World Homeless Day This Sunday!

Friday, 08 October 2010 by

First, check this out.  Our very own Amanda Moore put this together.  Moving, touching, caring.  Below that is the John Mellencamp WHD PSA, and the TAAEH Press Release. Let’s all go support this important event. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TOLEDO AREA UNITES TO COMMEMORATE WORLD HOMELESS DAY; RAISE AWARENESS Toledo Agencies and Organizations Seek to Educate

To the Tent City Team

Thursday, 30 September 2010 by

We always talk about being 1 who matters.  I have to tell you, I truly believe the only reason I am still doing this work is because it allows me to hang out with some really remarkable people who, when I get down, their strength lifts me up.  Not only the unhoused friends,  but the

The Latest & TC Meeting Wednesday Night

Tuesday, 28 September 2010 by

разтегателни диваниMother of All Updates! We are running on 16 cylinders right now, everywhere there are strong pistons getting the work needed done for this year’s Tent City on October 29-31, 2010. The need is greater than ever, since 2007 there are 30% more families with children in our shelters and on our streets. Kids

Sunday, 19 September 2010 by

What is 1Matters Tent City? Our friend Tom Henry described it perfectly in the Toledo Blade: An annual three-day relationship-builder between Toledo’s haves and have-nots.” Our friend Shaun Haggerty did a great job as well in this story. If a picture is worth a thousand words, here are three pictures: What is it like when

Press Conference: Let the Promotion Begin!

Thursday, 16 September 2010 by

Tent City Press Conference/Announcements Friday, September 17, 2010 11:00 AM 1919 W. Madison Ave. Cherry Street Mission Madison Food Service and Community Center (Note: This is not the main Cherry Street Mission Building) Who: Ken Leslie (1Matters), Dan Rogers (Cherry Street Mission), Richard Langford (Mildred Bayer Clinic for the Homeless), Steve Anthony (Toledo Area Ministries),