Tag Archives: Homeless Memorial Day

Are we blaming the victim(s) in Savannah? | Filling in the Outlines of a Dickens Character, This One Real – NYTimes.com


A quote from a NYTimes movie review of “The Invisible Woman” on Christmas Day to get us started: In an unsettling scene that reflects today’s increasingly harsh blame-the-victim attitudes toward the poor and homeless, Dickens pleads for compassion toward the desperate, … 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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Evite: Homeless Memorial Service, Savannah, GA 12/21/10 – Salvation Army, 6pm


Homeless Memorial Service Event, 12/21/10, 6pm, The Salvation Army, Bee Road, Savannah, GA View the event invitation for the Savannah Homeless Memorial Service online here.

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Will we add another name to the homeless fallen list for this years Homeless Memorial Day? Or The Pain in the Recovery / Relapse Cycle of Alcoholism (or drug addictions)


The Pain in the Recovery / Relapse Cycle of Alcoholism (or drug addictions) Last night in Savannah (12/10/10) after I had attended a gala work potluck luncheon I felt all good inside about the opportunities that were created at that … Continue reading

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Seeking help with Homeless Memorial Day event (12/21/10): Anybody out there want to help memorialize our fallen homeless?


Put the call out on Twitter: Need some support 4 a #HomelessMemorial Day event we want 2 do! Anybody out there 2 help? it's 12/21/10 — Homeless Savannah (@homelessinSavh) December 10, 2010   Doing it here now – please contact … Continue reading

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