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Exterior of a model tiny home on the campus of Ocean County College
Exterior of a model tiny home on the campus of Ocean County College (Tom Mongelli, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Finding Homes for Tiny Houses

As we told you last week, O.C.E.A.N. Inc. is working to build villages of tiny homes to help house the homeless in Ocean County and beyond.

The first step was to build a model tiny home on the campus

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A model tiny home on the campus of Ocean County College
A model tiny home on the campus of Ocean County College (Tom Mongelli, Townsquare Media)
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Building a Dream in Ocean County

O.C.E.A.N. Inc. is making real progress in efforts to house the homeless in Ocean County and beyond.

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Tent City Structure, Photo Credit to Destiny's Bridge Facebook Page
Tent City Structure, Photo Credit to Destiny's Bridge Facebook Page
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Local Singer Gives Tent City a Voice

A singer from Freehold is giving a voice to the former residents of Lakewood's Tent City as her song accompanies the documentary "Destiny's Bridge" at the Music in Film Festival in Asbury Park.

Lisa Rose Ferrara says she became interested in Tent City after seeing a play about the movement.  She bega

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Former Tent City Homeless Facing Eviction Again After Year of Free Housing

Eviction notices are going out to some of the former Tent City homeless residents who were provided with one-year of free housing rent by Lakewood Township when the encampment was shut-down in June, 2014. 

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Micro House to be Unveiled

A possible solution to Ocean County's homeless problem--a Micro House--will be on display all next week, starting Monday, at Point Pleasant BoroughTown Hall on Bridge Avenue from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the public to see first-hand.

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Homeless Advocates Almost Ready to Unveil a ‘Micro House’

Homeless advocates are optimistic that when government officials and the public see what a Micro House actually looks like, they'll be more accepting of them in their communities.  

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Tent City Structure, Photo Credit to Destiny's Bridge Facebook Page
Tent City Structure, Photo Credit to Destiny's Bridge Facebook Page
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Filmaker Raising Money Through IndieGoGo

A month-long crowd funding campaign is well underway to help pay for the music licensing of the Lakewood Tent City documentary "Destiny's Bridge".

Filmaker Jack Ballo is raising money through the IndieGoGo website to cover what he calls unanticipated music lice

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Former Tent City, Lakewood, courtesy of www.tentcity.org
Former Tent City, Lakewood, courtesy of www.tentcity.org
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‘Tent City Movement’ forms to Advocate for the Homeless

The shut down of Tent City in Lakewood earlier this month is spurring greater advocacy for the homeless through the newly formed 'Tent City Movement.' 

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Rally for the Homeless Planned in Lakewood Sunday

Advocates for the homeless are holding an "All We Need Is Land" rally Sunday in Lakewood. 

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Ocean County Hunger Relief
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OC Hunger Relief Benefit

Ocean County Hunger Relief has been spending thousands of dollars to provide furniture, household items, toiletries and food to more than 40 homeless people, according to Carol Latif, Executive Director of the Toms River non-profit agency.

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