• Renewal Story: Deon

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    After battling long-term drug addiction and living in her daughter’s car for two years, Deon knew it was finally time to change her life. Her motivation came from seeing her mother and knowing she would not always be here. “My mother is 80 years old,” Deon tells us. “I realized she wasn’t getting any younger, and neither was I. I had to do something about my addiction now.”

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  • Renewal Story: Lucas

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    Lucas had been living with and caring for his disabled mother, all while suffering severe back pain and neuropathy himself. When his mother passed away, Lucas’s problems intensified. “Losing my mom was a very traumatic experience,” he remembers. “I got into a downward spiral of depression and anxiety.”

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  • Renewal Story: Joe

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    When Joe arrived at Union Gospel Mission of Tarrant County, he only intended to stay as an overnight guest. However, when the Covid-19 pandemic reached Fort Worth and UGM-TC locked down, he decided to stay and joined the Men’s Program.

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  • Renewal Story: Molesa

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    Molesa, a single mom, was working 50 to 60 hours a week as an Uber and Lyft driver… until a car accident last November left her without a source of income. She had three teenage children and no savings.

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