Ten years ago a group of individuals representing nonprofits, philanthropy, local government, the faith community, and the business community came together to discuss our community’s response to the growing homeless issue in King County. Early on that group agreed that it wasn’t good enough to simply continue to manage the needs of people in our…
United Way’s Director of Ending Homelessness shares about his friend Rex, an inspirational guy who decided he cared too much to keep walking by.
Well it turns out that ending homelessness is as simple as getting people into homes.
Steve had been in and out of shelters for years. “In” meaning figuring out how to get his name shelter lists early to get bed. “Out” meaning a cold, wet night outside.