Month: September 2020

  • Webinar

    Volunteering during COVID

    On Tuesday, September 22 at noon, we hosted a special webinar with our Community Engagement Manager Chris Cannedy. Learn about some of the ways volunteers are helping our program participants…

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    • Stories

      Meet Sierra McPherson

      Sierra McPherson, in one word, is resilient. Despite the many hurdles life has thrown her way, she has found a way to persevere. Sierra’s mother struggled with drugs and at…

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      • President's Blog

        Reflecting on Racism: A Look Into History

        Those of us working in the field of homelessness know firsthand the insidious impact and history of racism. African-Americans make up a disproportionate percentage of the people we serve. This…

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        • Webinar

          Friendship Place and Our Work Post COVID

          On Tuesday, September 1st, we hosted a special webinar with our President & CEO Jean-Michel Giraud and Chief Development Officer Chris Rutledge. Watch this recording of the event to learn…

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