE

Washington, DC 20002

http://www.strivedc.org/

 

The Salvation Army

2626 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Washington, DC 20037

http://virginiasalvationarmy.org/ncac/

 

The Shepherd's Table, Inc.

8210-A Colonial Lane

Silver Spring, MD 20910

http://www.shepherdstable.org/

 

The Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless

1200 U Street NW

3rd Floor

Washington, DC 20009

http://www.legalclinic.org/

 

Transitional Assistance Program (TAP)

Chevy Chase Presbyterian Church

One Chevy Chase Circle, NW

Washington, DC 20015

http://www.chevychasepc.org/transition-assistance-program/

 

Transitional Housing Corporation

5101 16th Street NW

Washington, DC 20011

 http://www.thcdc.org/

 

United States Veterans Initiative

1712 14th Street NW Suite 3-1

Washington, DC 20011

http://www.usvetsinc.org/washingtondc/

 

Unity Health Care, Inc.

1220 12th St, SE, Suite 120

Washington, DC 20003

http://www.unityhealthcare.org/

 

Visitor Services Center

1422 Massachusetts Ave SE

Washington, DC 20003

http://www.vscdcjails.net/

 

Volunteers of America, Inc.

7901 Annapolis Road, Suite 200

Lanham, MD 20706-1334

http://www.voa.org/Local-Offices/Volunteers-of-America-Chesapeake.aspx

 

Woodley House, Inc.

1221 Taylor Street NW

Washington, DC 20011

http://www.woodleyhouse.org/index.html

 

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