Monthly Archives: October 2013

War on our homeless | perspective…


Source: War Against the Homeless While Columbia SC has since rescinded what we thought was the most heinous & inhumane approach yet to criminalize homelessness their effort does go to sow how far communities are willing to push the limits … Continue reading

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Can You Make Money and Feel Good About It?


Originally posted on Fort Smith/Fayetteville News | 5newsonline KFSM 5NEWS:
(CNNMoney) — Want to make money while helping the people around you? Impact investing may have the answer. Funds that promise to put money to work for the good of…

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This is what it takes folks to get Housing First working in a City | New Orleans director of homelessness to step down for job with Make It Right Foundation | NOLA.com


First we want to share some quotes from the linked article so that we can share what we feel it takes to get it right & get everyone working in Savannah toward Housing First! “Stacy greatly accelerated the city’s work … Continue reading

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Want to learn more about Social Capital Markets & SIBs + Pay-for-Success funding models & how they shine with evidence-based practices?


This video brings in the concept of evidence-based practices, a major component of successfully funded & operating social programs in the new markets that exist! We need to learn more about applying evidence-based practices concepts to our homelessness services sector … Continue reading

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Our view of homelessness in Savannah on World Homelessness Day 2013


Homelessness needs our attention more than one day a year, October 10, but let’s start today looking for solutions to house our homeless, Housing First is THE Solution (http://youtu.be/yAslJ9hZJD8)

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SF gets a C for progress on homelessness – San Francisco Chronicle


Originally posted on Housing First for Savannah's Chronic Homeless:
See on Scoop.it – Homelessness, Housing First San Francisco Chronicle SF gets a C for progress on homelessness San Francisco Chronicle Credit San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee for his candor.…

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Profits for Social Good | Venture Atlanta


Originally posted on Housing First for Savannah's Chronic Homeless:
See on Scoop.it – Homelessness, Housing First Marvin Heery‘s insight: Social Good has come to Georgia! Bring it to Savannah! Who else is interested in this type of low profit,…

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