Families Moving Forward: Ending homelessness one family at a time
Offering stable housing and a second chance
Building our collective power so all people have a home.
Cranberry Ridge Moves Forward
Beacon Congregation Convening: celebrate, inspire, act
Thank you, Angel Donors

Beacon Stories

Stories about the encampment at Franklin and Hiawatha Avenues in Minneapolis have dominated the news since this summer. At one point, over 300 tents were pitched at the site as the only shelter for hundreds of people, most of them from the Native community. Local organizations and city leaders...
In this month's Collaborative Voices we talked to Jodie McKie, the host coordinator at Cross of Peace Lutheran Church in Shakopee about taking part in Families Moving Forward and the housing situation in Scott County.   Could you tell me a little about the history of Cross of Peace...