They say that "Success breeds success." We certainly believe that at the Dorothy Day House.
One of our mothers recently searched for a job for weeks and weeks. She had to turn down several offers because of the hours or the travel requirements. Last week she got a wonderful job with great hours and pay that will support her and her family. The smile on her face was priceless! The success with the job search has now given her the impetus to get her driver's license. One success leads to another.
A resident father now has a full-time job and is getting ready to move out of the DDH with his son. Someone gave us a car recently and we were able to pass it on to him last weekend. Now life looks even better for him and he is ready to be on his own again. He feels successful for the first time in several years.
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