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Yearly Archives: 2018

Board of Directors Spotlight: Julie Ravis

Posted on Wednesday, May 02, 2018
By: Julia VanTine
Categories: Spotlights

This Stevens & Lee attorney joined our board last November, thanks to a colleague already active in a number of local charitable organizations. He knew Julie wanted to expand her community involvement. When Opportunity House board member Carol Miller called to ask him to recommend an attorney for a vacant board seat, he thought of Julie.
After touring the shelter, Learning Center, and...

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You Can't Keep A Good Man Down: Richard's Story

Posted on Thursday, February 08, 2018
By: Julia VanTine
Categories: Spotlights

You can work hard and play by the rules, and homelessness happens anyway. Ask Richard. He worked his whole life and held a good city job until six years ago. At age 48, ill health and an injury turned his life upside down.
               But there is good news. This gentle, humble man has found a home at our House, along with hope that he’ll...

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