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Georgia Alliance to End Homelessness, Inc.

 
$130.00 contributions
6 donors





Raised: $130Remaining: $7870

The Georgia Alliance relies on donations and community partnerships to help us do the work we do on a daily basis. GAEH would like to welcome and thank our newest community partners, Chick-fil-A at 2555 Dallas Highway and Chick-fil-A at the West Marietta Crossing locations, Marietta, Georgia for their support.

As a way of saying "Thank You" for donations to Georgia Alliance to End Homelessness during the month of November 2013, you will receive a coupon by mail follow-up for a free Chick-fil-A sandwich that may be redeemed at any Chick-fil-A store courtesy of Chick-fil-A 2555 Dallas Hwy, Marietta, Georgia 30064.

As an example of what your dollars support, during 2012 GAEH provided homeless services coordination to a total of 6,221 persons.
 
The following is a snapshot of the persons we worked with last year:  1,332 family units; 1,039 were pre-school children between the ages of 0 to 4;  1,888 were school aged between the ages of 5 to 18; and 3,294 were adults.  There were twice as many women as men requesting assistance and the average age of adults served were between 25-34 years old.

The number one need requested was for emergency shelter and housing followed by assistance with utilities and then employment.  This supports GAEH's data that 48% of Georgia's homeless adults are employed at jobs that do not provide adequate income to cover basic needs.  

Did you know that the average age of a homeless person is 9 years old?  And on any given night in Georgia there are more than 26,414 children, women and men with no place to call home.

Your generosity will be greatly appreciated!
Alfredrick C donated $25.00
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 3:26 PM
Laura O donated $10.00
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 1:50 PM
Willie P donated $50.00
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 10:22 AM
by Anonymous donated $10.00
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 8:17 AM
Evelyn C donated $10.00
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 1:04 AM
Katheryn P donated $25.00
Monday, November 11, 2013 3:40 PM

Updates and Donors' Comments

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Willie P11/13/2013 10:22:00 AM

I hope others will support this worthwhile organization and pay it forward