Category Archives: Events

Want to be part of the discussion on Savannah’s Social Issues? | Savannah steps back in time | savannahnow.com


Heery, who was once homeless, said the tour not only benefits a social cause, but it also portrays information and is a learning opportunity for people about the history of social issues and how they’ve been addressed. “In an advocacy … Continue reading

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URGENT NOTICE: Possible “flashmob” event today | Homeless Persons’ Memorial WALK being organized in Savannah for today.


URGENT NOTICE: Possible “flashmob” event today! Homeless Persons’ Memorial WALK being organized in Savannah for today! . No Service put together by responsible parties so this is our response. Considering Forsyth Park Bandshell as starting point. Time maybe at 5pm or … Continue reading

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Guess who’s coming back to visit us in Savannah! Shay Kelley & Project 50/50 + her whole troop!


Tentatively on Feb 6, 2012, Shay, Shane & their new bud (along with Jethro [+ a new truck for the road too] & Lulu) will be passing through Savannah! We look forward to their visit & seeing the most loving … Continue reading

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What about Savannah’s Super Bowl, St. Patrick’s Day 2012: Officials wont relocate homeless during Super Bowl | The Indianapolis Star | indystar.com


Officials wont relocate homeless during Super Bowl | The Indianapolis Star | indystar.com. The local homeless service provider organization in Indianapolis seems to be on top of this issue too with a Note posted as well here (http://on.fb.me/zFD7ch)! We MUST … Continue reading

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We appreciate the coverage, but…: Homeless organizations receive $3.5 million annual award | savannahnow.com


Homeless organizations receive $3.5 million annual award | savannahnow.com. We commented over on the Savannah Morning News article linked to above & we post that comment here too for our readers to review & comment on: This is a very … Continue reading

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The homeless demographic exposed: Local Organization Plans to Feed 6,000 People For Holidays | The Coastal Source


Local Organization Plans to Feed 6,000 People For Holidays | The Coastal Source. Watch the video over on our companion blog or click the above link after reading this perspective please! Watch the video here as the message is one … Continue reading

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Follow-up & More on Supporting “Housing First” Models to End Chronic Homelessness in Savannah, GA: Question for All Political Campaigns in Savannah, GA, 2011 Elections


We offer this follow-up specifically at Thanksgiving time because we all must take time to think about what we are thankful for! Our homes, families, the feast we are going to have tomorrow are all very valid things to be … Continue reading

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Savannah’s Answer to World Homeless Day 10/10/11


World Homeless Day 10/10/11. We didn’t put together an event for this year, sorry for that, but it’s been an interesting year! We are now out of our own homelessness & working hard this political season to raise awareness of … Continue reading

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Mayflower Compact & Seeking Prayer for our Mission this week in DC


Homelessness in Savannah, a Learning Experience: Mayflower Compact & Seeking Prayer for our Mission next week in DC. We encourage our readers to take a look at this blog post we wrote over on one of our other blogs the … Continue reading

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Pete’s Pen via LoriTruth


A MUST read for anybody anticipating or wanting to be a volunteer serving the homeless – maybe if you never even thought about it this post will make you want to see what it feels like to give the love … Continue reading

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