“When we think of homelessness, we picture someone who is barely surviving in this world. Homelessness is the most visible form of the ways in…Read More CAFTH: “We believe that homelessness is a solvable problem”
“If you need it in your house, we need it in our house times nine.” – Sister Maureen, Executive Director of the Dorothy Day House…Read More Dorothy Day House: Providing Homes for Families
“The need in our city is so tremendous that not even the loudest thunderstorm could shake it. You are probably reading this in a chair,…Read More Tiniest Home in Memphis Has a Huge Heart
Room In The Inn – Memphis currently organizes a network of 55 local faith communities to provide shelter for people experiencing homelessness in Memphis and…Read More JOIN THE ‘INN’ CROWD: Room In The Inn aims to double homeless shelter network
In October I sat down again with Sheleah Harris. But this time we visited the Aspire Hanley Elementary School in Orange Mound for a chat…Read More You’re suddenly homeless. You have three kids. What do you do?
Sheleah Harris wasn’t sure what was happening to the child. “He started out, and everything was great,” she said. “He was active. And then through…Read More Grades, Teachers, Homework, Lunches & Nowhere To Call Home