Posts tagged ‘homelessness’

From Homeless to Home

Honored to be a part of this project as a Homeward Bound of Marin board member.
Five years in the making, our first formerly homeless family has moved into Oma Village ~ a brand new affordable housing community in Novato, CA built by Homeward Bound. See photo gallery and watch news footage of Rev. Betty “Oma” Pagett speaking about the project. (“Oma” means grandmother in German)

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Solstice Offering ~ In light of homelessness

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Sunrise: Nanyuki, Kenya by Miranda Roehrick ©2012

Wherever you dwell on the planet, just as we share the same inscrutable sun, we share a dire universal problem ~ homelessness.

Ray Charles sang: “None of us are free if one of us is chained ~ none of us are free”.  

I live in Marin County, California—just across the Golden Gate from San Francisco—where the divide between the ultra rich and the homeless could not be wider.
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