Board Confirmations/Elections: Co-founder Cecilia Blanford elected as President/Treasurer; Will Hyatt, Chaplain & Vice-President Public Relations; Blythe Plunkett, Secretary. Member-at-Large appointments: Greg Gibson, Kevyn Meagher and JoAnn Koepke. Richard R. Troxell continues to serve as HtH National Education Director (NED).
The Board expresses deep appreciation to P.J. Liles for serving as President, having successfully completed his year of commitment and who will continue with HtH as a volunteer ambassador. Kudos were also expressed to Sylvia Troxell for a wealth of fundraising and support. Sylvia is continuing to serve as an Advisory member. Watch for our Annual Year in Review FMI including details for the Memorial Service hosted by Caritas on Sun., November 15th, which kicks off our annual appeal in support of HtH HUGSS Winter Survival Clothing give away.
Glimmer Austin has granted HtH a $10,000 COVID-19 Emergency Grant stating that “G|A is proud to support House the Homeless’ efforts to help expand and sustain direct services. G|A funding will ensure that their current strategies remain uninterrupted as they address the UNMET COVID-19 needs of the homeless population in 2020.” Thank you Glimmer Austin!