Monthly Archives: June 20, 2016

Evansville homeless agencies request donations after funding cut

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 9:34 a.m. CDT by Jordan Rowe Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke talked about the impact of the funding shift on Monday. (Source: WIKY) Across the country, experts say more than half a million people are homeless on a single day. And here in Evansville, officials have documented at least 2300 instances of […]

2016 Region 8 Community Partner of the Year Award

Gayl Killough, on behalf of Region 8 for the Indiana Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the recipient of the 2016 Region 8 Community Partner of the Year award.  March is National Social Work Month, and each region in the state chapter during March holds an event to celebrate the social […]

Mayor Winnecke Leads Effort to Replace Funding for Agencies Serving the Homeless

Mayor Winnecke will help lead an effort to raise money to replace federal funding to three agencies that provide temporary housing to the homeless. The funding was lost when the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development shifted funding focus to programs that provide permanent housing. The goal is… Read more