Homeless Students. It’s Much More Than We Think.
“Not long ago, I met a nice young man, he was the valedictorian of his high school. He had stage presence, was well spoken, and was dressed as well as he spoke. I commended him on a speech and we got to talking about what he’d do next as he began his future outside of high school. At that point, he mentioned he was homeless.” Joe Roos, Founder and Executive Director of Hide In Plain Sight (HIPS), told me this story. And it stuck with me. I thought I knew the definition of hom