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Celebrating Who You Are Is Critical

Celebrating Who You Are Is Critical

By Liam Bailey When asked to think of “who you are,” what comes to mind? The words that pop into my head are descriptors and…

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Transformative Relationships

A Basis for Transformative Relationships

By Gabby Lampen The journey of a member at HQ begins with our member agreement. This agreement is the foundation of how we build relationships…

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dewys manufacturing

DeWys Manufacturing – We Can Do Better Together

HQ is extremely humbled ­­­to announce that DeWys Manufacturing will be matching up to $5,000 of donations made in response to this 2019 spring campaign.…

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Critical Piece

A Critical Piece

During the polar vortex weather event of 2019, HQ closed due to weather for the first time in its four plus years of operation. One of…

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Trip to The Social Security Administration

A Trip to The Social Security Administration

“I don’t think about my vital documents super often. I’ve had a passport since I was 12 – that’s my privilege.” Gabby and I are…

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Health and home

Health and Home

An Interview with Sharon + Tracey In the United States, about 15% of Americans live without health insurance, a significant barrier to health access. Among homeless…

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Coffee With Megan

Coffee With Megan Huxhold

Rest, Resources and Readiness are at the core of HQ and drive our work. But as Sam, our Education and Employment manager likes to say:…

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breathing in the sun

Breathing In The Sun

BY: JALIM ALI Early morning at the bus stop, eyes closed, light still bleeds through, filling my head with that yellowy red, my breath slides…

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Reminded of our Past, Empowered for our Future

Reminded Of Our Past, Empowered For Our Future

Across generations, there has been a history of African Americans who excel in various professions and venues. We have great poets like Langston Hughes and…

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