Ward 4 Mutual aid

Ward 4 Mutual Aid is a group of Washington, DC neighbors helping neighbors.

Everyone deserves Support

We deliver food, water, household and baby supplies to neighbors in Ward 4 — no questions asked, no strings attached.

Starting October 2022, we are only open one week per month!

On the following dates, please find us at Brightwood Park United Methodist Church at 744 Jefferson St NW. We will provide gift cards, diapers, food, and other items as available to the first 100 families: 

  • Wed Mar 15 – 5 pm
  • Sat Mar 18 – 12 noon*
  • Wed Apr 19 – 5 pm
  • Sat Apr 22 – 12 noon*
  • Wed May 17 – 5 pm
  • Sat May 20 – 12 noon*
  • Wed June 21 – 5 pm
  • Sat June 24 – 12 noon*

*We will also offer a limited number of home deliveries on Saturdays.  If you physically cannot make it to the church on a Wednesday or Saturday, please call or text the Ward 4 Mutual Aid Hotline 202-681-3098 to sign up for delivery.

No registration or other requirements.

Do you need food weekly? You can now get food each week from Bread for the City.

  • Option 1: Picking up at 1525 7th St NW. Food bags are available Monday-Thursday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm with pickup at their front door. The number of bags you can receive is based on the size of your family.
  • Option 2: Bread for the City also offers weekly delivery. You can sign up here or call them at 202-985-2788.

Questions for Ward 4 Mutual Aid?  Please call or text our volunteer team on the Ward 4 Mutual Aid Hotline at 202-681-3098. 



We are 100% volunteer-run — and new volunteers are warmly welcome! If you can field phone calls, manage and pack supplies, make deliveries, or enhance relationships in the community, we want you to be part of Ward 4 Mutual Aid.

Contribute supplies

We regularly need supplies including diapers, personal hygiene kits, and more. We have limited space and can no longer accept children’s clothing and other household items.


We help anyone, no questions asked. To make that possible we depend on donations from neighbors like you. Donate today to support this work. In particular, monthly donations – no matter their size — help us resource our work predictably and are especially meaningful.

“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.”
Arthur Ashe