Sunday, February 3rd, Whatcom County was blasted by a severe winter storm that iced roads and pelted the ground with over 2 feet of snow. This stormy weather continued for over three days exacerbating winter temperatures. The local shelter struggles to organize and meet the capacity of individuals who are stranded without housing options each [...]
Jim Peterson speaking on behalf of those who are experiencing homelessness. Discussion: Brief history of Homes NOW, people making a difference by shifting false perspectives, housed neighbors engaging unhoused neighbors on a human level, and the importance of government spending for real solutions. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9W0bUUDjTy8
In the words of a most enthusiastic Homes NOW volunteer "Showers NOW baby!" Below are Homes NOW! volunteers working to bring a vision to life in recent photos of this week's growing momentum to retrofit a truck into a mobile shower unit! The Homes NOW volunteer teams are working diligently each day in all matters [...]
This is a first blog post as a test. Super crazy!