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For first time, homeless trust reaches out for community funding

Written by on April 20, 2021

For first time, homeless trust reaches out for community funding

Already stretched to its limit and running out of funds, the Miami-Dade County Homeless Trust is asking for the community’s help to continue to provide crucial services for the homeless population.

With the help of a matching grant like Miami Foundation’s $50,000 and using every penny from the already 30% reduced food and beverage tax revenue, the trust is currently sheltering 3,245 individuals at various shelter homes and hotels and overseeing 892 unsheltered homeless people with a growing crisis of senior homelessness, who are currently the most vulnerable due to the pandemic.

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