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Foundry Village raises $250k

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A tiny home project in Grants Pass raised a $250,000. The project is a collaboration with Rogue Retreat, All-Care and some Grants Pass residents, to put 17 tiny homes on Foundry St. The tiny homes will provide short-term …

Solar panels donated to Medford’s Hope Village

MEDFORD, Ore. — Rogue Retreat’s Hope Village community is now equipped with 15 new solar panels all thanks to local volunteers and donations by the Medford Rogue Rotary Club. “It was perfect for what the village was needing,” Matt Vorderstrasse, Rogue Retreat Development Director …

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 Village residents making progress

Medford, Ore. — $366,000 dollars donated from the community helped to make Hope Village a reality a little more than a month ago. “They’re actually pretty nice little units and it’s a lot warmer than being outside,” Elizabeth Kramer said. Elizabeth Kramer …

Hope Village opens its doors to residents

Medford, Ore.- The first residents moved in to their new tiny homes at Medford’s Hope Village – a tiny home community for the homeless. “For me its all about hope. It’s all hope,” Trinidad Flores said. Flores was one of those residents …

Hope Village to now open later than expected

Medford, Ore.-  Another delay for Hope Village. The tiny house community for the homeless… was hoping to open October 1st. After a wait for permits to do necessary plumbing updates and electrical work set their schedule back initially, now scheduling that work …

Hope Village construction back underway

Medford, Ore.- Construction at Hope Village is back in full swing an according to the Project Manager things should be completed very soon. Along the way though, the project has encountered a few unplanned setbacks between the changing weather in the Rogue …

S.O. Close to Homeless: Part Seventeen

Medford, Ore. — NBC5 News is partnering with Access to start a community discussion, and bring you an in-depth look into the lives of people who are homeless, have been homeless, or who are very close to it. In week 17, we’re …