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GSH Supporters Help 134 Schoolchildren

GSH Supporters Help 134 Schoolchildren

Thanks to our generous community, our supporters provided 134 backpacks and school supplies for local schoolchildren! This could not have been done without all of you. Thank you to our community supporters who hosted a school supply collection site - Hollin Hall...

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Are We Helping Families?

Are We Helping Families?

by David Levine, President/CEO This week I participated in a lively discussion within the local provider community. Maurico Miller, the founder of the Family Independence Initiative, wrote this op-ed in the New York Times challenging some accepted assumptions about...

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An Accident and a Lost Job

An Accident and a Lost Job

by Jessica Seckman, Emergency Services Manager Jason is a local resident who has two jobs, a full time job in construction and a part time job in community services. He not only works to make ends meet, but he chooses to also work in a job where he helps others facing...

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On the Right Track

On the Right Track

by Aleisha Wilhite, Community Case Manager Janelle has been a part of the Good Shepherd Housing ABC program since August of 2016. Janelle and her daughter sought out housing assistance after she could not afford the rent at her previous home. She had been living in...

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Cost Burdens Increasing for Renters

Cost Burdens Increasing for Renters

by David Levine, President/CEO Just last week, the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard released its 2017 report on the nation's housing.  Year after year, this vital report provides the most extensive and complete survey of the US housing...

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