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April President’s Letter

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Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.  John F. Kennedy Earlier this year, Family Matters, Leadership Greater Washington, led by President and CEO, Doug Duncan and the Coalition for Research to Practice, led by Founder and CEO, Dr. Bill Reay, Ph.D., co-hosted a business mission to Cuba to explore potential opportunities for partnership and …

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Prom Clothing Drive

Categories: FMGW News, Fundraising
Did you know that the average family today spends around $1,500 on prom? From the outfit, shoes, hair and makeup to the limo, tickets and flowers…prom has become an expensive ordeal and is becoming increasingly more important to teens as a rite of passage into adulthood. Although this high price tag may seem like the …

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Staff Spotlight: Dana Bianca Taylor

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Family Matters would like you to meet Dana Bianca Taylor, our incredibly talented PRP Coordinator. Dana is a native of the greater Washington area and graduate of the University of Maryland. Her philosophy focuses on changing problematic behaviors, feelings, and thoughts of the clients she works with. Dana achieves this by discovering their unconscious meanings …

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135 Years of Service – A look back at Family Matters’ History

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Family Matters is proud to be celebrating 135 years of service to the community’s most vulnerable citizens. Family Matters’ mission is to empower, enrich and elevate all ages at any stage of life. Family Matters was founded in 1882 by a small group of concerned men and women who wanted to address the growing issue …

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