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Posted inCommunity, Local news, Non-Profits

Volunteers sought for Jan. 25 homelessness count event

RACINE COUNTY — Community volunteers are sought for Point in Time, an annual count of Racine County homelessness scheduled for Jan. 25. The registration deadline is this Tuesday (Jan 10). Volunteers can register online at the Racine Continuum of Care website. Point in Time, which is held nationally on the same day, is used to […]

Posted inCommunity, Local news, Schools, Unlocking Racine

855 students in Racine Unified were homeless in the 2021-22 school year, here’s why

This story is the first in a year-long series, called Unlocking Racine, about housing instability in Racine. RACINE, Wis. — Brandy Tillman, an EMT with a private medical transport service and mother of four children, stood in a Racine County courtroom in July, hoping to explain her way out of being evicted. But that didn’t […]

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