BECAUSE NO KID SHOULD EVER HAVE TO WISH FOR A SAFE PLACE TO SLEEP AT NIGHT – Misha Collins
Supernatural star Misha Collins and his wife Victoria Vantoch found a great need to house single moms in Washington. After finding out the city of Bellingham, WA has 98 homeless single mothers. Misha and his wife decided to do something about it and started the “I Wish For This” Campaign. Partnering with Random Acts and Lydia Place , they made it their mission to find housing and create a model that can be replicated by other cities. As you can see in the video below, Misha Collins announces they found housing for a dozen moms and just need 86 more to go. This is a personal for mission for Misha who knows what’s it’s like to be homeless. He is very transparent when it comes to his past and experiencing homelessness with his single mother and brother.
“I remember wishing for a warm, dry place to sleep, though we had a great childhood full of adventures and our mom loved us fiercely, sometimes our family simply didn’t have the money to put a roof over our heads and from time to time we found ourselves homeless and sleeping in a tent.”- Misha Collins
In the heartwarming video below you can hear Misha explain how “I Wish For This” was inspired by his daughter one day while blowing dandelions.
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