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Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week (November 14-21)

Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week

National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is observed the week before Thanksgiving as a reminder that these challenges don’t stop for the holidays. Over 43 million Americans are currently living below the poverty line. An alarming 580,000 are without a home on any given night.

Last year, Solid Ground provided housing stability and supportive services to over 150 families. This year we are on track to serve even more. Please consider the various ways in which you can partner with Solid Ground to help families emerge out of homelessness and on to a strong foundation.

  1. Encourage landlords to partner with Solid Ground in providing rental housing for families. Click HERE to learn more!
  2. Schedule a donation drive of new and gently used household goods to help families settle into their new homes. Contact Dylan at DMcDonough@solidgroundmn.org to schedule your drive today. View our Amazon Wish List HERE.
  3. Fulfill a family’s wish list this holiday season by participating in Solid Ground’s Holiday Express. Click HERE to learn more!
  4. Make a meaningful financial gift to Solid Ground on Give to the Max Day, November 18th. Click HERE to learn more!

About Solid Ground

Solid Ground is an award-winning Minnesota nonprofit whose proven, holistic approach helps families build the strong foundations they need to emerge from homelessness into a brighter future. Through safe, affordable housing and innovative supportive programming, Solid Ground helps families break the cycle of homelessness and poverty for the next generation.

At the heart of Solid Ground is the belief that housing stability is fundamental to the healthy development of children and to a family’s ability to be contributing members of the community. Solid Ground currently runs eight programs in the suburban Ramsey and Washington Counties housing nearly 570 women, men and children annually. Our mission is to prevent and end homelessness for families with children in the communities we serve through housing, resources, and opportunity.

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