Stories

"This assistance will change my family’s life, as well as mine because it lets me start my job with the things I need and some confidence to do well, so I’m so thankful. Thank you very much." - Parnell J.

Client Spotlight Shianna:

Posted Tuesday April 16, 2019 by Patricia Leal

Shianna has been homeless for a long time, staying at various places...

Shianna has been homeless for a long time, staying at various places trying to get her footing. She just recently landed a job as a welder with the opportunity to...

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Client Spotlight: Lorene

Posted Monday April 08, 2019 by Patricia Leal

Lorene is a Naval Services Veteran. Since the end of January, she...

Lorene is a Naval Services Veteran. Since the end of January, she and her daughter have been staying at People Serving People shelter. She just recently landed a job as a CNA...

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Client Spotlight: Lorene

Client Spotlight: Samuel

Posted Tuesday April 02, 2019 by Patricia Leal

For 6 months, Samuel has been without a home and staying at...

For 6 months, Samuel has been without a home and staying at the Union Gospel Mission Twin Citiesshelter. He has now received a job at a printing company and plans on...

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Client Spotlight: Samuel

Client Spotlight: Dasmin

Posted Wednesday March 27, 2019 by Patricia Leal

Dasmin has be without a home for almost a year. He is...

Dasmin has be without a home for almost a year. He is currently couch-hopping and hopes to save up enough money from his new job as a food service assistant...

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Client Spotlight: Dasmin

Client Spotlight: Rashon

Posted Monday March 18, 2019 by Patricia Leal

Rashon, his wife and son, have been staying at the Drake Hotel...

Rashon, his wife and son, have been staying at the Drake Hotel for a little over a month. With assistance from Hennepin County and by saving up money from his...

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Client Spotlight: Rashon

Client Spotlight: Wayne

Posted Thursday March 14, 2019 by Patricia Leal

Wayne has been staying Catholic Charities of Saint Paul and Minneapolis shelter for almost...

Wayne has been staying Catholic Charities of Saint Paul and Minneapolis shelter for almost 2 months. He just recently started doing demo work and is eager to get back on his feet...

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Client Spotlight: Wayne

Client Spotlight: Tina

Posted Monday February 25, 2019 by Patricia Leal

Tina has been homeless for over 6 months. She has just recently...

Tina has been homeless for over 6 months. She has just recently started working at a doggy daycare and hopes to find a sober living apartment to move into by...

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Client Spotlight: Tina

Client Spotlight: Zacheriah

Posted Wednesday February 20, 2019 by Patricia Leal

Zacheriah has been staying at Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities shelter for a little...

Zacheriah has been staying at Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities shelter for a little over two months. He recently landed a welding job and hopes to get into a HUD home within...

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Client Spotlight: Zacheriah

Client Spotlight: Andrew

Posted Monday February 11, 2019 by Patricia Leal

Andrew is currently staying at @Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities shelter and hopes...

Andrew is currently staying at @Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities shelter and hopes to get into sober living apartments as soon as possible. He is now working as a package handler...

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Client Spotlight: Andrew

Client Spotlight: Anthony

Posted Monday February 04, 2019 by Patricia Leal

Anthony has been staying at The Salvation Army Harbor Light Center shelter for several...

Anthony has been staying at The Salvation Army Harbor Light Center shelter for several months. He is now working as a dishwasher which he says he enjoys very much. We were able...

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Client Spotlight: Anthony