After rebellious behavior led to her incarceration at age 16, Latepa decided she wanted better for herself. She was released early due to good behavior but lack of options made it difficult to stay on a positive path. In 2014, she found Inspiration Corporation, enrolled in our Foodservice Training Program, and later found employment at Inspiration Kitchens and University Center. Click here to read the rest of Latepa’s story.
Author and long-time Inspiration Corporation volunteer, Karen Skalitzky, dispels the misconceptions surrounding homelessness. It contains first-person accounts by some of Chicago's most diverse voices, collected from the men and women of Inspiration Corporation. These true stories challenge modern preconceptions of homelessness and demonstrate how this often "faceless" problem affects everyone, regardless of race, color, creed or economic status. To learn more, click here >
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