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Matthew

My job title is Associate Director, PATH Los Angeles. I have been in this position since May 2011.

In my role, I have the task of overseeing our emergency shelter in West Los Angeles. My work involves helping homeless individuals find housing and employment as they work towards self-sufficiency.

What I like most about my job is the opportunity to assist people in finding a home. The most rewarding part of my job is to see people who have gone through terrible soul crushing experiences but nevertheless get up every morning, work hard, keep a positive attitude, and manage to find a way to overcome the obstacles and rebuild their lives.

Organization

PATHPATH
Founded in 1984, PATH is a non-profit community organization whose mission is to break the cycle of homelessness by empowering homeless people with the tools for self-sufficiency. PATH works towards this goal by providing services that help homeless people find work, save money, secure housing, and… More

Needs validated

Homeless for 2 years. Getting my own apartment and need furniture to make it a home.

Member: Aswad (Los Angeles, CA)
Validator: Matthew, PATH

I am a veteran and lost my job in 2009. I've worked hard to move from homelessness and need a futon to sleep on and kitchenware to cook with. More

$555of $555

Need funded!

2 supporters
Funded on 9/20/2012

Moving from homelessness back to my nonprofit career; Need security deposit

Member: John David (Los Angeles, CA)
Validator: Matthew, PATH

I was the CEO of a nonproft but when the property was sold, I lost my home as well as my job. I need to pay the security deposit for a new apartment. More

$561of $555

Need funded!

11 supporters
Funded on 12/27/2012

Seeking a better job; need dentures to interview

Member: Guy (Los Angeles, CA)
Validator: Matthew, PATH

I am seeking dentures so I can get a better job than the one I have now. Then I will be able to move out of transitional housing and into my own home! More

$665of $665

Need funded!

16 supporters
Funded on 12/7/2012

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