AUBURN, N.Y. -- Those who were once homeless are getting a nice change of pace in Cayuga County. The Rescue Mission's Family Transition Program fed 25 families Wednesday. All were, at one time, living without a home.
The families received a catered dinner and gifts, donated from people in the area.
The event was held to celebrate the Family Transition Program's success in getting families off the streets.
"When you've been a family in crisis, you are trying to, every day is a struggle. Through Family Transitions, we're able to help stabilize that, eliminate that struggle and help them start to enjoy being a family together," said Rescue Mission CEO Alan Thornton.
Thornton adds that donations and volunteering is what makes events like this possible.
If you'd like more information on donating or volunteering, visit www.rmsyr.org.