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  homelessness. it’s a word, a way of life, so many people have always heard and, I’m sure, figured they knew so much about. I know I did. but then I participated in this thing called “a walk in her shoes.” I quickly realized while I may have “known” what

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Urban Life Fall '14 Retreat Weekend, Bryson City, NC

Round Two

And here I am again. It is a little crazy to think that last year at this time I had just moved to Charlotte. Everything new and different, unsure of what my next 11 months would look like and I feel like I’ve said it so much but I would

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What A Day!

Saturday morning I had barely gotten dressed when a crowd of eager volunteers burst through the door running back and forth, setting up tables, and decorating the field with pumpkins, crafts, games, and food for an incredible fall festival block party.  The field looked amazing and was ready for a

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Fulfillment at Fall Festival

Urban Life hosted our 5th block party today in our neighborhood of Wesley Heights- and it was a smash hit! We welcomed countless neighbors, mentees from our outreach partner Ashley Park Elementary/Middle School, and volunteers from Elevation Church and The Movement Foundation to come together and enjoy community at our

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