The local homeless shelters are often at capacity. The winter months have them packed to the brim with families, individuals, and children. This creates a long list of items needed and you can help fill that need.
Many families struggle to put food on the table all year long. Lots of children in our community depend on the food they receive at school for breakfast and lunch. I raised the question "Where can families in need go to get a free meal in our community?"
Owensboro’s Daniel Pitino Shelter has received funding to construct two transitional housing units — the first such units in the Commonwealth to assist homeless families, according to the Kentucky Housing Corporation (KHC).
GRADD secured a $197,000 grant through KHC’s Affordable Housing Trust Fund (AHTF)...