A place for homeless is sought in Brewton

Fundraising banquet scheduled for July 29

A banquet set for July 29 at The Avenew located at 1023 Douglas Ave. in Brewton will hopefully raise money for The Matthews 25 Center, a non-profit organization that will serve to accommodate the homeless and families who are homeless for a short period in a way that while prepare and assist them for long-term success.

The dream project of Lorraine Davis, who works as a Financial Support Worker II for the Escambia County (Ala.) Department of Human Resources (DHR), The Matthews 25 Center will offer accommodation for up to five families who can stay up to six months in a fully-furnished bedroom...