Shepherd's Table Mission:

To provide help to people who are homeless or in need by providing basic services, including meals, social services, medical support, clothing, and other assistance in an effective and compassionate manner.

All are welcome here.

What We Do

Meal Service

Daily Meal Service

Breakfast, lunch and dinner during the week, brunch and dinner on the weekends and holidays

Resource Center

Resource Center

Information/referrals, mailing address, telephone, prescription assistance, and more

Clothes Closet

Clothes Closet

Clean, seasonally appropriate clothing available once a week

Eye Clinic

Eye Clinic

Receive a free eye exam, prescription glasses and referrals to specialists

The Need:

Located in downtown Silver Spring, Shepherd’s Table serves individuals from all walks of life, experiencing a unique set of challenges, from homelessness, unemployment, mental health challenges, substance abuse, physical disabilities, and more. 

Shepherd’s Table is at the beginning of the Continuum of Care, offering basic human services and providing a strong safety net for people experiencing homelessness. Along with partner agencies in the County, Shepherd’s Table is working towards preventing and ending homelessness for all residents.

How Can I Get Involved?

There are many ways to support our work: Since 1983, Shepherd’s Table has been a necessary and effective resource welcoming and serving those in need within Silver Spring, and is largely supported by private donations from individuals, businesses, foundations, and religious organizations. Located in a building owned by Montgomery County, we also receive financial support from Montgomery County and the Maryland Emergency Food Program.

Interested in learning more? Come visit Shepherd’s Table, or contact us with questions!

Blog

Join our Board of Directors

JOIN THE SHEPHERD’S TABLE BOARD OF DIRECTORS – HELP US MAKE A DIFFERENCE! Shepherd’s Table is currently in search of new board member candidates for the 2020 Board of Directors slate. Join a dynamic, committed and passionate organization making a difference in our community. This Silver Spring based non-profit is instrumental to the daily lives

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Blog

Savor the Night

Savor the Night: Purchase Tickets  We look forward to honoring two wonderful individuals who are closely connected to our mission: Reemberto Rodriguez, Community Champion and Patrick Martin, Outstanding Volunteer Parking: Guests are welcome to park at the Giant Parking lot, 1280 East West Hwy, Silver Spring, MD in a non-marked spot, and walk down the path

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Newsletter

September 2019 Newsletter

Take a look at our newsletter from September 2019, and read about Manuel Hidalgo’s introduction to ST, learn about planned giving, the upcoming fall event, and read a reflection by Linda Mahler on her volunteer service.

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