Update: Homeless Father and Son "Continue the Trek to Find a Home"

Update: Homeless Father and Son "Continue the Trek to Find a Home"

Tom Pearson, Chair of Poverty Action for Change Coalition (PACC), provides an update on the homelessness (but not hopelessness) situation of Edward and his son, Damien, as follows.
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Homeless Father and Son: "House of Hope" in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada

Homeless Father and Son: "House of Hope" in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada

Tom Pearson, Chair of  Poverty Action for Change Coalition (PACC), produced the above video: “Homeless in YR (York Region) Part 2″

Here are Tom Pearson’s comments:
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“PACC (Poverty Action for Change Coalition) Channel presents Snapshots from the Edge which raises awareness of low income, homelessness, and poverty issues in York Region as seen through the eyes of those helping to change things and those mired in it.”

“The photo-movie is set to Mark Seagull’s tune, “Put The Miles behind You” which has sold over 6.5 million records to date….”Seagully” was so moved by the issue after reading about a homeless father son that he stepped forward to do a benefit show….and hopes to help us raise a roof for those in need!”

The following two updates are good news from Tom Pearson, Chair of the  Poverty Action for Change Coalition (PACC).
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Fundraiser with Live Entertainment

Sunday January 23rd,  starting at 4PM

at Orleans Restaurant in Newmarket
17380 Yonge Street, Newmarket,
ON L3Y 7R6 (905) 836-5299

Admission is $20 and includes some surprises including a Special Guest host who’s performed with greats like JJ Cale! A 91221 event for those musicians in the know!

Please refer to my previous blog “A True Tale of Homelessness” for the original story of a single dad (Edward) and son (Damian) in York Region, Ontario, Canada.

Here is an update from Tom Pearson, Chairman of  Poverty Action for Change Coalition (PACC) and ISARC York Region Social Audit 2010 Co-Covenor:

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