Homeless Outreach Providing Encouragement – H.O.P.E. – ensures a sense of dignity and support to people experiencing homelessness while offering programs and referrals that encourage movement toward self-sufficiency.
“Something happens every outreach evening that is so humbling.
With all the challenges our clients experience in their days, it is so emotional for me when someone asks ‘Are you okay,’ or out of the blue, something like
‘I really like your shoes,’ or ‘You have such nice handwriting,’
or ‘Muchas gracias’ over and over again.”
…street outreach volunteer shift report excerpt 11/6/16