Make A House A Home

The student housing apartments at the Portland Metro Campus are in need of a makeover. These eight apartments are housing men who have a desire to regain control of their lives by breaking free from drug and alcohol abuse. We are asking for your help for this remodel project. Your gift will make a huge difference in someone's life!

Neal

My name is Neal, I am 19 years old, and I grew up in Salem, Oregon. When I was a year old my dad went to prison for the first 12 years of my life. My mom left me when I was born, so my aunt and uncle took me in. I finally met my real mom, my older sister, and my two younger brothers for the first time when I turned 14. At that time I also met my older brother for the first and last time. Shortly after I met him he turned 18, and on his 18th birthday he got hit by a car and died. I held a lot of hurt and anger inside because my parents were not there for me.    

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