Downtown fuels imperiled Camillus House program
Written by Miami Today on May 23, 2017
In honor of former board member Jose Goyanes, directors of Miami’s Downtown Development Authority voted unanimously Friday to donate $50,000 to Camillus House. The money will go toward keeping the shelter’s day program – threatened with closing because of a funding shortfall – open until permanent funding can be found.
Mr. Goyanes, a vocal advocate for homeless programs and a driving force for the porta-potty program that created restrooms for the homeless, tourists and visitors downtown, recently resigned from the authority’s board after serving 11 years…To read the full story click here