Tag Archives: Silicon Valley

Housing 1000 October Newsletter!

Housing 1000 October 2012 Newsletter Interview with Dr. Nancy Peña, Director of Mental Health, County of Santa Clara “It’s our job as fellow human beings to respectfully and with humility offer the help and hope that we might one day … Continue reading

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Housing 1000 July Newsletter!

Housing 1000 July 2012 Newsletter CHECK OUT OUR NEW VIDEO! Year One Update It’s hard to believe Housing 1000 is a year old this month. Twelve months ago, we didn’t even know this was possible. But your support this year … 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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The Death of the Street Newspaper, the Rise of Human Wifi?

  Street newspapers, sold mainly by homeless individuals, have become common since the founding of New York City’s Street News in 1989. Some have been written and produced by homeless contributors, while others cover mainstream issues and pop culture in … Continue reading

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Homeless cancer patient living in her car in San Jose

Many of you have already read about Giselle McDonald, homeless resident of San Jose and current cancer patient. The brave 74-year-old has been living in her car, even as she suffers from lymphoma and stomach cancer. The Mercury News article … Continue reading

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