EUGENE, Ore. — A shoe store in Eugene is getting the holidays started off on the right foot. Burch’s Shoe Store in Oakway Center won its company’s national contest this year, which means 100 pairs of shoes for those in need this winter at the Eugene Mission. The bulk delivery arrived this week, from Naot … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore — The Eugene Mission is trying a different approach as homeless numbers continue to grow and, it seems to be working. This Saturday, the Mission celebrates the first graduates of its Life Change program. A year ago, the Eugene Mission implemented the 24/7 holistic program, transforming the Mission from a homeless shelter to … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Homeless campers are back at the old federal building plaza after a week-long cleaning closure. A camper said the majority of those who are camping at the old federal building are members of Whoville. Back on April 1, the Eugene Police Department shut down the Whoville camp at Broadway and Hilyard. One … Continue reading »
White metal bunk bed after bunk bed after bunk bed filled the room. I tried to keep myself in check and not let the tears fall, but there was no way to contain them.
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