Media Coverage

Media coverage of events at the Mission

2018

October 29, 2018
Joseph Mettimano interviewed about the Missions K2 efforts on ABC7 news at 5


ABC7 News | Washington, DC

September 24, 2018
Advanced Advocacy September Suit Drive with Joseph Mettimano and Deborah Chambers


Advanced Advocacy | Washington, DC


September 21, 2018
Joseph Mettimano interview on Don Kroah radio show


Don Kroah Show, WAVA-FM | Washington, DC


September 20, 2018
Joseph Mettimano and David Treadwell honored with the Making D.C. History Award at the Newseum

On September 20, the Historical Society honored four history makers with its Making D.C. History Awards. From left: Joseph Mettimano and David Treadwell (Central Union Mission), Charlene Drew Jarvis (Drew Jarvis Family), John “Chip” Akridge (Akridge), and Drew Mucci (HITT Contracting, Inc.)


Historical Society of Washington, DC


August 22, 2018
Kidd O’Shea kicks off The Community Breakfast and Health Fair at Central Union Mission
sponsored by The Congressional Black Caucus

 

Kidd Around Town, Good Morning Washington, ABC7 | Washington, DC


August 22, 2018
Joseph Mettimano interview on Breakaway with Kevin Krueger

 

Breakaway w/Kevin Kruger WGTS | Washington, DC


August 14, 2018
Food tokens are the newest way to help the hungry
Meredith Roaten | Street Sense Media


August 6, 2018
Joe takes action on his first day on the job.
NBC4 News | Washington DC


April 20, 2018
Government closes camp across the street from homeless services nonprofit
StreetSenseMedia | Washington, DC


April 11, 2018
Lend a helping hand at the Family Ministry Center
Good Morning Washington – ABC7 | Washington DC


April 10, 2018
REVELATIONS TV highlights Central Union Mission with David Treadwell
Revelations TV | Lake Worth, FL


March 12, 2018
In D.C., barbers give homeless men makeovers
The Washington Post | Washington, DC


March 8, 2018
Crowded Shelters And The Vicious Flu Brew Perfect Storm For The Homeless
The Washington Post | Washington, DC


March 7, 2018
Crowded Shelters And The Vicious Flu Brew Perfect Storm For The Homeless
Kaiser Health News | Carmen Heredia Rodriguez


February 18, 2018
Mission Muffins: What Are They and How Are They Shaping the World?
The Christian Post | Washington, DC


February 09, 2018


How Mission Muffins Is Empowering the Poor to Flourish
Institute For Faith, Work & Economics | McLean, VA


January 29, 2018
Your Voice, Your Future Armstrong Williams Show – “Forgotten Poor”
Armstrong Williams Show – ABC7 | Washington DC


January 05, 2018
Central Union Mission: Helping combat hypothermia for the homeless
Good Morning Washington – ABC7 | Washington DC


January 01, 2018
City leaders develop plan to reduce homelessness in D.C.
ABC7 | Washington DC



2017

November 30, 2017
Mount Vernon Triangle gets ringing endorsements from the people who live there
Washington Post | Washington DC


November 23, 2017
FOR THIS ‘RIGHTEOUS ENTREPRENEUR,’ FIGHTING HUNGER GOES WAY BEYOND FOOD
National Geographic | Catherine Zuckerman


November 10, 2017
DC Homeless Veteran Hopes to Find Home Before Thanksgiving
NBC 4 | Washington DC


November 10, 2017
200+ homeless veterans need housing opportunities in DC
WUSA9 | Washington DC


November 3, 2017
Runners head from Virginia Beach to the White House on Nov. 12, taking on homelessness
The Virginian-Pilot | Norfolk VA


October 23, 2017
FOR THIS ‘RIGHTEOUS ENTREPRENEUR,’ FIGHTING HUNGER GOES WAY BEYOND FOOD
Catherine Zuckerman | National Geographic


October 20, 2017
HeArt & Sole Event Fights Hunger in the DC Area
NBC4| Washington, DC


October, 2017
8 Iconic Signs You’ll Recognize If You’re a Real Washingtonian
Washingtonian Magazine | Washington DC


August 6, 2017
The panhandler’s lament: In an increasingly cashless world, fewer have a dime to spare
The Washington Post | Washington, DC


July 12, 2017
Help Needed: Charities Look for Summer Volunteers
NBC4 | Washington DC


April 6, 2017
Rock Harper Joins Central Union Mission
Eater | Washington DC


January 25, 2017
On MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY the WGTS 91.9 staff and HANDS AND HEART volunteers took over the CENTRAL UNION MISSION in WASHINGTON D.C.

WGTS 91.9 | Washington DC



2016

December 16, 2016
Local DC Charity Organizes Operation Christmas Miracle


ABC News’ Kenneth Moton meets the volunteers at Central Union Mission who are making sure children in need are getting gifts this holiday season.
Kenneth Morton ABC7 | Washington DC


December 16, 2016
Central Union Mission offers holiday meals, but also haircuts and manicures
by SAM FORD/ABC7


December 6, 2016
WGTS & Central Union Mission – Fundraiser 2016

WGTS 91.9 | Washington DC


November 29, 2016
Thousands enjoy holiday meal at capital mission
By The Associated Press | Posted Nov 24th, 2016 @ 11:50am by KSL.com


November 24, 2016
His last Thanksgiving meal was bologna in jail. Now he’s piecing his life together.
Washington Post | Washington DC


October 31, 2016
Here are a few of the best ways to help the homeless
By David Treadwell for the Washington Examiner


October 19, 2016
Socks, chips and checkups: Homeless receive ‘smorgasbord’ of goods and services
Washington Post | Washington DC


October 18, 2016
Community Groups to Hold Resource Fair for D.C.’s Homeless
City Paper | Washington DC


June 15, 2016
Guided from one ‘mission’ to another
The Washington Times | Washington DC



2015

December, 2015
Sunni And The City: HeArt & Sole Charity Event

InMotion Concepts | Washington DC


November 25, 2015
It’s a Lonely Time: What This Formerly Homeless Man Does for the Homeless on Thanksgiving

The Daily Signal | Washington DC


November 21, 2015
Last Night’s Lawyers With Guitars

Bisnow DC| Washington DC


July 11, 2015
With singing and snowcones, D.C. shelter hosts summer fun

The Washington Post | Washington DC


January 10, 2015
As temperatures drop, a push to get more homeless indoors

WTOP | Washington DC


January 08, 2015
National Symphony Orchestra charms Central Union Mission with low brass

The Washington Post | Washington DC


May 11, 2015
Central Union Mission Spiritual Transformation Program Graduation

Double R Productions | Washington DC



2014

November 27, 2014
As temperatures drop, a push to get more homeless indoors

WTOP | Washington DC


Nov 19, 2014
Celebrating 130 years of feeding the hungry, hurting and homeless

News Channel 8 – “Let’s Talk Live” | Washington DC


October 24, 2014
Central Union Mission’s relocates to Massachusetts Ave, NW

The Washington Post | Washington DC


June 10, 2014
New Life at Central Mission

Street Sense Media | Washington DC


April 10, 2014
Central Union Mission 65 Mass Ave Building Dedication

Central Union Mission | Washington DC



2013

November 28, 2013
Central Union Mission: Homeless talk about life at mission

WJLA TV | Washington DC



2009

September, 2009
IBC – Your Faith in Action Compassion Project

Immanuel Bible Church | Springfield VA



2008

December 1, 2008
David Tredwell on CSPAN – Local Perspective on the Poor of Washington DC

CSPAN | Washington DC

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