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Center for the Homeless hosts holiday luncheon

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The South Bend Center for the Homeless celebrated their annual holiday luncheon on Thursday at the Century Center.

This year's luncheon celebrated the Center's 25th Anniversary.

Over 800, including past Center directors and guests, were in attendance to honor the Center's achievements.  

Former resident and guest speaker at the luncheon, Richard Lawson, said the Center transforms the life of people in our community on a daily basis.  "It is just wondrous how they put things together and show that there is hope and rejuvenation of life," said Lawson.

The Center for the Homeless is home to nearly 215 people on any given day. Their mission is to break the cycle of homelessness through personal development, education, and job training.

For more information, visit The Center for the Homeless.

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