non profit

Tiny homes may be coming to your town

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Rogue Retreat in Medford is getting a lot of attention for its tiny home project to help address homelessness. Since Hope Village opened in October of 2017, 69 people have been able to get off the streets. Hope Village …

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 …

Local non-profit getting extra support

MEDFORD, Ore. — A local non-profit is getting some extra support from the community. Today, the family nurturing center in Medford was presented a $15,000 check from First Interstate Bank. The Nurturing Center provides services to high-risk families to make sure kids are …

Prom dresses recycled for a good cause

Central Point, Ore. – The Glass Slipper Project of southern Oregon came from the idea that no one should have to skip their prom because they can’t afford a dress. Right now they’re doing it on their own time, but the president …

‘Shine a Light’ raises awareness with yoga

Ashland, Ore.– A local event in Ashland is raising awareness, to help those impacted by sex trafficking. The ‘Shine a Light’ non-profit organization is bringing people together through yoga to raise money in support of local organizations that help those affected by …