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Giving Season Celebration Series

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This year we have put together a series of events to celebrate the gift of giving. We would love for you to come be a part of as many of these as you wish. You can click on each title to learn more and sign up to participate. Community is the cornerstone of humanity. Friendsgiving […]

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Fall 2019 Volunteer Opportunities

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Door of Hope Crusades September 21, 2019 10am-6pm Grace Park Akron, OH Our partner, Middlebury Chapel has created this really cool event with two other churches. There will be live worship, giveaways and free food. All are welcome. If you would like to volunteer for this event please email Ashleigh at ashleigh@thehomelesscharity.org Labre Project at […]

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Akron is spreading Medieval Diseases

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I’m not sure which is worse: cruelty by decision or cruelty by ignorance. This story falls into the category of cruelty by ignorance. The City of Akron is currently on a rampage against their homeless citizens. They are hunting homeless people. Since the beginning of the year I have personally seen them shut down at […]

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Akron is drowning in poverty

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A person would think that if they spent a few years working with the homeless that they’d be fairly well versed in the level of poverty in their town. But I’m here to tell you: every day I uncover a new layer of extreme, severe poverty that continues to shock me. Yesterday a woman told […]