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Feb 14 2013

Mission Year

By | February 14th, 2013|Voices|Comments Off on Mission Year

Today's post is from one of our Mission Year interns, Jenna...she shares a bit about her experience co-leading the Speakers' Bureau with her partner in crime, Jill (both pictured above)  at the Gateway Center... The past two weeks at the Gateway Center have been filled with appointments, road trips, coffee, and speaking engagements.  Jill and I [...]

Jan 25 2013

Congrats, Russell!

By | January 25th, 2013|Success Stories, Voices|Comments Off on Congrats, Russell!

Many of your know Russell's story  and have been touched by his life, whether you are a volunteer at Gateway, have heard him speak with the Speakers' Bureau, or work with him as Gateway Staff.  We want to share an exciting new development is Russell's life!  Russell was recently certified as a Peer Specialist, and [...]

Jan 22 2013

Barry’s Story

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One of our clients, Barry, shares his story in his own words: I was born in rural West Central Ohio- about half way between Toledo and Dayton.  We lived so far out in the country; we had to truck in sunshine.  I had a typical childhood…everyone in the family was dysfunctional.  After high school I [...]

Jan 7 2013

The GIFT Campaign (and 2012) Comes to a Close

By | January 7th, 2013|Voices|Comments Off on The GIFT Campaign (and 2012) Comes to a Close

The second annual GIFT Campaign (Getting Involved. Funding Tomorrow.) has come to a close and we are overwhelmed with gratitude! We are all stocked up on winter supplies and in kind donations thanks to the Atlanta community.  We would like to thank those who participated in the campaign this year:   The Plaza Executive Health [...]

Jan 2 2013

Meet Chris

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Today we are sharing a success story through the Regional Commission on Homelessness.  Thanks to the wonderful collaborative continuum of care, we are able to work with other service agencies to help end homelessness for families and individuals.  Read about Chris' story: Chris Spann was born in Marietta, GA in 1974. He and his two [...]