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Local Foundations Invest in Safe and Affordable Housing

Local Foundations Invest in Safe and Affordable Housing

Local community foundations have invested $32,000 with the Gulf Coast Partnership (GCP) to create a community-wide landlord engagement strategy. The funding will help the GCP establish a pool of safe, affordable rental units for women who are suffering from homelessness. “We consider the process a long-term investment that will pay...
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CIS Data Quality for December 10, 2019

CIS Data Quality for December 10, 2019

Data quality reports are generated from the Gulf Coast Partnership’s Community Information System (CIS). These reports provide a snapshot of the quality of data being entered into the county wide database used to help us prevent and end homelessness in Charlotte County. The reports are broken down by agency and...
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HOMELESS MEMORIAL VIGIL 2019

HOMELESS MEMORIAL VIGIL 2019

Please join us as we honor and remember the precious lives we have lost in Charlotte County this year and help us continue our fight to prevent and end homelessness in our community. Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019 6:00 pm—7:30 pm Jesus Loves You Ministry 1734 Cedarwood Street - Port Charlotte...
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Sun Port Charlotte EDITORIAL: Handcuffs aren’t the solution to homelessness

Sun Port Charlotte EDITORIAL: Handcuffs aren’t the solution to homelessness

OUR POSITION: Homeless outreach is a win-win for both police and the community. Ever wonder how much a homeless person costs you? Taking into account the use of crisis services like hospitals, rehab centers, psychiatric facilities, emergency rooms and jails, a single chronically homeless individual costs the public at least...
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Gulf Coast Community Foundation Awards $728,000 in Leveraged Community Grants

Gulf Coast Community Foundation Awards $728,000 in Leveraged Community Grants

SRQ DAILY WEDNESDAY PHILANTHROPY EDITION WEDNESDAY NOV 20, 2019 Gulf Coast Community Foundation recently awarded nine Leveraged Grants totaling $462,000 for a range of major nonprofit programs and services. The funding will support regional efforts to fight hunger, provide safe housing for struggling single mothers, expand trauma-focused services for children, and...
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CIS Data Quality for November 4, 2019

CIS Data Quality for November 4, 2019

Data quality reports are generated from the Gulf Coast Partnership’s Community Information System (CIS). These reports provide a snapshot of the quality of data being entered into the county wide database used to help us prevent and end homelessness in Charlotte County. The reports are broken down by agency and...
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