REAL LIFE STORIES

lives are changed everyday
at cityteam

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…

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. […]

INSPIRED TO GIVE BACK

Before CityTeam, Jamal had no idea what his purpose was. He found himself asking, “what’s the point?” These days, he can be found living out his calling. When homeless guests arrive at CityTeam to receive a hot meal, Jamal greets […]

A FAMILY MAN

Taylor was living his dream of being a family man who worked hard and was there for his family. But, when heroin took over his life, he lost all that. In his addiction, he chose homelessness, petty theft, and running […]

GRATEFUL TO BE ME

Elisa and Cortney have experienced abuse, self-harm, addiction, and jail. But, at House of Grace they were welcomed with love and grace. Hear these two amazing women share about the spectacular transformation that is happening in their lives.

A SIGH OF RELIEF

Robert was stuck in his addiction for decades. When he heard about CityTeam, he breathed a sigh of relief knowing there was hope for his future.

EMBRACED AS FAMILY

Monique first came to CityTeam as a volunteer. But as she struggled with living in a shelter and raising two young boys, she found amazing love and support at CityTeam to help her persevere.

BEST DAY OF MY LIFE

Addiction took over his life, and he gave up on himself and his family. Jamaal was living in tents and on street corners, but at CityTeam he is finding new hope! Hear him tell in his own words about his […]