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Thank You for SteppingUP!

    At Stepping Stones, we serve an average of 31 families each year in our emergency shelter program. This number helped to inspire the StepUP2015 campaign that we launched last month. Throughout the 31 days of December, we asked our supporters, new and old, to StepUP to help us raise $31,000 to better serve our 31 families (annually). […]

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Donation Policies for 2016

Dear Stepping Stones Donors,  Because of the overwhelming generosity of our surrounding community, it has become apparent to us that we need to improve our donation process in order to; 1) manage the volume of in-kind donations more effectively; 2) communicate our needs with more consistency; and 3) provide clarity to our donors and staff […]

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Thank You for Making the Holidays Merry and Bright!

A warm thank you goes out to our 2015 Christmas Sponsors who helped make the holidays a little merrier for our Stepping Stones Community. Because of their generosity, we were able to sponsor nearly 60 current and former families. Thank you to the following organizations: Avery Hess Avison Young Carderock Springs Elementary Children’s First Pediatrics […]

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January Urgent Needs

Help us celebrate with our families who will be moving into a new home for the New Year! This month, in addition to our typical Urgent Needs, which consist of household cleaning supplies, toiletries, and baby hygiene items, we  need YOUR help to help to collect kitchen items and housewares. When our residents move out, […]

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The Spirit of Giving

Ethan Moran, one of our childcare workers who volunteers with his mother, Alison Buckholtz, shares some words of wisdom with NBC News on the importance of giving and how Stepping Stones has given him the opportunity to care about others. CLICK HERE to see the article Please follow and like us:

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December Urgent Needs

Help us Collect Our December Urgent Needs!  CLICK HERE for our December 2015 Urgent Needs List Please follow and like us:

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Make a Difference

Hear from our Community Engagement Manager, Sara Ritchie-Helmuth and our Case Manager and Outreach Coordinator, Evelyn Lopez as they share about their work at Stepping Stones and the creative ways that you can support us. Click the banner below to watch the show! Please follow and like us:

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November Urgent Needs

Download our November 2015 Urgent Needs List Please follow and like us:

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Be Part of the Holidays at Stepping Stones

This holiday season, consider providing a Thanksgiving Basket for a former family or “adopting” a family by purchasing items from their Christmas Wish List. To find out more about how YOU can help a Stepping Stones family for the holidays, click here: The Holidays at Stepping Stones. Please follow and like us:

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Bike to support Stepping Stones

Another way you can Step-Up! Bike to support Stepping Stones! Join us Sunday, November 1st at 1:30pm in Bethesda Tiered Pricing; 1st row Gold $75 2nd row Silver $50 3rd row Bronze $35 Sign up HERE   Please follow and like us:

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