Dec 11 2015

Homeless Veteran Reconnects with Family After 22 Years

By | December 11th, 2015|News, Staff Story 3, Success Stories, Success Story 1, Voices|0 Comments

German Leon left his home to join the army when he was just 18 years old. Now 53, Mr. Leon has been displaced from his family for over 22 years. Until today, that is. On Friday December 4th, Mr. Leon and his care team huddled together and waited for his sister to arrive. After weeks of [...]

Oct 12 2015

6 Reasons You Should Definitely Come to Human Clay: A Benefit for the Gateway Center

By | October 12th, 2015|Events, News|0 Comments

By now you've probably seen a few posts for Gateway's "Human Clay" benefit coming up on November 17th, but you may be wondering, "What is this Human Clay thing all about anyway? Why should I care?" ... Luckily, we're here to answer these questions and more. Read on to learn why you definitely don't want [...]

Jul 1 2015

10 Reasons to Donate to Gateway Center

By | July 1st, 2015|Events, Info, News|0 Comments

By now many of you have heard about GWC's 10th Anniversary campaign, #10for10 on Indiegogo. If not, the gist is thus: Gateway has now been around for 10 years and we're looking to raise $10,000 from the community by the end of July to help us keep our doors open for years to come! We [...]

Oct 21 2014

October Employee of the Month: LacQuanda Rosson

By | October 21st, 2014|Info, News, Staff, Staff Story 2, Voices|0 Comments

By: Sophie Beal LacQuanda is Gateway Center's 4th Floor CSA (Client Service Aid). Because our 4th floor is devoted to Veterans experiencing homelessness, Ms. Rosson has unique insights on serving a population that once served us. LacQuanda is a fantastic human being with a calm, no-frills energy--good to have around in this line of work. [...]

Oct 8 2014

25 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Gateway

By | October 8th, 2014|Art, Events, Info, Issues, News, Partners|1 Comment

By: Sophie Beal   During my time working for Gateway Center, I have often found it hard to answer the question "What is Gateway?" -- It's tempting to just say that Gateway is a Homeless Shelter... but that doesn't quite do us justice... Gateway does so much more than "shelter" folks. We invest in folks. We walk [...]

Sep 25 2014

September Employee of the Month: Barbara Favors

By | September 25th, 2014|Info, News, Staff, Staff Story 1, Voices|0 Comments

By: Sophie Beal Barbara Favors, a talented Gateway Case Manager won Employee of the Month this September! Ms. Favors is incredibly insightful about her work with men recovering from homelessness--which is not surprising considering she's worked at GWC as a Case Manager since 2006 (just 6 months after we opened!) and for Fulton County in [...]

Aug 15 2014

August Employee of the Month: Fred Payne

By | August 15th, 2014|Info, News, Staff, Staff Story 3, Success Stories, Voices|0 Comments

By: Sophie Beal Fredrick Payne (known by most as Fred) is an incredible and dedicated human being. He arrived at Gateway as a client, rose in the ranks, was hired, and quickly became one of our most valuable employees. Today, Fred is our 3rd Floor CSA, but is always willing to help out wherever he [...]

Jul 29 2014

July Volunteer Spotlight: Sopo Bicycle Cooperative

By | July 29th, 2014|Info, News, Partners, Voices, Volunteers|0 Comments

By: Sophie Beal Our volunteer spotlight this month highlights Patrick Davis, passionate and active board member of the Sopo Bicycle Cooperative. Sopo and Gateway teamed up earlier this year to create "The Link"--a partnership that helps our homeless clients learn cycle maintenance skills and earn bikes with Sopo expertise and guidance. So far, over 30 [...]

Jun 25 2014

Event Recap: Project Homeless Connect 2014

By | June 25th, 2014|Events, Info, News, Partners|1 Comment

On Friday, 6.20.14, the Gateway Center hosted our annual Project Homeless Connect information fair! Project Homeless Connect is an opportunity for organizations that provide homeless services to gather in one place so that clients can easily access each group and learn more about the help and programs available to them. 15 incredible organizations who work [...]

Jun 24 2014

Spring Concert Recap: The Power of Community and Good Music

By | June 24th, 2014|Events, Info, News, Partners|1 Comment

The Gateway Center's first annual Spring Benefit Concert at Monday Night Brewing was a huge success thanks to the amazing support of our community here in Atlanta! The event kicked off at 7 with tastings and tours of Monday Night Brewing's fabulous facilities. The evening was filled with laughter, new friendships, a fantastic performance by [...]

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