Home Sweet Home

by Julian Picon, Shelter Manager What does the word ‘home’ mean to you? Have you ever considered all of the privileges that come from having a permanent address? Even though I have worked with those suffering from homelessness for 17 years, one of our latest clients, Charlie, who got permanent housing last month, helped me understand the importance of a … Read More

A Grocery Bag of Hope

by Peter Duraisami, CEO Our Food Bank services give us a front-line view of the impact of inflation-driven rising grocery prices. Experts warn that the grocery cost increase of 5-7% this year will keep climbing as we all face supply chain issues and rising costs of PPE and sanitation due to COVID-19.1 Inflation will result in an average family of … Read More