March 2018 by Alan Graham
Audience: Executive Leadership, Public, Shelter/Rescue Staff & Volunteers
Video Length: 26 Minutes
Community First: Alan Graham on Impact and Homelessness (Keynote)
Alan Graham, founder and CEO of Mobile Loaves & Fishes and the groundbreaking Community First! Village, discusses the issues surrounding human homelessness and how our human institutions are much like those for animals. He talks about helping people and how that contributes and compares to animal homelessness.
This presentation was recorded at the 2018 American Pets Alive! Conference.
About Alan Graham
Alan is the founder and CEO of Mobile Loaves & Fishes, a social outreach ministry committed to providing permanent, sustainable solutions for the chronically homeless while surrounding them with compassion, love and dignity.
Those who know Alan best know that he is a man on a mission - to relieve the struggles homeless individuals face in obtaining their basic needs of food, community and a place to call home.
Since its founding in 1998, Mobile Loaves & Fishes volunteers have served more than 5 million meals with a side of hope to homeless men and women living on the streets of Austin. Graham is also the visionary behind MLF's Community First! Village - a 27-acre master planned development that provides affordable, permanent housing and a supporting community to the chronically homeless in Central Texas.