God Will Get Me Through the Storm

Bronte’ Wilson, an Army Veteran currently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program, served her country as am Army National Guard from 1991 through 2016. She …

Helping People Stay Healthy

Even amid the COVID-19 precautions, St. Francis House continues to help people with a variety of illnesses stay well.  Mr. Gray is one example. In his sixties and on Medicaid, …

“I Still Have a Lot to Learn”

Johnny Holliday, a Navy Veteran currently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program, served his country from 1976 through 1982. Born in Illinois, he moved to …

Twenty-three Years Sober

Christine Accorsi, an Army Veteran currently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program, was raised in Ohio and joined the military right after High School. She …

Continuing to Give Back

Carol came by for food two weeks ago, shortly before the COVID-19 changes. She had never been to St. Francis House before and came to get food. Carol lives alone and …

Just Not Enough to Go Around

Mary is a single mom who just recently had her sixth child. Her husband left several months before the baby was born. One of her children is disabled and she is …

Water Leaks get Expensive

Mark, an Army Veteran, and his wife, Janice,  are both disabled. Mark receives VA benefits and Janet receives SSI, but a fixed income doesn’t leave a lot of room for …

She’s Upward Bound

Chantell Patton, a soft-spoken young lady with a beautiful smile, is a navy Veteran currently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program. She served her country …

“I Still Love the Flag”

Leon Riley, an Army Veteran currently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program, served his country from 1979-1987. During his time in the Army, he was …