Apr 15 2013

A Field Trip that Mattered

By | April 15th, 2013|Partners|0 Comments

By: Jason If you’re ever at Gateway, you’re likely to notice a pack of folks roaming around doing all kinds of activities.  They could be cleaning mats or painting walls.  Maybe you see some women washing feet or doctors helping someone try on a new pair of eyeglasses.  These are volunteers who frequent Gateway, and [...]

Apr 10 2013

A Path to Employment

By | April 10th, 2013|Partners, Voices|0 Comments

By: Jason Here at Gateway Center we are all about community collaboration to reduce the amount of hoops a person has to jump through to end their homelessness and get back to a state of self-sufficiency.  One of the ways we do this is by having partner agencies take office on our site so as [...]

Apr 9 2013

Things are Growing at Gateway!

By | April 9th, 2013|Partners|0 Comments

“The best gardening clubs are grass roots organizations.” By: Jason It’s a very exciting week at Gateway Center.  Maybe it’s the fact that the winter winds seemed to have finally blown somewhere else, or it could be the sun shining in that happy April way, or perhaps it’s even the crazed effects of anti-allergy medication [...]

Mar 21 2013

3 Great Ways to Engage the Poor in Your Community

By | March 21st, 2013|Info, Issues, News, Partners, Voices|2 Comments

By: Jason On Wednesday several of our staff had the pleasure of attending the 2013 Georgia Drug Policy and Alcohol Forum sponsored by Central Outreach and Advocacy Center and Troutman Sanders.  It was one of the most informative lunches I've had the chance to experience in my time thus far working with the homeless and community in [...]

Mar 8 2013

Potential in Gainesville, Florida

By | March 8th, 2013|News, Partners|0 Comments

I love giving tours to people in our city who are interested in what Gateway Center is.  If you ever want to experience this amazing building and all that goes on here, just get in contact with us and we will be more than happy to arrange a time to give a tour. Recently some [...]

Mar 6 2013

Bigger is Not Better

By | March 6th, 2013|News, Partners, Voices|0 Comments

The below video comes from this fantastic blog and website called Plywood People.  They are an Atlanta based group who are working with organizations to create meaningful social change.  Their blog is a constant source of encouragement and energy for many like yourselves who are committed to doing amazing things in your city. The founder [...]

Feb 25 2013

A Tremendous Donation

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By: Jason Tatum At the Gateway Center we are constantly asked by concerned and caring individuals, "What do you need?"  These people want to give back, and they want to help in meaningful, tangible ways.  For myself, I know there is something special about giving a specific item to someone in need- something that can [...]

Feb 22 2013

“Homeless People Do Not Run”

By | February 22nd, 2013|News, Partners|Comments Off on “Homeless People Do Not Run”

... or  at least that's what everyone kept telling Anne Mahlum, founder of Back on My Feet, a non-profit that uses local running clubs to create self-sufficiency in the lives of men and women experiencing homelessness.  Specific to us at Gateway Center, we work closely as a partner to the Atlanta chapter of Back on My Feet, [...]