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Friday, December 7, 2018

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 11:35:50

The Van seeks to raise $35,000 in three weeks for new warehouse facility in South Little Rock

The Van, a nonprofit organization that brings supplies to people experiencing homelessness, is asking for $35,000 in donations to fund the purchase of a new warehouse facility on 2.5 acres of land in south Little Rock.

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Monday, January 23, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017 - 10:05:00

Census of Central Arkansas homeless set for tomorrow

Central Arkansas Team for the Homeless (CATCH) will conduct a "point in time" count tomorrow to estimate the homeless population in Pulaski, Saline, Prairie, and Lonoke Counties.

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Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 16:02:00

Lucie's Place to open transitional housing for LGBT young adults this fall

Lucie's Place, the Central Arkansas nonprofit serving homeless LGBT young adults, has announced it will be opening a transitional living program for up to four clients in Little Rock this fall.

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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 11:26:00

Lucie's Place crowdfunding for a home for LGBT homeless youth

Lucie's Place, the non-profit outreach program that seeks to assist LGBT youth who find themselves homeless, announced a crowdfunding effort today that they hope will help raise the final $60,000 needed to allow them to purchase and open a transitional living home for those they help.

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Friday, March 30, 2012

Friday, March 30, 2012 - 17:38:29

Beebe weighs in on vet center: UPDATE

Gov. Mike Beebe would back putting the VA clinic on Main Street.

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Thursday, March 15, 2012

Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 06:28:03

A clinic is not a homeless shelter

THIS .... The Austin, Texas Homeless Resource Center Re the Democrat-Gazette's extensive front-page article about a former Austin, Texas mayor who said a huge, state-of-the-art homeless shelter in Austin had perhaps deterred downtown redevelopment for a block or so around the building, but not elsewhere: Mayor Mark Stodola chimed in...

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Friday, March 2, 2012

Friday, March 2, 2012 - 13:59:26

Shinseki supports VA clinic: Update

Secretary of Veterans Affairs Erik Shinseki believes the VA here followed the letter of the law in its purchase of property at 10th and Main for a new drop-in veterans clinic.

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Thursday, February 23, 2012

Thursday, February 23, 2012 - 14:27:20

Tim Griffin, VA chair say little on vets center

The House chair of the U.S. Committee of Veteran Affairs, Rep. Jeff Miller of Florida, met with officials working to provide services to Central Arkansas veterans.

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Thursday, February 23, 2012 - 06:52:21

Vets center supporters meet congressmen

Supporters of a new Main Street location for a center for vets seeking counseling and a variety of day services met yesterday with Republican U.S. Rep. Tim Griffin, an opponent of the Main Street location, and House VA Committee Chair Jeff Miller, a Florida Republican, brought down by Griffin to buttress his attack on the VA for considering the location.

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