Content Tagged 'homeless'

Homeless Comm. Speaks Out in Defense of Kidnapping Suspect
The homeless community is speaking out after a member of their camp was arrested for rape and kidnapping. Video Video
Salvation Army Gets Closer to Permanent Homeless Shelter
While many of us have a place to call home, many people on the Gulf Coast do not, and the Salvation Army has a plan in the works to help that. Video Video
Cold Weather Shelters Open Along the Coast for Freezing Weather
The Salvation Army is opening their Gulf Coast cold weather shelters Tuesday night Video Video
Salvation Army to Build Permanent Shelter for Homeless
The Gulf Coast Salvation Army is building a permanent shelter to serve homeless families and single men and women in Gulfport. Video Video
Woman Mourns the Loss of Homeless Daughter Killed by Train
Crystal Barmer, 29, was homeless, working to rebuild her life when she was struck and killed by a train in Biloxi. Video Video
Center of Hope to Provide Permanent Shelter for Homeless
The Salvation Army is providing the homeless with a permanent shelter. Video Video
Family of Homeless Woman Killed by Train Still Grieves
It's been one week since a homeless woman was killed by a train in Biloxi Video Video
Shepherd of the Gulf Delivers Xmas Gifts to the Homeless
Wednesday, Shepherd of the Gulf delivered presents to homeless families they missed the first time around for Camper's Christmas. Video Video
Salvation Army Opens Cold Weather Shelters
Temperatures are going to dip down into the mid-30s Tuesday night, conditions that could be deadly for those who don't have adequate shelter. Video Video
Shepherd of the Gulf Provides Xmas Presents to Homeless Kids
Children get excited to receive gifts for Christmas, but not everyone is fortunate enough to receive them. Video Video
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
Cold Weather Shelters Open Tues. & Wed. Nights
If you were outside at all Tuesday, you probably noticed it's gotten a lot colder. Video Video
People Flock to Shelters During Record Breaking Cold Temps
Nineteen degrees: a record low set in Gulfport, two degrees below the previous record set just last year in January, but this cold isn't just inconvenient, it can be downright deadly. 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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