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    Homelessness is my Address . . . Not my Name

    Homelessness is my Address . . . Not my Name

    Presented by United Way of Central Minnesota at Gallery Saint Germain

    June 5-June 29, 2013

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    An opening reception June 14th from 5-9 during the Downtown Art Crawl.

    An oral history project of homelessness in Minnesota. Presented by Heading Home Minnesota. These photos and stories were collected from people who have experienced homelessness in Minnesota. Selected photos include a phone number where visitors can call to hear the person in the photo tell his or her story, beginning with their name and where they stayed last night. Learn more about this project at www.oralhistoryofhomelessness.org

    United Way is working with community partners to build awareness on the realities of homelessness in Central MN and to reduce the impact of homelessness with a special focus on youth and families with children. In Central Minnesota, over 320 students have been identified as homeless this school year (2012-2013). In 2012, SHY served 53 homeless youth and had an average waiting list of 35 youth. Catholic Charities Supportive Housing for Youth (SHY), is a program that offers housing for homeless youth between ages 16 and 24.

    This exhibition is a project In partnership with the United Way of Central Minnesota, the McKnight Foundation, and Marco.


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        Gallery Saint Germain

        912 West St. Germain Street
        St. Cloud, MN

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        June 5-June 29, 2013

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        Hours: Wed-Fri: 11:00 – 5:00, Sat: 11:00-4:00 + one hour prior to performances

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