Back Bay Mission hosted 2nd annual Hunger and Homeless Walk

40 views – Jazell Ladner – 2022-11-14 15:39:56

Back Bay Mission teamed up with Bicycle Works to host a walk, ride, or run to raise awareness around hunger and homelessness.

According to James Pennington, the executive director at Back Bay Mission, there’s 1,700 people living on the streets in Mississippi and on the Coast, about 300 people. “I think it’s really critical right now. We’re seeing a huge increase right and the cost of living here and food, everything right. We know that that’s going to push people to the edge and we’re probably going to experience more homelessness and people living in…

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