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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…

Stories

San Jose

CHRISTMAS HOPE FOR A FAMILY BATTLING CANCER

Bobby is just a child, but he has been diagnosed with cancer.  His father had to cut back on hours at work in order to take Bobby back and forth to appointments. With less money and high medical bills to pay, they struggled. Bobby […]

HOMELESS AND HUNGRY

Allen was 51 when he ended up homeless. It was a complete shock to him. “I’d seen people who were homeless,” he says. “But I’d never experienced it.” Hunger became a physical pain and one of Allen’s biggest concerns. He had […]

COBWEBS ON THE DISHES

Vincent learned what hunger was like when he was only 10 years old. His father passed away, and his family struggled in the midst of that huge loss. “We had no food in the house,” he remembers. “There were spider webs […]