Author: caridad

macy’s bra event

Caridad’s Inaugural Bra Shopping Event on March 20, 2016 hosted 39 women and 5 children from The Shade Tree Shelter and U.S. Vets to a day of shopping at Macy’s Meadows Mall location. This event was made possible thanks to a grant from Macy’s, donations collected at Big Ern’s BBQ and transportation from Zappos. Macy’s…



caridad endless second chances

by caridad

Homelessness is one of the most complex social issues America faces, and organizations continue to work tirelessly to defeat it. Instead of adding another place to provide resources, Merideth Spriggs saw an opportunity to assist in the network that already existed. Her charity, Caridad, is a “concierege” service to the homeless, connecting them to the…



death by the streets

You left because your wife cheated. You left to support the kids. You entered shelter feeling defeated. Bipolar is the diagnosis the doctor gave you. Unable to stop the voices, you lost your job and home with no one to turn to. Courts said your parents beat you, life in foster care Confused, you struggle.…