Cold snaps can be death sentences for the homeless

We recently read an article "Cold comfort: U.S. homeless shelters overwhelmed in brutal weather," which shared how overwhelmed shelters are and not just in the US. For example, homeless are dying in places typically known for their warmth, like Texas. Homelessness is on the rise in the United States, according to federal survey data released …

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Delivering bags to EDR on a bitter cold November day

Yesterday I brought 3B bags to the Emmanuel Dining Room. My Dad, stepmom and little brother Michael went this time, too. There were a lot of people at EDR this time and we handed out 83 bags in about 20 minutes which is probably the fastest time for that many bags ever. It was great …

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