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How Scrooge came to the rescue for D.C.’s homeless kids – Washington Post, December 31, 2018

Ford’s Theatre Names Homeless Children’s Playtime Project Recipient Of 2018 Donation Drive – Broadway World News, November 6, 2018

Once, he had been homeless. Now he wanted a home in the NFL – Washington Post, September 4, 2018

Play Programming For Homeless Children Ends At D.C. General – WAMU, August 9, 2018

The Homeless Children’s Playtime Project Prepares To Move Out of D.C. General – Washington City Paper, August 9, 2018

With DC General shelter set to close, Playtime Project opens new doors – The D.C. Line, July 25, 2018

Once homeless, Redskins LB Vontae Diggs motivates DC youth at homeless shelter – RedskinsWire, July 19, 2018

They say we can’t play’: What life is like for D.C.’s forgotten homeless kids – Washington Post, July 19, 2018

What Life Is Like Right Now At D.C. General, The City’s Family Homeless Shelter – WAMU, June 29, 2018

Gleaming Posters For New Development, Construction, Dust: What It’s Like To Live At D.C. General Right Now – DCist, June 28, 2018

D.C.’s Biggest Homeless Shelter Is About to Close. Will Amazon Take Its Place? – Splinter, May 12, 2018

On D.C. General’s Closure, Department of Human Services Gives David Grosso (Some) Answers – Washington City Paper, April 12, 2018

A Resident Relays Confusion Inside D.C. General – Washington City Paper, March 29, 2018

D.C. schools expel and suspend poor students more often than their peers – Street Sense, March 7, 2018

Project Playtime director weighs in on DC General closure (audio) – WTOP, January 22, 2018

Homeless families get move-out date as controversial shelter nears close – WTOP, January 22, 2018