Author: Jimmy Longo

  • An Ohio volunteer’s perspective on Boston homelessness

    An Ohio volunteer’s perspective on Boston homelessness

    Jimmy Longo and his fellow “Buck-I-Serve” volunteers. Photo courtesy of Jimmy Longo Growing up in Marion, Ohio—population 36,772—I never really saw homelessness in my 21 years of life. I never saw hordes of people without homes, without warm food or access to running water, without vital hygiene products— without hope. And then I visited Boston. […]