Decatur IL – Central Illinois counties to struggle with homelessness, and a local shelter wants to get the word out about the issue.
Dove's Homeward Bound Shelter will hold a conference Thursday at 1:15 p.m at their office on East Clay Street. This conference will address the "National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week," and the events taking place in the area.
The annual Box City event will take place on Friday, November 16th. Volunteers hope to reduce the number of homeless in Macon County, and to offer you ways to get help.