Meet CitySquare's Neighbors

Meet Marguerita

Categories: Meet Our Neighbors
For nearly a decade, Marguerita Phillips has come to the CitySquare Community Clinic every three or four months for regular check-ups to ensure she is living healthfully. Marguerita first heard of the Clinic in 2008 after experiencing a mild stroke. She says she has stayed with the Clinic because of the staff, the service, and …

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Meet Steve

Categories: Meet Our Neighbors
At CitySquare, we are a community of people working together to feed the hungry, heal the sick, house the homeless, and renew hope in the heart of our city. We believe in the notion that everyone is rich and everyone is poor just in different ways. That’s why neighbors, like Steve Cimino, have made a …

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Meet Kelli

Categories: Meet Our Neighbors
It is amazing how hope can change the trajectory of someone’s life. In 2014, Kelli Kennedy enrolled in the Build4Success (B4S) program looking for a new start. What she found was a program that welcomed her like family and prepared her to succeed. After graduating from CitySquare’s construction training program, Kelli quickly rose in the …

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Meet Gregory

Categories: Meet Our Neighbors
In 2013, Gregory first heard about CitySquare and the Build4Success (B4S) program. The timing was important– after going to prison at the age of 16 and being there for 33 years– he had no life experience. “CitySquare took away all the excuses,” Greg said about the B4S program. They helped with transportation, food, coats when …

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Meet Esmi

Categories: Meet Our Neighbors
Esmi was physically and emotionally abused by her husband for 23 years. As an attempt to escape the abuse, Esmi became an addict, and remained addicted to drugs for most of her adult life. Her teenage daughter’s cancer dianosis intensified Esmi’s addiction and she became homeless. CitySquare helped Esmi find a home and her path …

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