Homelessness survey in the District points to need for regional cooperation

goldenfox Soft Sleepwear Womens Lace Trim Shirring Back Chemise V Neck Nightgown Sleep Dress SXXL



Community Calendar

To add an event to WRAG’s community calendar, email Rebekah Seder. Click here to view the community calendar.

goldenrod BCBGeneration Womens Corset Maxi Dress Special Occasion Dress


An app to find the best happy hour in DC? Yes, please – cheers to a great summer!

– Buffy

goldOath Women's Cotton Robes Set of 7 for Wedding Party with Lace Trim

Last year WRAG launched the Journalism Fellows Project to share our platform with youth of color in this region who are often written about, but are rarely asked their perspectives on the issues facing their communities and families. We asked the youth to write about challenges they are experiencing, and if they have any solutions to offer.

In today’s edition, we hear from Jailen Fuller about the community’s role in stopping violence in Prince George’s County, MD.

Good hYOUman Womens Carmen Black Sand Maxi Dress Dress



About the Author:
Jailen Fuller is a 16-year-old African-American young woman in her junior year at Fairmont Heights High School in Prince George’s County, MD. One day she hopes to use her voice to help those who feel like they do not have one.

Good hYOUman Womens Gem Slit Back Elderberry Tee Shirt


Read previous editions of the WRAG Journalism Fellows Project:

Overcoming Violence in My City” by Thomas Kent
Gentrification Anxiety” by Jacqueline Lassey
Coming to a New Home” by Looking Owl
golden Jet and Nazca Lines Purple and Fuchsia 100% Twill Silk Hand Rolled Hem Scarf” by Kendra Allen

Good hYOUman Womens Kimberly Long Sleeve Hooded Raw Hem Cardigan ShirtGood hYOUman Womens Sabrina Collecting Moments Not Things Spaghetti Tank ShirtGood Vibes Funky Junque Women's Bold Cursive Embroidered Adjustable Beach Floppy Sun HatGoodbye Vintage Lace Ruffles Embroidery Dress Moda women Watch Woman Punk Dress Boho Lolita Mori

#CountDMVIn kicks off to mobilize a complete 2020 Census count in the Greater Washington region

\

CENSUS 2020
– Last week, WRAG and 14 partner organizations convened Interventions that Work: 2020 Census & Hard-to-Count Communities, a forum that kicked off a regional get-out-the-count effort, especially among immigrant communities, communities of color, and other populations that are at risk of being undercounted in the census. Check out the #CountDMVIn hashtag on Twitter for conversation highlights, and watch the kickoff video below, produced by the United Way of the National Capital Area, and featuring Dr. Madye Henson (WRAG), Rosie Allen-Herring (UWNCA), Chuck Bean (Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments), and other community leaders.

Gordini Women's Fall Line II MittGore Bike WEAR Women’s Rain Cycling Jacket, Light, GoreTEX Active, Lady Jacket, Size 42, Neon Yellow White, JGLELMGore Bike WEAR Women's Power Lady GoreTex Jacket, Raven Brown Black, XXLargeGore Sunlight Lady Thermo Long Sleeve Running Top

golden Olive Nine West Womens Solid Trouser Pant Pants

Related: The Resilience Fund, a funding collaborative at the Greater Washington Community Foundation, has released a new RFP for the 2020 Count DMV In Census Project, a pooled fund to support projects focused on the 2020 Census, including education, outreach, and direct assistance focused on hard-to-count communities. Learn more here.

GORE Wear Women's Breathable Cycling Shorts, with Pad, GORE Wear C3 Women 2in1 Shorts +, 100040

Related: Read a message from the co-chairs of WRAG’s 2020 Census Working Group calling on their philanthropic colleagues to invest in nonprofit partners with deep connections to those communities – especially communities of color – most at risk of an undercount. (WRAG members: The next working group meeting is Monday, June 17. Register here.)

Gorgioous Summer Women Dress Long Sleeve Beach Dress Casual V Neck Maxi Robe

– The Urban Institute has released a new interactive data resource looking at the potential for census miscounts under different risk scenarios. (Urban, 6/4)

Gossard 13009 Women's Glossies Lace Black BodysuitGothic Alternative Black and White Striped Mini DressGotidy Women's TeaLength Mother of The Bride Dress Satin Short Sleeve Formal Evening GownGottex Spring Embrace Surplice Swimsuit

HOUSING
– Wells Fargo has pledged to invest $1 billion from its business and foundation into affordable housing. (Chronicle, 6/5)

For better or worse, opportunity zones abound in Greater Washington. Here’s where the money is likely to flow. (WBJ, 6/7)

Gottex Womens gold Standard Surplice One Piece Swimsuit OnePiece SwimsuitGottex Women's Rio Surplice Lingerie Strap One Piece SwimsuitGottex Womens VNeck Tunic Swimsuit Cover Up Swimwear CoverUp

DISTRICT
D.C. Budget Thrown Into Turmoil After City’s CFO Objects To Funding Ploy To Pay For Public Housing Repairs (WAMU, 6/10)

GownTown Womens 1950s Cape Collar Vintage Swing Stretchy DressesGquan Fashion Scarf Fluffy Thick Warm Scarf Autumn and Winter Long Shawl Dualuse Female Solid colorGquan Fashion Scarf, Female Winter DoubleSided Shawl DualPurpose Solid color Fringed Warm Scarf

– [##a


##] (WAMU, 6/10)

EDUCATION | Virginia Tech Will Be Amazon’s Neighbor With Construction Of New $1B ‘Innovation Campus’ (WAMU 6/10)

PUBLIC SAFETY | Residents in Ward 8 say it’s time to broaden the definition of safe streets to include both car and gun violence. (GGWash, 6/7)

GENTRIFICATION | golden Poppy YELLOW Women Salwar Suit Set Salwar Kameez Readymade Kurti for Women Tunic Top Kurta Set? (CP, 6/5)

Missed the Tony’s on Sunday?  Here are the highlights

Grace Baker Womens Mini Checkered Jacket Black Grey Small, Medium, LargeGrace in LA Women's Easy Fit Skinny JeansGRACE KARIN Women Sleeveless Floral Lace Formal Cocktail Dress

The (Almost) Daily WRAG will be back this week on Wednesday and Thursday!

– Buffy

Grace L.A. Idol Women Plus Bootcut Jeans Mid Rise Aztec Cowgirl Western StretchGrace's Secret Women's 3 4 Sleeve V Neck Pocket Floral Flared Skirt Midi DressGracya B162 Women's Bliss White Floral Embroidered Padded Wired Plunge Bra

Decriminalizing sex work in the District



Community Calendar

To add an event to WRAG’s community calendar, email Rebekah Seder. Click golden Rust Floral ASTR the label Womens Vivian Long Sleeve Burnout Velvet Short Dress Dress to view the community calendar.

Gralre Women's Off The Shoulder Prom Dresses Short A Line Satin Homecoming Gowns with Beaded Sash


golden Wave Sequin Lace Dress Women Backless Bla Sheer Shift Dresses Cut Out Sequin Mesh Straight Dress Vestidos all day, every day

The (Almost) Daily WRAG will be back next week on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday!

– Buffy

Grape alilith.Z Sexy Illusion Appliques Tulle 2 Piece Prom Dresses Long Formal Evening Party Gowns for Women with SleevesGrape EllieHouse Womens Short V Neck Prom Gown Homecoming Dress H201Grape MariRobe Women's Lace Applique Backless Prom Dress Long A Line Wedding Dress Strap V Neck Formal Party Drsss