Rebecca stopped by recently for a visit at The Midnight Mission and we got an update on her life, recovery and plans for the future. Rebecca was caught in the downward spiral of drug and alcohol addiction. “I was homeless, hopeless and desperate and I could no longer provide for my then, 3 year old
I started volunteering at The Midnight Mission (when I got sober) in 1993 as a holiday volunteer. I had lost everything, hit bottom and was in the process of rebuilding my life. There was a group of people from my home group coming down to volunteer and I just followed what everyone else was doing.
‘Sugar’ is an independent movie that tackles the issue of youth homelessness. The film follows Sugar, a young woman living homeless after her family’s death in a car crash. Set in Venice Beach, California, ‘Sugar’ offers insight into the rapid rise of homeless youth in America. Plot Background: After serving in the U.S. Navy, Director