For the 13th year in a row, McHale's Irish Pub and our founder, Tricia Kuhlkin, are joining forces to raise much-needed funds for our programs. The Pilgrims' Inn Irish Open has become a favorite with local golfers, and for good....
At face value, the cause of homelessness for most of our clients seems pretty clear – they don’t make enough money to pay their rent and utilities. Many of them have no jobs, or if they do it is a part-time and/or minimum wage job. So what they need to do to stabilize is get [...]
Mother’s Day is just around the corner. If your mom is like most, out of all the beautiful cards you’ve ever gotten her the one she cherishes most is scribbled in childish crayon with a smudge in the corner, and she’s saved it since you were 5. Of all the nice gifts you’ve given her, [...]
I am an avid reader, and recently finished the wildly popular ”Hunger Games” series, by Suzanne Collins. I’m a little surprised that these books are listed as “young adult”. At the age of 53, I personally found them to be intriguing. I read the series straight through in about a week’s time, and I am enthusiastically looking forward to [...]
Two of our families are moving out of the shelter this week into their own private housing.
Both are single moms, and coincidentally both just had babies while staying with us.
They have each worked hard to figure out how to get back on their feet, increase their income, keep their living expenses “doable”, and stabilize their families.
That’s two moms and 5 kids that have stepped into a more hopeful future. We wish them well.