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December 12, 2017

A message from the Executive Director

Dear Friends and Supporters of Preble Street, In the Portland Press Herald this morning (“City proposes new $10 million shelter in Portland with 200 beds”)… Read More

December 01, 2017

Preble Street joins Freedom Network USA

Preble Street is proud and excited to be joining Freedom Network USA, a national alliance of experienced advocates advancing a human rights-based approach to human trafficking… Read More

November 20, 2017

Bring Mainers home for good

Help us raise $60,000 in 24 hours this Giving Tuesday—the November 28 global day of giving! Thanks to a generous challenge match, all gifts will be… Read More

November 17, 2017

Paper Store Gift of Giving

Support your favorite charity and SAVE at The Paper Store! Purchase the exclusive 2017 Gift of Giving Ornament at The Paper Store and receive 20% off… Read More

October 11, 2017

VA awards Preble Street $2.1 million

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs awarded Preble Street more than $2 million to provide housing for the state’s veteran homeless population. Preble Street Veterans… Read More

in the news

September 12, 2017

New housing complex offers home to homeless

Preble Street officially opened the third complex of its Housing First initiative: Houston Commons, an apartment complex designed to help the chronically homeless by providing a permanent place for them to live. Huston Commons houses 30 people who have been living on the streets of the city for years.

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