Monthly Archives: May 2012

Interview with Chris Richardson, Director of Program Operations with Downtown Streets Team

Chris Richardson is the Director of Program Operations with Downtown Streets Team, a partner of Housing 1000. Through Downtown Streets Team, homeless men and women are given the opportunity as “team members” to rebuild their lives through an innovative work-readiness … Continue reading

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Interview with Miriam Rivera, Intensive Case Manager with New Directions

Miriam Rivera is an intensive case manager with New Directions who is working with Housing 1000 clients. That means she advocates for some of the sickest, most chronically homeless men and women in the county. This week we spoke with … Continue reading

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Interview with Jon Talbert, Pastor with WestGate Church

Jon Talbert is a self-described “compassion pastor” with WestGate Church. He just finished coordinating the very successful Beautiful Day, a service event which involved over 4,000 people working to help others all over Santa Clara County. He is dedicated to service … Continue reading

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Interview with Leslye Corsiglia, Director of the Housing Department of the City of San Jose

Leslye Corsiglia has been working in affordable housing since the age of 18. She is currently the Director of the Housing Department of the City of San Jose, is on the board of Destination: Home, and is an expert at … Continue reading

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