Several dignitaries were on hand on August 24 to participate in the traditional “signing and hoisting” of the final construction beam of City Missions new 22-bed Shelter for homeless veterans, The Patriot House. #theyservedusnowletsservethem #hopeforthehomeless Donations for this facility can be sent to City Mission, 84 West Wheeling Street, Washington, PA, 15301, with “Patriot House” […]
Wesley is staying in the Veterans Dorm , a precursor to the homeless shelter that City Mission is currently building, for 22 homeless veterans. He says the Veterans Dorm is a quiet place where veterans can share their stories with each other and find healing together. He’s happy that the City Mission is helping veterans. […]
“Memorial Day is our Nation’s solemn reminder that freedom is never free. It is a moment of collective reflection on the noble sacrifices of those who gave the last measure of devotion in service of our ideals and in the defense of our Nation. On this ceremonious day, we remember the fallen, we pray for […]
It was economics that brought Mike to the City Mission in March 2016. He spent twelve years in the Marine Corps and served in three overseas conflicts before being honorably discharged in 1998. After his discharge he went home and helped care for his aging grandmother while he attended school.
In November of 2015 Jeff had basically given up on life. His second marriage was over, the home he had worked so hard for was sold for back taxes and the life he had built with his wife and family was gone. “I lost everything I cared about; my wife, my kids, my grand-kids, and […]