REAL LIFE STORIES

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Hear from men, women, and children whose lives are impacted by CityTeam.
People walk through our doors overcome by struggles like homelessness, hunger, poverty, and addiction, but inside they find compassion, help, and hope…

Walking on a New Path

Chris used to spend his day in aimless walking. But today, thanks to you, he has found his purpose. Lost in addiction. Sleeping outside in the freezing cold. Walking the streets aimlessly, with no hope. No one to help him[…]

LIVING AND LEARNING TOGETHER

Before coming to CityTeam and pursuing recovery, Daniel turned to alcohol to escape. Living a life without hope, he had no will to live. Today, Daniel is living a full and sober life[…]

A FAMILY FINDS HOPE

Some people might have called Joey a “functioning addict,” if there is such a thing. For most of his adult life, he was able to hold a job, pay his bills, and be active in his tight-knit family. Looking back, […]

FIGHTING FOR HIS FAMILY

“My whole life changed the day I walked in this door. The people I was surrounded by, I could just tell–they were ready to help me before I was ready to help myself. And they didn’t even know me.”- Kurtis […]

A MOTHER’S LIFE RESTORED

With the help of CityTeam Renew, Rebecca has overcome addiction and found new purpose. Her children have seen her hungry, homeless, and in handcuffs, but now they see she’s been transformed into a mother who will never give up.

WELCOME HOME

CityTeam doesn’t just support the individual, we support the whole family. Daniel and Chelsie have been through ups and downs together with their two children. With the help of CityTeam they now have a space to live and be a […]

BECOMING FAMILY

Tanisha was struggling to make ends meet when she encountered CityTeam’s Mother & Baby program. Over the years, CityTeam has stood by her side and helped her support her growing family.

FINDING TRUE POTENTIAL

Trapped in a vicious cycle, Aarons alcoholism controlled every aspect of his life. CityTeam @ Work encouraged Aaron to pursue a living wage job and a career while he took the time to practice sobriety. Though this journey of self […]

FINDING PEACE

With the help of Cityteam, Jose’s life has been transformed. Not long ago he was wandering the streets convinced he was going to die young. Today he lives a new life full of peace, purpose, and love. Take a moment […]

FROM RESIDENT TO STAFF

“If I didn’t walk through those doors that day, I don’t know where I’d be today. I really don’t. But I know that my life would not be as joyful as it is.”- Dallas, CityTeam Kitchen Supervisor and CityTeam Graduate. […]