by Saphara Harrell – Salem Reporter on March 23, 2022
Wade Harris has helped people get into transitional housing for years and has been a foster parent for dozens of kids.
Seeing people struggle with to connect with services made him think about how he could serve people struggling to find housing better.
Last fall, his church Seed of Faith opened a warming center for people experiencing homelessness at the back of a building that has 20 transitional housing units on Northeast Medical Center Drive. Now, they’re trying to expand by adding a cooling center and plan to continue warming next winter…