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Success Stories

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Adventuring in The Form of Tacos

Navigating SEPTA tunnels and the busy sidewalks of South Philadelphia is not an unfamiliar task to David. Adventuring for him comes in the form of...
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Alfonso's Story

On any given night, there are more than 6,200 homeless people in Philadelphia. Of those, more than 1,100 are sleeping outside. I was once one of those...
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Pathways participant pursues GED

With the official start of fall earlier this week, we are reminded that school has started and we're entering a season of change. At Pathways to...
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Anthony's Story

Anthony is a recent welding school graduate and participant in our Housing First program. He previously experienced chronic homelessness. We talked to...
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Susan's Story

I spoke to Susan on a Friday afternoon. She was dressed in spring colors, pastel pinks and blues, with her hair pulled back beneath a cap. She was...
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Linda's Story

Since I got with Pathways, I have to listen to suggestions. I found that it’s started to work for me. I have a lot of people in my life right now. I...
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Jolene's Story

I really remember what happened. It was October 18th of this last year. I don’t know if I was walking across the street, or standing with a sign, I...
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Meet Lisa

Lisa considers herself the poetess in the skies. She’s been writing poems since she was in the 7th grade. A poem from high school, called Failure, was...
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Congratulations to the Alumni Class of 2021

Every summer since we were founded 13 years ago, we host an annual picnic for our participants and staff. It's an opportunity to come together, eat...