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Dorothy Edwards
Formerly homeless. Alumni graduate at CSH inaguaral Speak Up Advocacy Program. Member Board of Directors at CSH. Works at Housing Works Ca as ESC with WORKS.
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NinaFranquiHollomon Aug 16
No words, just music 🎶 Rest in Love
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Jerry Jones Aug 15
Imminently reasonable to clear thousands of warrants for homeless people who didn't show up in court for minor offenses. More reasonable still—stop criminalizing homelessness in the first place.
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Los Angeles County Aug 14
The County Board of Supervisors has voted unanimously to expand a program that provides showers, hot meals, health screenings and more to people experiencing homelessness.
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Ann English Aug 15
Housing IS Healthcare AND Healthcare can fund Housing
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Dorothy Edwards Aug 15
If you’re looking to measure success, is key. The foundation on which to build strong and stable lives.
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Mayor Eric Garcetti Aug 14
Supportive housing works — helping formerly homeless Angelenos turn their lives around. We spent the 1st day of school w/ formerly homeless students who recently moved to Beverly Terrace, a supportive housing complex that offers them the long-term stability they need to succeed.
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Dorothy Edwards Aug 14
To my friends and colleagues on the east coast,,,Please be safe when commuting.
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Everyone In LA Aug 13
Calling all housing & service providers, people who have experienced homelessness & dedicated community members: wants your input on how to spend nearly $80M in state funding. Show up & speak out at these upcoming community meetings:
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Dorothy Edwards Aug 12
Pure awesomeness! Our Teague Terrace BBQ was an epic success thanks to Rev. Dan Smith and parishioners of We appreciate your time.
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Dorothy Edwards Aug 12
Gearing up for our 1st Annual Summer Fun BBQ at the beautiful Teague Terrace Apts. Hosted by Rev. Dan Smith & friends of Our tenants will have an afternoon of community, friendship & great food.
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United Way of L.A. Aug 11
New LA County website streamlines requesting help for people experiencing homelessness via
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NinaFranquiHollomon Aug 11
What shallow hearts 💕 when we fail to realize the beauty of humanity! Let’s celebrate the skin we live in? ✌🏽✌️✌🏻✌🏿
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Heading Home Funders Apr 13
"Funders need to support community organizing as part of their work to end homelessness" Amanda Andere, CEO, Funders Together to End Homelessness speaking to MN funders.
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Tanya White Aug 11
ending homelessness is a priority CSH/Speak Up! advocates and santa monica mayor showing up! @SanMomayor
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Ann English Aug 11
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Dorothy Edwards Aug 11
Another fun gathering at Teague Terrace this morning. This is what I love most about being a an opportunity to bring awareness of into communities where it is so needed.
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CSH Aug 10
CSH has helped thousands of Americans live with stability, autonomy and dignity. Get to know our supportive housing advocates in these videos.
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Jerry Jones Aug 8
I joined other tenant advocates in speaking on behalf of a Right to Counsel motion for eviction defense, which passed the LA City Council's Housing Committee unanimously this afternoon.
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SVP Los Angeles Aug 7
“The level of unwavering positivity & generosity in the Accelerator program breeds openness and trust. I felt supported & excited about the possibilities to develop my program.” Ann English, CSH SpeakUp!/2017 Accelerator. Apps for our 2018 Accelerator cohort are due in ☝🏽 week!
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Jerry Jones Aug 6
In recent years, 84% of all rental construction in major US cities has been luxury housing. None of this is trickling down. Rents have fallen for the highest earners while rising for the poorest households.
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