Every Saturday, rain or shine, Charles Storne and his team gather early to prepare breakfast for hundreds of people experiencing homelessness. Getting up at 2 a.m. on a weekend to make grits and eggs isn’t everyone’s favorite thing to do, but for Charles and his team it’s a passion and a joy. Charles has dedicated [...]
Just bringing a little sunshine to your day! We had a former client come to see us today! He has his own place, is still working, and is doing well! Happy for him! This is why we do what we do.
Congratulations! Today, our first set of clients graduated, and five of the seven graduates were offered part-time, 1099 positions with Marchman’s firm, Watchman Security. The other two clients have follow-up interviews next week with Ryan’s HR manager, so I hope to hear good things there. While we were billed for 10 seats, only [...]
CLIENT SUCCESS SPOTLIGHT Congratulations Mr. Denver Burton! CONGRATULATIONS to Mr. Denver Burton who moved into his apartment at O’Hern House this month!!! He faced many barriers to housing and with help and support from our AMAZING staff at The Evolution Center, he was able to reach his goal of obtaining housing. While at The [...]
Mr. Joe Bedford got an early Christmas present -- a home of his own. As a resident of the Evolution Center he was able to transition to his own apartment through the help of the Bridges to Homes project. Mr. Bedford has been homeless since 2007, and he says he is “just glad” that he has a place [...]