March 18 – 29
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Events + Updates
Monday, March 23, 2015 4:10 PM
In celebration of the one year anniversary of our Cleveland Foundation Community Day, we are offering a
FREE SCREENING of THE HOMESTRETCH on Monday, March 23rd at 4:10 p.m. Space is limited, so reserve your tickets today!
Monday, March 23, 2015 4:10 PM - 5:40 PM
There are over 19,000 students identified as homeless in the Chicago public school system. It’s an appalling number that reveals a heart-breaking reality about the severity of homelessness – a problem that affects the entire country. How can these kids be motivated to learn when they live with the stress of not knowing where they’ll sleep next; when they’re hungry because they can’t find food? THE HOMESTRETCH explores these unfortunate situations, which also put educators in a tough spot. How do they reach these students? The film spotlights several programs and selfless teachers who have dedicated their lives to ensuring...