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A Recent History of Homelessness.

Lately there has been a fair bit of media coverage on the issue of homelessness in Sarasota and the best way to manage it … Starting back in 2013, Sarasota spent tens of thousands of dollars—and earmarked hundreds of thousands more—agreeing to and then rejecting a solution that offered promise

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In Her Shoes

“Even though she’s had transportation limitations, she has maintained employment for her family – no excuses. She takes buses, walks, and even pays for late-night cabs to get to and from work, and she never complains about it.” -Cheryl Clunk, Director of Family Services This year on January 26th there

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2014 News Archives

Season of Sharing: Family pulling back from the brink – Herald Tribune December 13, 2014 The only thing missing from the White family’s Christmas tree is the Green Bay Packers Cheesehead as the topper. Jason White said it’s in the mail courtesy of his mother in Wisconsin — a family

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Happiest City in the U.S.?

“It was nice to bring our baby to a home from the hospital instead of to our truck.” On a Friday afternoon in October 2014, we received a phone call from the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office. They found a family of five with a pregnant mom living in a truck

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