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Who Homeless People Really Are

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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 […]

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What Our Building Costs To Operate

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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 […]

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I LOVE the tiny home idea!

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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 […]

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2016 Shoes and Uniforms for Homeless Kids GoFundMe

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I wanted to give you a quick update to the Shoes and Uniforms for Homeless Akron Kids GoFundMe Fundraiser.   These shoes and uniforms are for the Harvest Dinner on November 17 run by Project R.I.S.E., the only group in Akron solely dedicated to helping homeless kids. It’s a special dinner for local kids experiencing homelessness. […]