Stories

The experiences of those being helped and those who offer their gifts to help


CCLM “Mission Marchers” – First Walk a Success!

            Update: Our Walkathon was a great success and much fun.  Thanks to all who walked and who supported the team!  Some of the donations are still being counted so we don't have a total yet but we know we are really close to our $3000 goal for CCLM. THANK YOU!   Click Here to Enter Walk-A-Thon Donations We thank you for being our partner in mission and for your support of the October 3rd LSS Community Care Walkathon to fight poverty. San Bernardino County walkers will meet and walk ...

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Community Festival May 2015 – Grand Reopening of H St Clinic

H Street Clinic, Lutheran Social Services of So CA, CCLM, & Central Neighborhood Health Foundation celebrated a Grand reopening of the H St Clinic as a Federally Qualified Health Center on May 16, 2015 at 1329 N. H St, SB (909) 381-0803. As the Clinic expands its offerings of health care, CCLM continues to provide emergency and permanent supportive housing, food and nutritional support, education, and spiritual care.

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A Homey Homie Christmas

Who receives the gift?  Volunteers help men pick out pants, shirts, belts, socks, underwear, scarves, knit hats, gloves, jackets, and shoes, while volunteers play carols and serve snacks.  Working the Christmas party for the men's shelter sets the tone for welcoming the Christ child.   A gift for all.

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Baby J’s first Christmas

Wherever you are tonight Baby J, may you be housed in the Love that will not let go.

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Saving Support

"God saved my life, through CCLM". -Robert, Supportive Housing resident

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Where Am I Going to Sleep? And Eat?

"Two things that matter most when you are out on the street: Where am I going to sleep? Where am I going to get my first meal? ... This place gives you those things, takes them off of your shoulders. And then you can start building your life again." - Rick, describing the typical experience of a shelter resident (pictured).

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Care & Confidence

"That shows you that people care, people have faith in what you can do." - Rick (resident worker, shelter case management & Re-entry house)

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