A PLACE TO REBUILD
Motherhood is a balancing act. Keeping everything going, even when things get rough, is just part of the job description. When Mom gets sick, it can be a real challenge for the family to keep that balance. When the illness is prolonged and Mom is sick for months, that balance can disappear completely, along with the family’s stability. That’s what happened to Jennifer and her two children.
Pat Youngquist | Interim Executive Director EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR COLUMN THANK YOU FOR MAKING A SECOND CHANCE POSSIBLE Thank you to everyone who helped make Raising Hope such a successful event in April. Your generosity provided of...read more
STORIES OF CHANGE Shamaine Photograph and Article by Maggie Lynn For many, family is an incredible blessing in times of struggle. When the family itself is in crisis, the comfort of home can quickly transform into a battlefield. For Shamaine, fighting that battle...read more
VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT The Czarnecki & Sapp families Photograph & Article by Andrea Six Help can come in unlikely ways. Sometimes a small moment, like helping a child build a s’more, can create a powerful change. Though the lives of Gloria Sapp, Amy Czarnecki...read more
Andrea Six Union Mission Volunteer Dr. Bertice Berry has a way with laughter. She says it’s “such a gift” and has the ability to turn a stark situation around. “I have the power to change someone else’s life,” she said, encouraging the audience on Thursday, April 20...read more
STORIES OF CHANGE Jennifer Photograph by Maggie Lynn, Article by Andrea Six Motherhood is a balancing act. Keeping everything going, even when things get rough, is just part of the job description. When Mom gets sick, it can be a real challenge for the family to keep...read more
Homelessness can happen for many different reasons. A victim of domestic violence, with no network of support, can quickly find she’s exchanged one perilous living situation for another. Bravely leaving behind an abusive relationship, Logan knows all too well that the best choice for a family can be the one that leads to a homeless shelter.read more