'214 Square Feet' Of Hope In The Newport Beach Indy

Newport Beach Independent

(September 28, 2013) -- "The face of homelessness in the mind of many people is someone holding a sign at the end of a freeway onramp, not a blond girl with freckles who went to school in Newport Beach," Jennifer Friend said. "If I hadn't gone through periods of homelessness as a child, I don't think my heart would be as tender or as broken for the homeless children in Orange County, and I wouldn't have the same integrity when talking to parents who are homeless. Once I share my story with them, everything changes..." (read more)