Download this episode (right click and save) Get Sage and Friends on iTunes Apple Podcasts here. Today we talk with Paul Hays. He has lived in a tent for 7 years. Now he is the director of services at The Homeless Charity. We talk about what it’s like to be homeless that long and what […]
I’m SUPER excited to announce that ScanWorks and it’s owner, Deb Monaco, are the proud sponsors of The Homeless Charity Porta-Potty for May 2017. ScanWorks is an AMAZING document scanning company. If you have a bunch of files laying around WHAT ARE YOU DOING?! You need to get those things in a computer somewhere. Paper files […]
DATE AND TIME Wed, June 14, 2017 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM EDT LOCATION The Homeless Charity 15 Broad Street Akron, OH 44305 This is turning into a super exciting event. All proceeds go to The Homeless Charity. So it’s a good cause AND super fun. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.
This is an amazing video highlighting the work we are doing at the Second Chance Store in our facility. Paul is an inspiration for us all. He often is what keeps me going.
We have our very first Benefit Concert coming up! Out Of The Shadows Benefit Concert For Akron’s Homeless June 14, 2017 8:00pm – 11:00pm 15 Broad St. Akron, Ohio 44305 This is turning into a really amazing event you aren’t going to want to miss. Plus! All money goes to The Homeless Charity. So you […]
I’m not sure if America lacks vision in this or we are simply stuck in our ways. But we seem to have one answer for the throwaway people in America: Warehouse them! I’m pretty sure this says it all: US: 2,193,798 prisoners CHINA: 1,548,498 prisoners RUSSIA: 874,161 prisoners The United States has 5% of the […]
Meet Ellen and Hunter. Thanks to your donations to our Homeless to HomeFULL drive they are getting into a home this Friday. After GoFundme fees ALL money goes to homeless people that need to get into a home. Please consider helping a little here: https://www.gofundme.com/homeless-to-homefull If you’d like to help, learn more and donate here: […]
Today is Good Friday. Happy Good Friday!!!! Are you looking for an inspirational story of giving this Good Friday? Take a listen to Bill’s story here. I recently learned that Jesus had benefactors to help him with his mission. YOU could be Bill’s benefactor today on Good Friday. Learn more here: https://www.gofundme.com/billsvan
This, believe it or not, has been a dream of mine for a long time. There is not a more basic need. There is not a more basic form of human dignity than having a place to go to the bathroom. Our outdoors has had several buckets that men and women have been using. No […]
I’ve always believed in the housing first principle. If you aren’t familiar, it’s the idea that you get the homeless a home first and then work on addiction, mental health and so forth. This makes a lot of sense. Just ask Maslow: Physiological, the foundation level, includes: Air Water Food Clothing Shelter It makes a […]