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The Story Of Homeless Tom

While cleaning up our donation sorting room the other day, we ran across an old cowboy hat which I’m sure belonged to ‘Homeless Tom.’ I haven’t seen him around for quite a few years, but I remember him well.  Tall and … Continue reading

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WNMU Kinsesiology Club Promotes Exercise To Stay Healthy

Recently, the students from Western’s Kinesiology club under the direction of Dr. Sato, made some posters for our Sierra House Women and Children”s shelter promoting exercise. According to club president Bobbi Pierson, not only does exercise tone your body so … Continue reading

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Life In The Slow Lane

Jimmy was happy he had finally made it to the warm climate in the land of manyana. He considered himself a professional bum. The Eastern shores had turned out too cold and crowded to survive so he headed West in pursuit … Continue reading

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Michael Get A Home

Michael (not his real name) came to us from Texas via Louisiana where he was born and raised. He grew up on his Dad’s fishing boat, but was displaced after Hurricane Katrina and made a move to drier climes and ended … Continue reading

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We Went to the County Fair

… The birds and the beasts were there! I was sorting some donations from WalMart the other day and thinking back to a time when our cupboard really was bare. We had 1 shelf of food in the food pantry … Continue reading

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