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How Relational Poverty Relates to Homelessness

October 22, 2019
group of men in relational poverty

When you think of poverty, you might picture someone living with very little, perhaps living on the streets, just barely surviving off of whatever resources they can get. But what about relational poverty? Relational poverty is rampant and affects even the wealthiest of people — it could even affect you.  Relational poverty refers to being …

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Facing Homelessness as a College Student

September 23, 2019
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When you think of homelessness, who do you picture? Likely adults who have been left homeless after losing a job or someone living on the streets after facing a crippling addiction. We don’t typically picture college students among those facing homelessness, but sadly, that’s the reality.  The Hope Center for College, Community and Justice conducted …

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Ways to Help Those Facing Homelessness in Atlanta

September 16, 2019
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Homelessness is rampant in our Atlanta community. In fact, there are up to 7,000 Atlantans facing homelessness, and as many as 2,000 of them are living on streets unsheltered. How can we come together as a community and help those facing homelessness in Atlanta?  There’s no way we can ever fulfill our mission without your …

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How to Help Friends Facing Homelessness

September 9, 2019
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It can happen to anyone. When we think of people facing homelessness, we typically don’t think of our friends. However, the reality is that our friends can be met with tough situations that leave them facing homelessness and in need in the blink of an eye. Here are some tips on how to help friends …

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Hope Begins With A Meal

September 14, 2016
Serving a Meal at Atlanta Mission

In Atlanta Mission kitchens every day meals are being served and hope is being restored. You can provide hope today. Just $2.67 provides a meal for a homeless neighbor in need www.atlantamission.org/donate. 

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Infographic: Did You Know? Surprising Facts About Homelessness

August 31, 2016

Learn more about those experiencing homelessness to better understand them and their needs. The facts just might surprise you. Call us today to discover how you can partner with us to end homelessness, one friend at a time.

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The Hidden Homeless: What You’re Not Seeing in the Statistics

August 17, 2016

Statistics on the homeless in America are sobering. More than half a million people currently meet the definition of homeless in our country, and of those — Atlanta Mission served 6,848 last year. You might already be familiar with these statistics, but what you might not realize is that:

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