A Young Donor Gives to Others on His Special Day

A Young Donor Gives to Others on His Special Day

November 24 was a special and historical day at the Village–we had the honor to meet one exceptional young man and his family. His name is Eli, and that day he turned 6 years old.   Despite the fact that it was his birthday, it was the Village that received...
Jim, A Veteran, Says Thanks

Jim, A Veteran, Says Thanks

There were so many things stacked against me when I came home from Iraq. With my injury and the economy the way it was, I just couldn’t keep up. My headaches were so intense – blinding flashes of pain–I took to drinking to numb the pain. Alcohol also seemed to help...
From Homeless to Homebuilder

From Homeless to Homebuilder

As I watch my kids laughing and roughhousing on our living room floor, I’m thrown back to my childhood and the distance that existed between these everyday moments and the life I lived.   At no more than five years old, an image burns in my memory of my mom and...
A Happy Hannah Has A Home and Is Studying for a Career In Healthcare

A Happy Hannah Has A Home and Is Studying for a Career In Healthcare

Toussaint Academy San Diego (TASD) is a licensed group home that serves homeless youth ages 14-18. Toussaint provides support and opportunities to at-risk youth who have faced unimaginable challenges. Since 1992, TASD has helped residents gain the life skills...