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StreetWise Backpack Day!

We all love to laugh at a silly joke, but it’s no laughing matter for an at-risk child to start...

Volunteer uses talents to help StreetWise impact others

Isn’t it funny the way it happens? She thought she was helping others, but she discovered she was also being...

Mother’s Day encouragement from the moms of StreetWise

Life can be tough. That’s why we’re here to provide help, both tangibly – through food, clothes, and toiletries –...

Local chef partnering to help end food waste and food insecurity

He’s a proponent of eliminating food waste, training leaders, and preparing great food. Chef Hank Reid is the kind of...

Senior receives help and hope – a beacon of light in the storm

Most envision themselves enjoying some well-deserved rest after decades of working hard. Brenda’s retirement came with a rocky beginning, though....

Why this volunteer has served for more than a decade – and doesn’t plan to stop

Her brother Arthur had talked about StreetWise for years. And when Ann Ingram retired, she knew the time was right...

Long-time volunteer sees miracles happen to those in need

He bought the family grocery store at 19 years old, took up photography in his later years, and retired before...

From nothing to overflow: Violetta’s story

Seven years ago, Violetta and her family came from Pennsylvania to Georgia seeking employment opportunities. Once here, they struggled to...

Meet Karen Cox!

Our Executive Assistant Karen (pictured second from the right) is celebrating four years here at StreetWise! Keep reading to discover...

Looking back on 2021 and ahead to the future

Most people would agree that 2020 was a tough year. But for StreetWise and the clients we serve, it was...

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