Ongoing Community Events

Senior Fellowships

The Mission holds senior luncheons every month with Bingo, a delicious lunch, an inspirational program and groceries to take home. It’s both a day of fellowship and a safety net that helps encourage isolated seniors in our community.


English: March 16,  April 20,  May 18, June 15, 2018, September 21, 2018, October 19, 2018, November 16, 2018 and December 7, 2018
9:00 am to 1:00 pm
*December 7th Date is all B-I-N-G-O and Prizes!

Spanish: March 23,  April 27, May 25, June 22,  2018, September 28, 2018, October 26, 2018 and November 30, 2018
9:00 am to 1:00 pm

You can help us serve a nutritious lunch and visit with our seniors.

Senior Spa Day

July 11, 2018
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

The Family Ministry Center is hosting the Senior Spa Day. There will be vendors promoting senior services, and local beauticians volunteering their time to pamper seniors.

Fall Clean Up

September 17 -21, 2018
Roll up your sleeves. This week we’ll make the shelter shine.

Community Breakfast and Health Fair

September 20, 2018
7:00 am to 11:00 pm

The Congressional Black Congress Foundation returns with its program of free breakfast and health services for people in need.

Upcoming Events

Project Homeless Connect

October 20, 2018
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Volunteers are needed to help homeless individuals connect to social services sponsored by the United Way.

Legal Aid Clinic

Saturday November 3, 2018
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
3194 Bladensburg Road NE
Washington, DC, 20018

Legal Aid Clinic – Advice, Referral, & Services.
Provided by Christian Legal Aid of the District of Columbia


Veterans Day Program

November 12, 2018
11:00 AM
A special event to honor our veterans.

Thanksgiving Dinner

November 22, 2018
12:00 PM and 5:00 PM

Serving turkey with all the trimmings to our guests and neighbors.

Show Some Love

December 14, 2018

A Festive Christmas Dinner for the Homeless. It is an evening of purposeful love bestowed upon our men as we transform the shelter into an upscale, five-star Christmas wonderland. We are planning an elegant dinner, festive entertainment, celebrity appearances, personal photo ops, and gift bags filled with inspirational and meaningful gifts. While we’re transforming the floors below, the men will be treated to haircuts, manicures, clean clothes and more on the floors above.

Operation Christmas Miracle

December 15 and December 16, 2018

Help children and families who are struggling financially experience love, laughter, and joy. With your help, Central Union Mission will supply Christmas gifts to thousands underprivileged children and youth.


Christmas Dinner

December 25, 2018
12:00 PM and 5:00 PM

Serving Christmas dinner with all the trimmings to our guests and neighbors.

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