San Luis Obispo
The grant will allow TMHA to expand the agency’s Supported Employment Program to create a special day-labor division that would provide services for homeless clientele. The objective of this the new program would be to create a first step toward employment, with TMHA providing 80 to 90 three-hour work shifts.
TMHA serves about 400 homeless individuals each year.
Saint Barnabas Thrift Shop recently made its monthly donation. For the month of December, the thrift shop donated $1,000 to Captive Hearts. Each month, the thrift shop selects a nonprofit organization to receive a donation from their profits.
The nonprofit outreach ministry of St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, which is staffed by volunteers, is at 114 Brisco Road in Arroyo Grande.