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    Homeless Point-In-Time Count in the Upstate

    by  • January 16, 2014 • Games, Hope • 0 Comments

    Each year, The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development requires a count of homeless individuals across the nation. The resulting data allows the government to assess local service providers’ funding needs.  On January 23th, 2014, the Upstate Homeless Coalition will coordinate a street and shelter count of homeless individuals in 13 counties across...

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    The Mayor’s 5K Walk/Run for Homeless Awareness

    by  • November 15, 2013 • Games, Hope • 0 Comments

      Join the Mayor, Meg’s House, and umbrella programs Hope and GAMES as they work to bring awareness to the homeless population in Greenwood. We’ll be giving out shirts, trophies, and gift bags. Plus, there’s a chance to win free food from uptown restaurants like TW Boon’s, Howard’s, and Buffalo Grill — just for...

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    The GAMES Program Breaks Cycles of Abuse

    by  • May 24, 2012 • Games • 1 Comment

    After a childhood of physical and sexual abuse, Paula (name changed for confidentiality) was left emotionally broken and unable to trust anyone. For many years, she attempted to seek help, but her cries were unheard. Although her mother was present throughout her childhood, she was emotionally distant due to the stress of living with an...

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