Homeless San Diego Stories about Giving – Streets of Hope San Diego

Streets of Hope San Diego Homeless Neighbor Makes Plans for City College

Streets of Hope San Diego Homeless Neighbor Makes Plans for City College

We first met Robert near City College on Broadway and Park. He smiled at us from his seat atop three wooden crates adjacent to a neatly-packed grocery cart of his belongings. The cart also contained a collection of neighborhood rubble he regularly collects and then recycles. The garbage bag, he comments, probably shouldn’t be on … Continue reading →

Streets of Hope San Diego Volunteer Recounts Her Own Experience with Homelessness

Streets of Hope San Diego Volunteer Recounts Her Own Experience with Homelessness

I only first met Debra last Monday Night. This week, she remembered me. As it turns out, she remembers most folks! Homed, homeless, or in-between. If you come Monday Night, you’ll recognize Debra by her bubbly personality and eagerness to make you feel welcomed. She’s been off the streets for two years which is an … Continue reading →

San Diego Homeless Neighbor, Giving Back in Time of Need

San Diego Homeless Neighbor, Giving Back in Time of Need

Streets of Hope San Diego thanks our homeless neighbor, Robert, for giving back to the community amidst his own time of need. His immediate needs are bolded in this article for those who wish to donate directly to Robert. We first met Robert on the corner of 15th and Market in downtown San Diego, dressed … Continue reading →

De Portola Middle School Builder’s Club hosts sock drive for Streets of Hope’s homeless neighbors downtown

De Portola Middle School Builder’s Club hosts sock drive for Streets of Hope’s homeless neighbors downtown

The De Portola Builder’s Club is a great example of a middle school hosting a homeless sock drive for the Streets of Hope’s homeless community downtown, and we’re so thankful! Us at Builder’s Club were very happy for this successful drive, and plan to host more in the future. Streets of Hope was humbled to … Continue reading →

A night with the homeless and the Junior Enlisted Association of USS STERETT

A night with the homeless and the Junior Enlisted Association of USS STERETT

Please join Streets of Hope San Diego in giving a hearty thank you to the Junior Enlisted Association of USS STERETT for joining us in serving San Diego’s homeless on Monday night. Everyone was so caring and honest with the gestures they were giving, it was truthfully one of the most rewarding evening’s we’ve experienced. … Continue reading →

Medical Education with Sharp Memorial Hospital’s 3 North Unit Practice Council

Medical Education with Sharp Memorial Hospital’s 3 North Unit Practice Council

“Sharp educates homeless” could be a new initiative by Sharp Memorial Hospital‘s 3 North Unit Practice Council, and Streets of Hope San Diego wants to give them a huge THANK YOU for coming out on Monday night to serve and educate our homeless community. It’s inspiring that even though it was a short two hours… … Continue reading →

PB&J with HDR and Streets of Hope San Diego

PB&J with HDR and Streets of Hope San Diego

The Streets of Hope San Diego community wants to thank HDR for donating their time to make PB&J sandwiches for San Diego’s homeless this Monday night. “We thoroughly enjoyed preparing sandwiches for the Streets of Hope.” Marlys Bastow and the HDR team took time during their cultural event to prepare PB&J sandwiches for the homeless community … Continue reading →

Gifted Donations from Doctors Without Borders SDSU

Gifted Donations from Doctors Without Borders SDSU

The Streets of Hope San Diego thanks SDSU Doctors Without Borders for gifting San Diego’s homeless this Monday night with food and donations. “…I was moved by the passion of the volunteers that I met.” Nicole U. from Doctors Without Borders  dropped off donation kits directly at the Streets of Hope down location! They created … Continue reading →

San Diego’s Professional Soccer Team SD Loyal Feeds the Homeless

San Diego’s Professional Soccer Team SD Loyal Feeds the Homeless

This Monday night the Streets of Hope San Diego were joined by a few members of San Diego’s professional soccer team, SD Loyal! Ben Spencer and Jack Metcalf helped us prepare over 100 food bags, clothing donations and other items people had donated. “Everyone needs some kindness and a helping hand from time to time… … Continue reading →

Special Thanks to Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital Staff for Helping the Homeless

Special Thanks to Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital Staff for Helping the Homeless

This Monday night the Streets of Hope San Diego passed out so many amazing donations to the homeless that were collected by the staff at Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital. The items included hand sanitizer, and wipes, lip balm, toothbrushes/toothpaste, blanks, pants, sweaters,  jackets, hoodies, new socks and more! “…giving back to those in need. “ … Continue reading →