Mary’s Place is GSBA 2013 Nonprofit of the Year!


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Growing Success… Together


“Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don’t have any problems, you don’t get any seeds.” – Norman Vincent Peale “When I grow up, I want to be homeless!” said no little girl, ever. The combination of devastating life events, circumstances beyond one’s control, and institutionalized systems of inequality…

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What does Tom Douglas have in Common with Homeless Women and Children?


Image: Chef and restaurateur Tom Douglas, along with his Pastry Chef Stacy Fortner, visit Mary’s Place for a community breakfast with council member Jean Godden. Stories — that’s what I always want to hear. And hear them I did on a recent Wednesday morning at Mary’s Place. Mary’s Place is a day shelter for women…

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