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Season of giving: Local agencies prepare to help those in need

Season of giving: Local agencies prepare to help those in need

Maile Rudebusch

November 21, 2014


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Del Mar, Encinitas, Escondido, Holidays, Leucadia, NORTH COAST LINK, North County, Oceanside, Olivenhain, Region, San Diego County, Top Stories

The holiday season is a time to come together with family, but it is also a time to reach out and support those who are less fortunate. There are many donation drop-offs and food collection drives across San Diego, and the organizations behind those drives make it their mission to help those in need...

Fewer homeless, but more to the story

Kent Davy

May 1, 2013


Filed under COLUMNISTS, Kent Davy

A verse in Matthew reminds us that “you will have the poor with you always” – the gospel writer is probably referring to the homeless, too. Even though a great many goodhearted people try to make sure there’s a roof over every head, it’s never going to work out for everyone. And that is ...

The homeless count, no matter how bad the weather is

Kent Davy

February 1, 2013


Filed under COLUMNISTS, Kent Davy

I was the wheel man, Betsy navigated. We drove and peered through the steady flop of the windshield wipers, looking for the homeless in the dark, and with little success. It was a cold and rainy Friday morning (Jan. 25) – we and other volunteers started at 5 a.m. and counted until 8 a.m. – a...

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