According to the National Alliance to End Homelessness, more than half a million people are homeless in the United States on a given night.
In Savannah, more than 4,000 men, women, and children don’t have a place to call home.
This month, one local organization hopes to shine a light on the issue and put an end to what has become a national epidemic.
Eric Bailey is the founder of Shine, Incorporated. Next week, the organization will present its inaugural Walk for Homelessness in the Coastal Empire. He joins us with more.
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Walk for Homelessness: Donations & Home Race 2018
Sunday, July 29
4:30 – 9:30 pm
“Home Race 2018” is a 5K that will take place after the festivities. The event is free and open to the public. Tickets are $20 for the Home-Race. There is also an “Open Donation” ticket for those who want to donate to the cause.