Viviana Andazola Marquez ranks getting into Yale as the single proudest moment of her life. Her frank personal statement about growing up homeless was published by The New York Times as part of a collection
Raimundo Arruda Sobrinho was homeless in São Paulo, Brazil, for nearly 35 years, and became locally known for sitting in the same spot and writing every day. In April he was befriended by a woman named Shalla Monteiro.
Women Veterans are among the homeless Veteran population, but America has forgotten them. She served and sacrificed, just as her brothers have. We are striving for equal resources and support for homeless women Veterans.