Last Wednesday, the Rescue Mission of Ithaca opened the doors to their new homeless shelter. We spoke with Amanda Erwin, the Communications Specialist for the Rescue Mission, to see how the opening went and discussed their plans to help people who are homeless in the community.
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Desiree Smith bends over a large red bin to sort through an overwhelming pile of what she calls “bric-a-brak.” This is a pile of miscellaneous objects that includes lamps, heaters, suitcases and even an ice-tea maker. 617 more words
ARLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Voices of people crying for help in the wreckage of a deadly Washington state mudslide have stopped, and hopes of finding any more survivors waned as searchers pulled more bodies from the tangled debris field and crews worked through the night into Monday. 680 more words
This blog post is a summary of a recent panel survey project managed by Research & Marketing Strategies (RMS) which donated its staff’s time and service’s to the Rescue Mission. 337 more words