Living Life Homeless

Living Life Homeless

Abigail, who is pregnant, has lived in a maternity home and at Wayside Christian Mission. She now lives in a tent within a homeless camp. Abigail Sallee is seated on a curb.   On the sidewalk behind her a man repairs a bicycle. In the street in front of her cars...
Feeling Bad, Help Someone

Feeling Bad, Help Someone

One of the best ways to help get your mind off your own troubles is to help someone else. Whether you wish to volunteer regularly or occasionally, these nonprofits can always benefit from committed helpers.   HELPING FAMILIES NAVIGATE DISABILITIES Since...
A New Home

A New Home

Tracilla Dobbins in front of her new Habitat house build. “If you have your own [house], at a certain point you don’t have to continue to pay, not only for me but for my baby and then for generations on. It’s always a place to call home.”  Photo by Emilie...
Gifts To Our Community: The Mustard Seed

Gifts To Our Community: The Mustard Seed

Recycling Hope When an individual has been helped by an organization, the desire to give back is often overwhelming. For Ginny Weigleb, the help she received from Survivors of Abuse Restored (SOAR), which supports women survivors of childhood sexual abuse, led her to...