Members of the iCore team attended the 2015 Catholic Charities Gala organized by the Archdiocese of Washington. iCore was a key sponsor of the event specifically for the event’s pledge to feed. iCore’s generous donation will help inspire hope and build futures for more than 120,000 people in need through Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia. The Archdiocese of Washington will distribute more than 118,000 food packages to thousands of families across the region and give more than 809,000 pounds of food to local pantries thanks to the donations the gala.
In addition to its pledge to feed the District’s hungry, the Archdiocese of Washington will help thousands of locals in need by:
– Providing more than 1,600 beds each night for homeless men, women and children.
– Helping provide medical, dental and mental health care to nearly 13,000 people annually.
– Serving nearly 6,500 people with civil or immigration legal advice or representation.
– Providing job training, employment referrals and on-the-job coaching to more than 4,200 people.
See pictures from the event below: