On the Streets | Faces of the Homeless, January 2019

by Lisa Kane This story has a happy ending! Destiny is a sweet, pretty girl who just got into an apartment. She spent almost her entire pregnancy living in a tent. She already has one beautiful son, and gav...

I’ll be Home(less) for Christmas: A Reflection

by Clyde Alan Hensley It’s odd how the snow always seems so white and pure on Christmas Eve. The snowflakes have a warm dampness. The streets become empty toward 4pm or so. Akron quiets down as most people a...

On the Streets | Faces of the Homeless, November 2018

Interviews with Akron homeless, previously homeless, and those still struggling by Lisa Kane 11/14/2018 You’ve probably heard of the Homeless Charity Village on Broad Street. It’s been in the news a lot la...

On the Street | Faces of the Homeless, September 2018

by Lisa Kane of Akron Snow Angels 08/31/2018 I’m volunteering today at Christmas in July at Grace Park. There are about 300 people gathered for the party. We will be handing out bags with toiletries, socks...

On the Street | February 2018

Faces of the homeless, previously homeless and those still struggling by Lisa Kane of Akron Snow Angels 02/14/18 Two adorable Hermans in a row! (We featured a Herman in January’s issue.) I see the sweetest...
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On the Street: Aimee & Trae

  by Lisa Kane of Akron Snow Angels   To help Aimee, Trae or anyone the Akron Snow Angels serves, visit AkronSnowAngels.com/donate or donate directly through GoFundMe or mail a contribution to: Akron Sn...