Many people recoil when they encounter a homeless man or woman on the streets. Lazarus House, led by executive director Bridget Shaheen, embraces those who don’t have a place to call home [...]
“We get dairy, grains, vegetables, and fruit. My daughter loves the yogurt so my husband and I save them for her. I can’ t get here until the afternoon but I don’ t have to worry because I know the people who work here make sure everyone gets the same selection of items, whether you are first in line or last. How wonderful is that.”
"My children and I would like to thank you very much for all the Christmas gifts. Everything fits perfectly. Thank you for making my children’s and my Christmas a happy one. God bless you!"
"It has been my second chance in life! We have a roof over our head, stability and are getting our bills up to date. My husband and I are getting our life back on track!"
"Now we aren’t homeless and we can be together as a family. Lazarus House staff helped me with school and I have my Certified Nursing Assistant license and a job with a steady income. Living at Capernaum place has been great!"