December 2020 – Monthly Missive

December 2020 – Monthly Missive

As this year comes to an end, thank you.   Thank you for your monthly donations.  Thank you for your notes. Thank you for your phone calls.  Thank you for caring.  You are so important to the work that we do.   One of my favorite things to do during the holidays is...

November 2020 – Monthly Missive

Not only is today Friday the 13th, it’s also World Kindness Day. Your Monthly Missive is coming a little early because I can’t think of a better day to share how your kindness is making a difference in our corner of the world. Prospect Place, our Housing First...

October 2020 – Monthly Missive

This month you are hearing from another of our Board members, Andrew Frank.      I was introduced to Cornerstone Community Housing (CCH) in 2017 at a volunteer event held at Church on the Square in Canton. I had recently moved back to Baltimore and was looking for a...

September 2020 – Monthly Missive

What I Know Now…Behind the Scenes at CHC Linda J. Emerick CHC Volunteer, Donor, GEM      I am going to be honest. My support of Cornerstone Community Housing began as an uninformed, unthinking, holiday-inspired act of generosity over 10 years ago. I saw a card...

August 2020 – Monthly Missive

Hello there! This has been a very up and down month. Four men obtained employment!.  Ronald W. (above) is one of them.  Raised by his grandmother and aunt as the only child in the household, Ronald comes from a large family, twenty children in all. Maybe that’s why he...

July 2020 – Monthly Missive

This month’s missive comes to you from Jim Carey, our Earl’s Place case manager. As always, thank you.  Stay safe. Be well. In 1999, I was employed with the Homeless Emergency and Environmental Services Unit (HEESU), at the Baltimore City Department of Social...