Local Celebrity Tommy McFly to Host A-SPAN Virtual Event

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A-SPAN’s “Home for the Heart” virtual breakfast will take place Feb. 12 at 9 a.m. Tommy McFly will emcee the free event taking place on a-span.org and Facebook.

“I believe people will be excited to learn about our continuum of care which extends well beyond shelter,” said Betsy Frantz, President and CEO of A-SPAN. “I’m encouraging everyone who has ever wondered what we do at A-SPAN to join us on Feb. 12.”

Tommy McFly, D.C. radio and television celebrity, will share what it takes to successfully operate a 24/7 homeless services center during COVID-19.

“I’m excited to host this important event showcasing how A-SPAN makes a profound impact on those experiencing homelessness,” said McFly, a long-time Washingtonian who, with Kelly Collis, launched the local Real.Fun.DC. broadcast channel and “The Tommy + Kelly Show” on Alexa, Google Home and the Real.Fun.DC. app.

UPDATE: You’re amazing and my napkin math says we raised a couple hundred for @ASPANlink last night! THANK YOU for supporting the homeless community in @ArlingtonVA

Learn more and/or give $30 https://t.co/Rjpn0vu4VU #RealFunDC https://t.co/8khVLMXK76 pic.twitter.com/rrJrW84eHi

— Tommy McFLY (@TommyMcFLY) February 1, 2021



A-SPAN believes everyone deserves to be stable and free from the threat of homelessness and provides services including shelter, rapid and permanent supportive housing, day programs, medical respite, job/life skills coaching, and street outreach. For more information, contact Scott Miller at [email protected].

Visit a-span.org to register online and learn more about the event.

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