Homeless Coalition of Cobre Valley planning Aug. 2 ‘Connect’ event


Do you know someone who is homeless, or at risk? A morning filled with resources – plus housing, food, phones, VA benefits and more – returns Aug. 2 with the Jason Sanchez Connect Day from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lee Kornegay Intermediate School in Miami. The free event is coordinated by volunteers with the Homeless Coalition of Cobre Valley in collaboration with Gila County Public Health and Community Services and includes resources for behavioral health, domestic violence and personal hygiene. Local residents who’d like to volunteer, donate or get involved are welcome to attend the Homeless Coalition of Cobre Valley meeting Tuesday, July 16 at 5:30 p.m. inside Divine Grace Presbyterian Church at 305 W. Live Oak St. in Miami. To learn more, call Tim Gonzales 928-961-3141 or email  tgonzales.1964homelesscoalition@gmail.com.