The City Mission to host Stand In to support homeless students Saturday, June 29

Public Square to be host site for The City Mission's Stand In

The City Mission plans to host an event to support students who experienced homelessness in the 2018-2019 school year. According to The City Mission 3,000 students in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District faced homelessness last school year. They plan to have 3,000 people gather in The Square for for an event that begins at 4 PM. Guests will enjoy free activities for all ages. They'll also hear music and words for city leaders and civil or faith leaders. At 6 PM the group will rise together for a Stand In moment that is intended to represent the 3,000 CMSD students who have dealt with homelessness. Learn more about a local family who is working with the support of The City Mission to overcome the challenges of homelessness. (READ MORE)

If you plan on Standing In for a homeless student, let The City Mission know you’ll be there by registering as a group or individual at


The reimagined Public Square is part of The Group Plan's mission to better connect Public Square, the Malls, and the lakefront.

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