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The Corvallis Daytime Drop-in Center on Nov. 29, 2023.

Corvallis Daytime Drop-in Center fosters community for all

Cailan Menius-Rash, News Contributor
November 29, 2023

On the outside of the Corvallis Daytime Drop-In Center, a sign declares the building as being a place “where needs are met.” Inside, this claim is honored as staff and volunteers of the non-profit...

Left to right: SORT Coordinator Assistant Susie Price, volunteer Noelle Galardi, SORT Coordinator Maddie Bean, volunteer Flip Anderson and volunteer Eric Swartzendruber outside of the Corvallis Daytime Drop-In Center, located at 602 SW Madison Ave. The Corvallis Daytime Drop-In Center seeks to provide a hub of information and resources to people experiencing poverty and mental health conditions.

‘More compassion and understanding’ needed to combat Corvallis hunger, homelessness

Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week to take place Nov. 13 to 21 with COVID-19 modifications
Luke Brockman, News Contributor
November 1, 2021

The majority of people are one step away from experiencing homelessness or hunger, according to Andrea Myhre, executive director of Corvallis Housing First. CHF is a non-profit whose mission is to provide...

Merlin can be seen carrying parts to his recently-demolished bike. The sporadic theft—which has left four of Merlins camps wasted—reminds him to only pack the bare essentials as he moves on to a new outpost.

Corvallis shelters adapt to winter months, COVID-19

Kevin Foster, News Contributor
November 18, 2020

With COVID-19 still spreading, homeless shelters have had to make adaptations to their original operations because as temperatures drop and more rain comes in, concerns about the homeless population continue...

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