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snow and colder temperatures have a serious affect on those without a home. Now
a Lenawee County group is working to make sure the homeless have a place to go
to stay warm.
Road Ministry in Adrian says this is the busiest time of year for them. As the
temperature drops, more and more people come through their doors.
can watch TV, they can use our laundry facilities, take a shower, have snacks,
warm up, just rest," said Bob Fultz, president of Damascus Road Ministry.
organization is designed for those who have recently been released from jail or
prison and have nowhere else to go, but the president says they've grown over
the years and now provide help to anyone who needs it.
think it's life-saving," Fultz said. "It just lets them know the community hasn't
forgotten about them.
donations have always covered the cost of food, electricity and heat at the
what keeps us going," said Fultz. "It's the only thing we get. Everything we've
got is paid for by us and it's all by donations."
Fultz says over the last few years, the need in the community has increased.
changed from what most people think of a homeless person," he said. "We have
homeless families, homeless youth."
the organization is relying on the community to come together once again and
help support them. Donations are tax deductible and can be made online or sent to:
Damascus Road Inc.
301 S. Tecumseh St.
Adrian, MI 49221
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