BEDS FOR FREEZING NIGHTS WARMING SHELTER IN COTTAGE GROVE. Photo provided
If you are lucky enough to have a warm dry place to live, it is probably easy to forget that there are folks who have it pretty rough when the mercury drops and the rains set in.
Ten years ago, a group of community members came together - a group that included nonprofits, community organizations, Cottage Grove government officials and members from various faith communities - to address the needs of unsheltered people during extreme cold weather conditions.
The result was . . .