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Look no further - and wait no longer - the answer to poverty truly is you. When you bring urgency and commitment to the plight of your neighbors, you help create stability, dignity, and independence in their lives. Poverty is the responsibility of us all; please volunteer or donate (stuff or funds) today!

February 2017 | 28: Weapons of Math Destruction: A Conversation with Cathy O’Neil

Join author Cathy O’Neil on February 28th at PNC Place in Washington, D.C. to hear about her acclaimed book: Weapons of Math Destruction. The discussion will be moderated by A Wider Circle’s founder, Mark Bergel. The event will serve as a community conversation on topics discussed in the book as they relate to the work of A Wider Circle and other non-profit organizations.  Click here for more details and to RSVP.

March 2017 | 12: Poverty Simulation at A Wider Circle

Come and experience the realities of poverty, including the complexity of navigating government services and other essential service providers. The experience will take place on Sunday, March 12, from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, at our Silver Spring location. We are looking for both volunteers and participants for the event. Email to sign up.

April 2017 | 23: The Race to End Poverty

Run, walk, or sponsor … it’s a race we all can enter! The Race to End Poverty advances the mission of helping children and adults to rise out of poverty. Click here to register.  To sponsor or volunteer, email

June 2017 | 10: The Night of A Thousand “Dinner Parties”

On the evening of Saturday, June 10, host a dinner party in support of A Wider Circle! Enjoy the company of friends and family, and at 8:00 p.m., you can join a live stream presentation from A Wider Circle. Every dollar raised will be doubled!

October 2017 | 11: The Community Ball

Join our supporters, clients, local and national leaders, and community members from across the region as we celebrate A Wider Circle’s service and commit to working together to end poverty.

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