Trinity Out-Reach Center of Hope

Counting the Days: The Story of A Local Homeless Man

October 12th, 2013 was a day Mr. Smith would rather not remember. Before this date, he had a normal life: a place to live, a job with Clayton homes, with whom he had worked for a couple of years, and joint custody of his eight year old son. Unfortunately, October 12th had another plan for […]

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Jefferson Middle School Poster Contest Winner

Ms. Katie Roach is Anderson County poster contest winner for the annual Point in Time count poster contest. We are so proud of her and her artwork! It will be displayed around Anderson County with information about the PIT count!

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Homelessness Forum

http://www.oakridger.com/article/20131220/NEWS/131229996/0/SEARCH In partnership with the Oak ridge Unitarian Universalist Church we held a homelessness forum on homelessness.

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Homelessness and Hunger Awareness Art Show

Homelessness and Hunger Awareness Art Show Open House 3:00-6:00 pm Monday, November 18th, 2013 Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 Friday, November 22nd, 2013 Reception Sunday, November 24th, 2013 3:00-6:00 pm The art show features art from local Anderson County and Oak Ridge Schools Students. Art is focused on homelessness and “What home means to me”. Facility tours will be given […]

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Altrusa/Rotary Gives Grant to Support Literacy Efforts

We are so thankful to the fine men and women of Altrusa and Rotary for  the $3,500 grant they have provided us to continue our literacy efforts with Adults in Anderson County. Please see a full list of organizations awarded here: http://oakridgetoday.com/2013/04/29/oak-ridge-breakfast-rotary-and-altrusa-present-literacy-award-grants/     

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UT MBA Innovation and Practice Case Study

On Monday, April 22nd, 2013, 4 MBA students presented their findings from an 8 week study. They delivered recommendations on how TORCH can efficiently house 8-10 homeless individuals, on any given night, in Anderson County. Please see their final report below. Final Report

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Homelessness Forums

We are devoted to education, and information about the homeless population in Anderson County. If you would like to schedule a homelessness forum at your church, or other meeting space please email zabrina@oakridgetorch.org   Homelessness Forum with ORUUC Homelessness Forum with FUMC   

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