Content Tagged 'homeless'

Back Bay Mission Unveils New Housing for Homeless Veterans
Back Bay Mission in Biloxi held an open house Wednesday to show off its new housing for homeless veterans. Video Video
Back Bay Mission Host Open House of Homeless Veterans Project
Back Bay Mission, a non-profit with 92 years of service on Mississippi’s Gulf Coast, is proud to announce the open house of HomePort II; The Mission’s newly constructed home for homeless veterans living in South Mississippi.
Back Bay Mission & Hard Rock Provide Thanksgiving Dinner
The holiday season is all about giving thanks and giving back. That's why the Hard Rock Casino chooses to donate their food and services to the homeless each year with the help of Back Bay Mission. Video Video
Homeless Hope Raises Money for Burial Expenses of Veteran
Operation Homeless Hope is reaching out to provide a dignified burial to a recently deceased local veteran. Video Video
Many Homeless People Are Stuck in the Cold This Winter
Many homeless individuals will take advantage of sleeping indoors, but there are still many more that will stay out in the cold. Video Video
Shepherd of the Gulf to Hold Thanksgiving in the Woods
A local organization is working to bring a happy Thanksgiving to homeless in the area, and they need your help to do it. Video Video
Gulf Coast Rescue Mission to Serve Thanksgiving Dinner
Thanksgiving is just over two weeks away, and it's a time when people look for ways to give back, especially to the less fortunate. Video Video
Freezing Temps Cause Cold Weather Shelters to Open
Officials are predicting shelter doors will be open more this year than before, at a great cost to the organizations running them. Video Video
Salvation Army to Open Cold Weather Shelters Thurs. & Fri.
The Salvation Army Cold Weather Shelters in Gulfport and Pascagoula will be open due to predicted cold temperatures on Thursday, November 13th and Friday, November 14th, 2014.
Loaves and Fishes to Raffle Autographed Saints Super Bowl Football
Loaves and Fishes, the Biloxi soup kitchen that serves 6,000 meals a month on a shoestring budget, has come up with a super way to raise money to feed the hungry as its most challenging time of the year approaches, the holiday season.
Gulf Coast Community Ministries Collecting Supplies for the Homeless
Gulf Coast Community Ministries is once again hosting its Camping for Hope event to provide for the homeless. Video Video
Cold Weather Shelters Open for Second Night in a Row
It's another frigid day outside and along the Coast and cold weather shelters will be open again Friday night. Video Video
Cold Weather Shelters Open Across the Coast
Near freezing temperatures mean cold weather shelters across the Coast are opening up to help local homeless people. Video Video
Harrison County Cold Weather Shelter
Harrison County Supervisor of District 1, Windy Swetman, announces that a Cold Weather Shelter will be open at the Kenny Fournier Multi-Purpose Center 10395 Automall Parkway, D’Iberville on Thursday, November 13th and Friday, November 14th.
Gulf Coast Ministries Holds BBQ Fundraiser
This year, Gulf Coast Ministries is reporting a lack of donations compared to last year. Video Video
Shepherd of the Gulf Needs Some Help Too
Lynda Favre has been without a vehicle for over a year. Video Video
Local Group Reaches Out to Homeless Veterans
Thursday, many members of the Biloxi community participated in a stand down to serve homeless veterans. Video Video
Homeless Rates on Coast Supposedly Down
A study released by the Open Doors Homeless Coalition, published by Mississippi Public Broadcasting, finds that homelessness has decreased 7% statewide and 28% here on the Coast, but local organizations geared toward helping the homeless say the population has not decreased at all. Video Video
Two Men And A Truck Kicks Off Movers for Moms Drive to Help Mothers in Shelters
Community-supported program aids moms in crisis on Mother’s Day.
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