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Raise a Roof 2019



**Special Offer!**

If you enroll in our monthly giving program by August 15th (with a monthly gift of $25 or more), you can purchase a ticket to Raise a Roof for just $30 – less than half the cost of a normal ticket!

Don't miss your chance to get a discounted Raise a Roof ticket and to become one of the most integral supporters of our critical mission! (After you enroll in our monthly giving program, we'll send you instructions on how to purchase your $30 ticket.) Enroll here. 


Tickets are now on sale for Raise a Roof, our annual fall fundraising reception and silent auction at the Old Dominion Boat Club!

Join us on Thursday, September 19th from 6-8 pm and enjoy the food, drinks, cornhole tournament, silent auction bidding, and fabulous views from the Potomac River – and the great company of our Board of Directors, sponsors, volunteers, community leaders, and staff!

All proceeds support our work to create healthy neighborhoods for residents in DC and Alexandria by:

  • Maintaining housing for low-income homeowners
  • Providing free, critical home repairs
  • Renovating schools, parks, and other common spaces in underserved neighborhoods
  • Creating homeownership opportunities

Get your early bird tickets by July 31st!


Be a Sponsor! Please consider a Corporate or Individual Partnership to help in-need homeowners remain in safe and healthy homes.

Please contact Michael Spaeth at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 703-836-1021 for more information.





Newsletter Archive


Spring 2019: National Rebuilding Day, 4/27/19, is just around the corner! Also, read about the repairs we completed for a local veteran and our work on the Dale Street Garden and Commonwealth Avenue Park. Read more.

Winter 2018: Thanks to our recent project day partners! This fall, 6 partners provided repairs & weatherization for low-income homeowners, a park, and an elementary school. Read more.

Fall 2018: Come Raise a Roof with us 9/27/18! Read more.

Summer 2018: Our volunteers made a difference this spring, more than 700 volunteers scattered throughout the City to help hundreds of residents! Read more.

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