Bethesda Cares 7728 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD20814 Bethesda Cares is a group which conducts homeless outreach and homelessness prevention work. They operate lunch programs…More out of several churches and a clothing closet in downtown Bethesda. The group's Woodmont Avenue space is available for the homeless to access counseling, search for a job or place to live, use the computer or retrieve mail. The small paid staff coordinates a group of nearly 450 who volunteer for the organization, which was founded in 1979.
The Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, located along Old Georgetown Road in downtown Bethesda, serves the community…More through running service activities and lending space for community programs. A Bethesda Cares lunch program for the homeless takes place at the church weekly, along with meetings for several addiction support groups and worship services for several area religious groups. The church hosts programs for children, youth, and parents, outreach ministries and a choir and praise band.
Auntie Anne's in Montgomery Mall 7107 Democracy Blvd, Bethesda, MD20817 Local franchise owner Eric Yaffe and son Ethan have done a tremendous job running this store for the past three years.…More The family works long hours to maintain store cleanliness and keep their customers happy. You'll usually find an employee standing in front passing out samples of the latest Auntie Anne's items - and they love to give away coupons! In fact, if you're an employee at Montgomery Mall, you can take advantage of an extra special deal every day. For Eric and Ethan, giving back to the community is one of the highest priorities, which is why all leftover food is donated to a local homeless shelter. Check them out on Facebook!