As the night\’s freezing weather started to creep in Saturday night, several of Atlanta\’s homeless could be seen huddled up across the city trying to keep warm.(2/16/2013)
Originally posted on UK Homelessness Film:
Sometimes, what’s on the outside can count.
In the decades since returning home from service, U.S. Army veteran Jim Wolf has faced poverty, homelessness and alcoholism. But with a bit of physical transformation, he finally found a way to turn things around.
Inspired by Dove’s “evolution” ad series, Rob Bliss Creative and Degage Ministries, a charity that works with veterans, created a video that showed Wolf getting a haircut and new clothes to help transform his life. The video was released this week in honor of Veteran’s Day.
While the changes in Wolf’s outward appearance are clearly evident in the time-lapse video, it’s the shift in his outlook on life that is less tangible but much more powerful