Mayor Bob Filner and a gaggle of council members and Housing Commission leaders announced on Monday an upcoming resource fair for homeless people on Jan. 30. Project Homeless Connect will match homeless people with coats, haircuts, health screenings, dental services and more at Golden Hall, downtown. Here are more details about the event and what donations organizers are seeking.
One of three dignitary leaders named as part of the fair was Bronwyn Ingram, Filner’s fiancée.
The U-T profiled Ingram this weekend and described her hopes to get involved in local discussions and efforts to combat homelessness. She thinks there’s some streamlining work to do: