Monthly Archive: May, 2009

3rd Place Winners of the “Orlando ‘Can’ Care Challenge” – DPR Construction

As the 3rd place winners of our “Orlando ‘Can’ Care Challenge,” DPR Construction wanted to share a little about their company and their focus on community involvement. Since the Coalition relies on Central… Continue reading

2nd Place Winners of “Orlando ‘Can’ Care Challenge – MarketLeverage

MarketLeverage was happy to join forces with the Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida and the local Twitter community to gather over 1,000 pounds of food for the “Orlando ‘Can’ Care Challenge.”… Continue reading

Winners of “Orlando ‘Can’ Care Challenge” – Workscapes

News got you down?  Does your stock portfolio now fit on an index card? Are you selling your gold for cash just so you can fill up your gas tank? Well, I hear… Continue reading

Winners of “Orlando ‘Can’ Care Challenge”

Loaded down with peaches, rice, green beans, corn, and all sorts of other scrumptious foods, we have weighed all of the food donations received from last week’s “Orlando ‘Can’ Care Challenge.” Our donation… Continue reading

Disney awards $60,000 for Coalition Children’s Services Program

For the second year in a row, the Coalition has been awarded Walt Disney World Resort’s top Disney’s Helping Kids Shine Grants honor – the Bob Allen Outstanding Community Service Award.  The $60,000… Continue reading

BIG ANNOUNCEMENT: new Men’s Service Center at the Coalition

Yesterday afternoon, nearly 60 representatives from Orlando, Orange County and various homeless organizations gathered in the Coalition’s Men’s Pavilion, anxious to hear the big news. And they weren’t disappointed. Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer… Continue reading

Who’s hungry?

We often encourage our supporters to challenge their perceptions and stereotypes about the homeless. Our hope is that the community will see the reality that homelessness is no longer just the single man on… Continue reading

Orlando ‘Can’ Care Challenge

Did you know that the Coalition relies on Central Florida (individuals, corporations, foundations, and religious institutions) for over 70% of our resources? We know ours is a fantastically generous community because you always… Continue reading

Not your regular golf tournament – May 18, 2009

Believe us: the Doug Spencer 13th Annual Golf Challenge is not your regular golf tournament. How does the Golf Challenge work, you ask? We’ll fill you in: This event is unique because golfers… Continue reading