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A place to relax

Posted: Friday, Nov 1st, 2013

Volunteers Elizabeth Perris, Glen Stewart, Debe Hamilton, Lois Bass, David Perris and Judy Yimm provide a welcoming place for area residents and travelers.

Artist and woodworker Charles Finn knows what it is like to be homeless.

I have lived under a bridge. I have been hungry, said the former commercial fisherman.

Finn is in a better place than most. He bought a home in the area in the 1980s. Disabled, money is tight, so he stops in at Helping Hands Coalition center in Florence for a bite to eat, but the main attraction is that it is a place to socialize and help out.

For the complete article see the 11-02-2013 issue.

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