Stories

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


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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