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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 […]

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A Safe Space to Just Be

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Click here to learn more and register for the event. The Homeless Charity community is coming together June 13th to collectively create an outdoor space just to serve the homeless. We always talk about where the homeless will safely sleep. But have you ever wondered… what do the homeless do all day? Shelters close, churches […]