Tag Archive: Back to School

New year, new shoes: Thank you!

With the new school season in full swing, backpacks are full while some bank accounts are nearly empty. Although public school is freely available to all Central Florida children, school supplies and necessary… Continue reading

Macy’s Shop For A Cause

Macy’s 8th annual Shop For A Cause event is on Saturday, August 24! Purchase a $5.00 Macy’s shopping pass from Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida to receive 25% off regular, sale,… Continue reading

Back to school for every kid – back to cars for some

Journalist and blogger Dan Beckmann is back – this time with a post about the growing number of homeless families in Central Florida. Thank you, Dan, for caring about these issues, and for… Continue reading

Back-to-school just like any other kid!

We could feel a buzz in Coalition hallways during leading up to the big event!  Donors dropped off all kinds of needed items; staff found storage space where there was none; and clients… Continue reading

Back-to-school update

Central Florida public schools have officially been in session for almost two weeks! We thought now would be a good time to post an update to our back-to-school blog we shared with you… Continue reading

Homeless in college?

Being a college student is stressful. Pulling all-nighters, studying for final exams, typing 12-page term papers, and practicing for big presentations takes a lot of determination. Imagine doing those tasks in a homeless… Continue reading

Back-to-school with equal footing!

Going back to school is an exciting time for students of all ages; but the anticipation of a new year, a new teacher and a new challenge can also make any child a… Continue reading