2019: How you can help the homeless

In our little corner of Detroit, we have a person on the corner of MLK Jr. Boulevard and the off-ramp from I-96. He’s a disabled veteran who panhandles for money on most days. We’ve sent Stephanie, our Outreach Manager, out regularly to check on him and offer him help. Our Major Gift Officer, Carolyn, often prays for him. It is …

2019: Causes of Homelessness in Detroit & Grand Rapids

Our Detroit campus was founded 22 years ago and our Grand Rapids campus has been open for a month and a half. As Executive Director,  this feels like raising a newborn and guiding a young adult. Detroit has deep connections throughout the region. We have partnerships with community organizations for every need or goal of our residents – schools, job …