Homelessness survey in the District points to need for regional cooperation

Miraclesuit 6517476 Women's Escape Criss Cross bluee Shaping Swimsuit



Community Calendar

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

Miraclesuit DDCup Solid Oceanus Swimsuit Eggplant DDCup Size 12DD


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

– Buffy

Miraclesuit Lynx Lbluei Oceanus OnePiece

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.

Miraclesuit Tummy Tuck HighWaist Thigh Slimmer



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.

Miraclesuit Women's Fern Fan Oceanus OnePiece Swimsuit


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
Miracle City Women's Ivory Freyed Hem Trendy Pull Over Sweaters” by Kendra Allen

Miraclesuit Women's Miracle Solids Bijoux One Piece High Neck SwimsuitMiraclesuit Women's Print Aurora OnePiece (DD Cup)Miraclesuit Wrap Skin City Tank Style Swimsuit Brown, BlackMiranda's Bridal Women's Sleeveless V Neck A Line Long Bridesmaid Dress

#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.

Misakia Women's Long Sleeve Open Front Floral Slim Fit Casual Cardigan PocketMisha, Darlene Dress,Lace Trumpet Dress with Removable Adjustable Straps, Female, 100% PolysterMiss Elaine Women's Interlock Knit Long Zipper RobeMiss Me Womens M5014B284 Mixed Stitch MidRise Boot Cut Jeans

Miracle(Tm) Neon color Athletic Wicking T Shirt Adult Mens Womens High Visibility Shirt

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.

Miss Me Womens Beaded Ankle Denim Skinny Jean Jeans

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.)

Miss Me Womens Leather Onside Skinny Jeans in Black

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

Miss Me Womens Short Sleeve Print Top Tank Top Cami ShirtMiss ord Women Deep V Neck Long Sleeve Split Sequined Maxi Party Cocktail DressMisshow Homecoming Dresses 2018 Retro Floral Lace Applique Swing Cocktail DressMISSKERVINFENDRIYUN Leather Contracted Joker Unisex Wallet HighCapacity Card Bag Hand Bag Can Put A Mobile Phone Women Men Lady (color Navy bluee)

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)

MISSKERVINFENDRIYUN Women's Leather Wallet Multifunctional Zipper Clutch Casual Wallet Red Yellow (color Red)MISSKERVINFENDRIYUN YY4 Women's Hooded Waterproof Jacket Windproof Thicken Winter Coat WindbreakerMISSKY Women V Neck Long Sleeve and Short Sleeve A Line Knee Length Slim Fit and Flare Casual Swing Vintage Dress

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

Missoni gold orange Striped Scarf for WomensMissy Ladies 5625 Short Fashion Sexy BLACK Biker Soft Napa Goth Leather Jacket KYLIEMitario Femiego Womens Casual Lightweight Knitted Open Front Coat Cardigan

– [##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 | MIRACLEBODY by Miraclesuit Women's Black Pattern Blocked Crew Neck Top? (CP, 6/5)

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

MittyDresses Women′s Sleeveless KneeLength Ruched Short Cocktail Party Prom DressesMiu Miu VMU 05R BLONDE HAVANA women Eyewear FramesMiusol Women's Deep VNeck Elegant Floral Lace Contrast Cocktail Party Dress

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

– Buffy

Mixfeer Women's High Waist Dress Vintage Dress A Line Dress TwoTone Bow V Back Neck Dress Pleated Maxi DressMizuno Running Women's Aero JacketMKF Collection Adalaya Designer Crossbody Hobo Bag by Mia K. Farrow

Decriminalizing sex work in the District



Community Calendar

To add an event to WRAG’s community calendar, email Rebekah Seder. Click MIRACLEBODY by Miraclesuit Women's Rikki Laquer Skinny Jean Sz 2 Smoke to view the community calendar.

MMK collection Fashion Medium size Handbag(6347) Fashion Designer Structured PurseClassicTote handbagBriefcase bag


MIRACLEBODY by Miraclesuit Women's Yolanda Lace Yoke Top Small Black all day, every day

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

– Buffy

Mobile Warming 7.4V Women's Ion Heated Baselayer ShirtModal Cropped 3 4 Capri Length Leggings with lace and jewel designModeldress Ball Gown Wedding Dress with Sleeves Lace Tulle Puffy Bridal Gown