Meet CitySquare's Neighbors

Meet Sequita

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I’ve experienced failure. After serving two years in prison, I had to make a decision about the direction of my life. While on parole, I spent time at Cornerstone Baptist Church volunteering at the afterschool program. I loved it so much that I applied for AmeriCorps and have learned how to work well with kids …

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Meet Vicki

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Years ago, Vicki was injured at her job and had to file for disability and move in with her mother. She heard about CitySquare’s downtown residential building, CityWalk@Akard, through her cousin who lived there at the time. Soon, she was a resident herself and started taking advantage of all CityWalk@Akard had to offer—especially the computer …

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Meet David

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David, an Army veteran who suffers from PTSD, found CitySquare through his stepfather who works at the Opportunity Center. He is disabled from injuries he received in Iraq and struggles to hold a job. He and his girlfriend, along with their four children under the age of four, were homeless, living on the couches of loved …

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Meet Ari

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I am a single mother to three adorable children. It’s hard enough doing it on my own. When I lost my job and got out of an abusive relationship, I couldn’t afford for us to have our own place. After I moved into my mother’s house I got a letter from CitySquare. They offered me and my …

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