Usually there are about 300 volunteers at Tent City, making 300 stories.  We solicit those stories after Tent City so all of us can see more of how we serve.  Here are two such stories, more to come. Sharing: Ron By Melanie Meyer Wahlgren I met Ron on Saturday.  I was walking back towards the

Findlay & Toledo Tent City

Wednesday, 19 October 2011 by

Tent City & Project Connects This Saturday is the Hancock County Housing Consortium’s second annual 1Matters Project Connect.  This year’s chair is Sunny Davis who too is doing a great job!  We are doing a road trip, so email us if you would like to caravan and support their efforts. 1Matters Project Connect Tent City,

Tent City Volunteer Needs

Sunday, 16 October 2011 by

Quick note: All volunteer slots for the Findlay Project Connect sponsored by 1Matters and the Hancock County Housing Consortium were filled as of Friday.   The event is next  Saturday, 10/22, at St. Marks United Methodist Church, 800 S. Main St., Findlay, OH 45840.  This is the first 1Matters Project Connect supported by a grant from

Every 1 Matters! Right?

Saturday, 08 October 2011 by

1Mile Matters We named it 1Mile Matters.  It is not just a name.  It is about the 5280 feet taken, 1foot, 1step at a time. Each step matters.  For each step, it takes effort to reach the goal.  The reward for that step is progress. We hope you will join us tomorrow, 10/9, and help

It’s All About the Kids!

Sunday, 02 October 2011 by

Let me tell you about little Jimmy and the Davis family.  But be warned, this might make you CRY but, if you do, they will be the good kind of tears. There are always so many misconceptions about who the “homeless” “really” are.  Those of us working at curb level on the streets see families