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Groundbreaking Ceremony at Gales School for Central Union Mission

May 10, 2012.

The transformation of the historic Gales School into a new location for Central Union Mission is officially underway with a groundbreaking ceremony held at the site on May 7, 2012.  Central Union Mission is Washington area’s oldest social service agency providing services to the homeless community.  The new location at Gales School allows the Mission to return to downtown DC to better serve a greater area of need.  cox graae + spack architects has designed a renovation and addition to the structure that will accommodate space for both housing and programs for job and life skills training, medical, dental, and legal services, a kitchen, and administrative offices for the Mission while retaining the historic character of the building.

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