Homelessness Archives

United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County aims to end family homelessness by 2025

September 5, 2019

On Thursday, August 29, 2019, United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County announced it is targeting to end family homelessness in the region by 2025. The new initiative was unveiled Thursday at United Way’s annual community campaign kickoff at Miller Park, where the organization also announced its campaign goal of $55 million. The new… [Read More]

Why a Christian approach to fighting homelessness pays off

August 8, 2019

Study: Ministries saved taxpayers $119 million in 11 cities by offering both housing and healing When it comes to America’s homeless, Christian organizations set out to do more than offer a hot meal and safe place to stay. They believe that in order to best serve their needy neighbors, they must get to know them…. [Read More]

Black History Month: Joining the fight for social justice – Homelessness (Week 2)

February 7, 2019

“Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Homelessness in communities across America is a problem most people are aware exists but few actually experience it firsthand. Housing is the key, according to the National Alliance… [Read More]