Stories of San Diego Homeless People – Streets of Hope

Sometimes it’s the Little Things, Streets of Hope San Diego

Sometimes it’s the Little Things, Streets of Hope San Diego

Some Mondays end with a success story. Stories like Debra’s; of finding housing after years on the streets. Other nights end with gratitude. Toward compassionate volunteers like AYLUS, for donating time and care packages. On other nights at Streets of Hope San Diego, it’s the little things that count. This Monday night started in abundance. … Continue reading →

Streets of Hope San Diego Gifts Future Soldier a Tent

Streets of Hope San Diego Gifts Future Soldier a Tent

Streets of Hope San Diego had the privilege of gifting future soldier, Brandon, a tent Monday night. We first met Brandon a week prior and delivered on our promise to find him a tent the following Monday. Upon receiving the tent, Brandon’s smile was brighter than his entire wardrobe: a black Levi’s shirt, black shorts, … Continue reading →

Youth Leadership Group AYLUS Donates Care Packages to homeless

Youth Leadership Group AYLUS Donates Care Packages to homeless

Streets of Hope San Diego wants to thank the Youth Leadership Volunteer Group AYLUS  for joining us in serving San Diego’s homeless on Monday night. I always wanted our daughters to be kind, humble, helpful & compassionate towards others. At Streets of Hope San Diego, we are always so grateful for parents who encourage their … Continue reading →

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 →