Benny has battled being homeless for close to 20 years. Now he is trying to rebuild his life. Click to read what Benny hopes to do with his identification documents.
IDignity recently welcomed a new board member while also saying goodbye to several others. Read more about this update to the IDignity board of directors roster.
The holidays are a time to celebrate the conclusion of another year and to celebrate your accomplishments. Completing Willie Anderson’s very difficult case is certainly something we want to celebrate with you!
Johnnie Peoples was one of 2020’s last IDignity clients who experienced the process the way it was originally designed to be – simple.
When Cory was robbed, the attacker got away with Cory’s ID and Social Security card. That incident left Cory unable to work and living on the streets of Orlando. Click to find out how Cory was able to get his ID so he can get back to work.
When the COVID-19 pandemic began, one of the first things to go was large gatherings. IDignity’s monthly Identification Clinics, something we’ve done since the mission was founded, had to be put on hold. As the crisis continued, IDignity decided we needed to find a new way to serve. One important detail in that endeavor was finding somewhere to serve our clients.
Read the incredible story of how an IDignity board member saved former IDignity client Chris’ life.
“In the beginning, obtaining an ID didn’t take much more than $3 and a smile for the camera.” Read about IDignity’s humble beginnings and learn how our mission was born.
Over 1 million people in the state of Florida filed for unemployment since the beginning of March. This number does not account for the thousands of individuals who do not have proper identification, people who will find themselves unable to apply for unemployment or find a new job and on the brink of homelessness.
Once this pandemic comes to an end and we all return to our daily lives, the need for identification will be even greater. Click to find out how you can help.