CLEVELAND — Cleveland group Homeless Hookup CLE helps the homeless and their four-legged members of the family discover shelter within the chilly.
3News spoke to a 60-year-old girl named Eletta Garlandios, who lives on the streets together with her canine Candy Pea. She says no shelters will settle for her as a result of she has a canine, and she or he isn’t prepared to surrender her pup.
“She’s my trip or die,” Garlandios stated of Candy Pea. “No person desires to offer me [anything] as a result of I’ve her. That canine and I’ll die collectively on these streets earlier than I let her go.”
Due to the generosity of others, together with 3News viewers, each lastly have a heat place to remain. Dean Roff of Homeless Hookup discovered a lodge in Westlake that might settle for Garlandios and Candy Pea. He supplied Garlandios with meals and garments and paid for the lodge via the month of February.
“What we do with the homeless is ask them what they want—meals garments, shelter—after which we do our greatest to find sources, or we dig into our personal funds if we’ve to,” Roff stated.
Garlandios says she ultimately hopes to purchase a bus ticket to get again to her house state of Alabama, the place she says she has buddies who will help her get again on her ft. To donate to Homeless Hookup, go to HomlessHookupCLE.com.