Archive for November 3, 2009

I read quite a number of news articles and blog posts about homelessness from all around the nation each week. Then, whenever a homeless advocacy group releases a report or study, I end up reading those as well.

Most of the time, there isn’t a great deal of it which is positive.

A local government is passing ordinances to further limit the activities of the homeless; police are ordering the dismantling of homeless encampments; homelessness is increasing but homeless services are not; and so forth.

To be quite honest, it can be a bit overwhelming – and depressing.

Every so often though, one of the articles or posts is uplifting and inspiring.

Such was the case yesterday.   (more…)