HOPE

Southern Oregon’s leading broadcaster, and the creator of the Southern Oregon Meth Project, KOBI-TV/NBC5, will work with AllCare to bring compelling news stories and Public Service Announcements providing information about homelessness and poverty in Jackson County. The goals of the on-air and web campaign will be to educate and inform people in our community about support programs that help those individuals that are homeless and / or in poverty.

Employing the combined reach and messaging power of KOBI-TV/NBC5, This TV, www.kobi5.com, Facebook and YouTube….viewers will see the compelling and emotional stories of those individuals that are affected, how they got where they are, and what their hopes and dreams are moving forward.

HOPE: Welcome Home Oregon

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh went to Welcome Home Oregon in Grants Pass. The organization provides transitional housing for those who are just getting …

HOPE: Bryan Wenzel

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore.— Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh met Bryan Wenzel who was homeless when he was a teenager. He got connected with Hearts With a Mission, a …

HOPE: ROC Food Pantry

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore.— Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh went to ROC Food Pantry in Josephine County. It’s the largest food pantry in Josephine County, feeding thousands of people …

HOPE: Youth Building Homes for Youth

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh went to Building the Future Tiny Home Competition where students from different high schools competed to make the best …

HOPE: Jennifer Covarrubias

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore.— Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh spoke with Jennifer Covarrubias. She was homeless and seven months pregnant when she went to Rogue Retreat to get her …

HOPE: Chris Hardy

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore.— Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh spoke with Chris Hardy and learned her story on how she was able to come out of homelessness because of …

HOPE: Maslow Project

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore.— Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh spoke with the Maslow Project on how they provide services to children, young adults and families experiencing homelessness.  If you’re …

HOPE: St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen

GRANTS PASS, Ore.— Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh spoke with people who work at the St. Vincent de Paul mobile on how they help out their homeless community.  …

HOPE PT.8 Three Rivers School District

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh with Three Rivers School District on how they help their youth facing homelessness.  Blakely McHughBlakely McHugh is a weather …

HOPE: Vehicles for Changes

MEDFORD, ORE. —  Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh spoke with a family who was homeless and living in their car before they heard about Vehicles for Changes.  Blakely …