One of the great parts of working with the homeless is that I get a glimpse into a section of American society that most people don’t. We all know there are homeless people. If you live or work in a city you see homeless people. But for most of us that’s pretty much where it […]
We are incredibly thankful that Spring Garden Waldorf School is a Silver Sponsor of The Homeless Charity. As a non-profit themselves, they understand the importance of supporting local non-profits for the betterment of the entire community. They write: Spring Garden is part of the long-standing Waldorf tradition, a worldwide movement putting Rudolf Steiner’s educational philosophy […]
Quite simply, The Homeless Charity would never have become a thing unless there was first SageRock. SageRock bought the building at 15 Broad Street in Akron Ohio in the middle of the Great Recession. It was a huge risk and a huge amount of money to come up with for the down payment. But it […]
I sometimes feel like I am from the Great Depression era. If you ask me what my greatest fear is, without hesitation, it’s money. I have spent countless sleepless nights worrying about money. (Some of you probably know the feeling.) Fortunately, I have moments of bravery. And I act in spite of my fear. So […]
This never would have happened without you. Thank you SO much!!!
I just got back from a tour of Community Support Services here in Akron. Let me make this disclaimer: I’m not a reporter. I’m not a fact checker. And I am writing this all from memory. So if I make any mistakes please forgive me and CSS: just feel free to send me any corrections. […]
OK folks. This is HUGE. HUGE, I say! But that’s pretty much all I’m allowed to say. I’ve been working on this for a couple months and it finally came through. This is the official statement they say I’m allowed to make: “The Homeless Charity is a recipient of a Google Ad Grants award. The […]
Check out this article: Tiny Houses Bring Big Change | YES! Weekly All houses will be fully furnished and hooked up to standard utilities. They will be arranged into a sort of village, which will also feature a community garden and outdoor meeting space. I’m a big fan of tiny homes for the homeless. They […]