Homeless mom back on feet thanks to REACH Pikes Peak

Homeless mom back on feet thanks to REACH Pikes Peak

BY ELLIE COLE Special to The Gazette • Published: December 30, 2014 Tiffany knew she needed help. She was a single mother of two daughters and was pregnant. She was homeless but was working and trying to go to school. She heard about REACH Pikes Peak from another...
Silver Key rounds up money for woman's dental work

Silver Key rounds up money for woman's dental work

By Anslee Wolfe Special to The Gazette • Published: December 29, 2014 Susanna Vigil’s toothaches have become so painful that she has trouble eating. “My teeth are really getting horrible. It’s hurting to eat. One molar broke off, and I have so many...
Domestic violence victim gets boost from Partners in Housing

Domestic violence victim gets boost from Partners in Housing

By Ellie Cole Special to The Gazette • Published: December 28, 2014 After 19 years in an abusive relationship, Emily knew she had to get out. She and her husband were fighting, and he pushed her to the floor. Her oldest son came to check on her, and a neighbor below...
Westside Cares helps with school supplies, electric bills, food

Westside Cares helps with school supplies, electric bills, food

By Ellie Cole Special to The Gazette • Published: December 27, 2014 LaVieta Martins went to Westside Cares when she was homeless and trying to find a room to sell her incense. While Westside Cares wasn’t able to help her then, it has helped her in numerous ways...
Volunteer lauds Peak Vista's service to community

Volunteer lauds Peak Vista's service to community

By Ellie Cole Special to The Gazette • December 26, 2014 It was one of Pat Kule’s high school students seven years ago who led her to volunteer for Peak Vista. Her student confided in Kule that she had never really seen a doctor. She had grown up in a different...