Community of Hope has been awarded a 2018 Top Workplaces Award by The Washington Post. This 2018 award is the fourth time in five years that the organization and its employees have received this award. The other years are 2014, 2016, and 2017. Community of Hope is the only top workplace with headquarters east of the river to gain this recognition and one of two human services and healthcare organizations serving DC.
Community of Hope Honors Robert L. Sloan as the 2017 Recipient of our Tom Nees Award for Exceptional Service. Mr. Sloan has faithfully served Community of Hope for 44 years, since before its official founding.
“At a time when too many families struggle with significant stresses and trauma, The Commons will enable us to provide a safe and welcoming environment to support emotional well-being and to help families thrive. Sharing a location with Martha’s Table will allow us to provide a seamless set of services for children and families and to achieve positive outcomes,“ said Kelly Sweeney McShane, President and CEO of Community of Hope.
COH IN THE NEWS
The Washington Post, March 14, 2018 - D.C. has a high maternal mortality rate. Lawmakers want to know why.
WAMU 88.5 American University, February 12, 2018 - Despite New Health Clinics Nearby, Some Still Cross The City For Care
East of the River, December 15, 2017 - Call the Midwife: Expectant mothers facing closed doors at maternity wards have other options.
WAMU, December, 5, 2017 - Homeless Shelters May Be Harder To Get Into Under Bill Up For Final Vote In D.C. Council
The Washington Post, October 28, 2017 - Closure of two D.C. maternity wards hurts low-income women most
ABC 7's Good Morning Washington, October, 16, 2017 - Kelly Sweeney McShane, president of Community of Hope, shared her mission to provide low-income families in Washington DC, including those experiencing homelessness, the opportunity to achieve good health, a stable home, family-sustaining income, and hope.