Effective Compassion | Connecting the homeless to physical and spiritual lifelines
by Mark Bergin
Posted 9/02/06, 12:00 am
FAIRFIELD, Calif. - A 3-acre plot of land across the railroad tracks from this bustling suburb's downtown is stirring churches, businesses, and local government leaders. Scheduled to begin this fall: construction on that land of buildings with 30,000 square feet for training and rehabilitation, along with shelters containing 158 beds for homeless men, women, and children.