Homelessness survey in the District points to need for regional cooperation

Maweisong Womens Lightweight WaterResistant Packable Hooded Down Jackets



Community Calendar

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

Maweisong Women's Outwears Fur Hoodie Winter Down LongSleeves Puffer Packa Coats


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

– Buffy

Maweisong Women's Puffer Lapel Fleece Linling Coats LongSleeves Down

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.

Maweisong Women's Wool Peacoat Long Winter Lapel Single Breasted Trench Coat



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.

Max and Cleo Womens Formal Prom Evening Dress


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
Maweisong Women's Double Breasted Outerwear Long Plaid Wool Blend Peacoat” by Kendra Allen

MAX MARA Eyeglasses 1151 0Q67 Cherry 53MMMAX MARA SUNGLASSES HOLLY I 1RM blueEMax Mara Women's Mm Eyebrow Rectangular Sunglasses, NUDEBEIGE, 52 mmMax Mara Women's Mm Needle VIII Round Sunglasses DKHAVANA 48 mm

#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.

Max Studio Women's Cotton Gauze Blouse, Ivory SmallMax Studio Women's Sleeveless Lace Trimmed Ruffle Top, Black SMaxi Dress Women Plus Size Tall Full Length Hawaiian Summer Cocktail Extra Long Sexy bluee FloralMaximCreation Women's Royal Fancy Jalabiya Kaftan

Maweisong Women's Down Coat Thick Puffer Parka Down Jacket with Faux Fur Hood

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.

MAXIMGR Women's Stripe Printed Strap Sleeveless Tie Mini Dress Summer Casual Slim Cami Dress

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.)

Maxine Of Hollywood Womens PlusSize Scoop Neck Side Tie Tankini Swim Dress One Piece Swimsuit One Piece Swimsuit

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

MAXMODA Womens Chemise Sleepwear VNeck Nightgown Full Slip Lace Lounge DressMAXSTUDIO Womens Novelty Jersey Midi Skirt SkirtMay Flower Elegant Evening Dress Silver Long Sequins Party DressesMay Queen MQ1190 Stretchy Prom Evening Gown

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)

May Queen MQ1437 Two Piece Prom Dance DressMay Queen MQ578 Sweet 16 Party Short DressMaya Antonia TieDye Sky blueeCoralWhite Maxi Skirt, Extra Long

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

Maya Brooke Womens Women's Beaded Sheath Dress with Jacket Plus DressMAYSIX APPAREL 3 4 Sleeve Stretchy Button Down Collar Office Formal Casual Shirt Blouse for Women Fit (XS6XL)MAZF VNeck Sweater LongSleeved Shirt Sweater

– [##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 | Maweisong Women's Down Jacket Puffer Jacket Lightweight Packable Down Coats? (CP, 6/5)

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

MBJ WB876 Womens Knit Culottes Pants XXL BLACKMBSDDH Dress Casual Women Short Sleeve V Neck Geometric Printed Summer Curved Hem Long Maxi Dress GreenMBSDDH Dress Women Floral Printed Ruffle The Shoulder Sheath Ladies Halter Knee Length Work Dress

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

– Buffy

McGinn Womens Maya Pleated Dress RaisinMDRW Female Students Fall Loose Waisted AllMatch Wide Leg Pants Pants Nine Fengpo Hole FlangingMeadow Nine West Womens Plus Size Crepe Skirt with Front Seaming Skirt

Decriminalizing sex work in the District



Community Calendar

To add an event to WRAG’s community calendar, email Rebekah Seder. Click Maweisong Women's Fashion Warm Padded Big Lapel Packable Coat Overcoat to view the community calendar.

Med Couture Activate Women's 8597 in Motion VNeck Print Top


Maweisong Women's Faux Shearing Moto Jacket Thick Lined Parka Coat Outwear all day, every day

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

– Buffy

Medical Silicone Breast Prosthesis False Boobs Fake Breasts Artificial Boobs Fake Breast Enhancer 1 Pair Triangle Breast,WhiteSkincolorNotStickyL1.8Lb PairMedium Light bluee Lola Jeans Women's Anna Mid Rise Pull On 4Way Stretch Skinny JeansMedzRE Women's Ultrashort Light Slim Quilted Winter Jacket Coat