Who We Serve

Our guests come from the five counties of the Mid-Shore region (Talbot, Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, and Queen Anne’s).  We serve both individuals and families who are experiencing, or are on the brink of, homelessness. 

Scroll down to hear directly from our guests about how your support changes their lives through our innovative S4 Program (Shelter, Stability, Support, Success)!

Guest Stories

Angie's Story

Angie is a TIS Success story who went from homelessness to purchasing a home for her family!  Watch as she explains in her own words how the assistance YOU provided through TIS changed her life forever!

Gindine's Story

Gindine and her children stayed at our family shelter, Easton’s Promise.  Listen as she shares the positive effect the experience had on the whole family.

Josh's Story

Meet Josh, a talented young man, who is working hard in the S4 Program to get back on his feet so that he can get back to pursuing his passion – music!

Israel's Story

Take a listen as Israel tells the story of how he came to stay at Evelyn’s Place, and what he has learned since joining us at TIS.

Daisy's Story

Daisy shares her experience at our singles shelter, Evelyn’s Place, and how it has helped her to progress out of homelessness towards self-sufficiency.

Jennifer's Story

Jennifer and her family have been with us for several years, and are now transitioning from our program to the Habitat Choptank program to work towards homeownership!  We are so proud of them!  

Rick's Story

Rick narrates a letter he wrote about his journey at TIS with his son, with whom he shares an incredible bond.

Kelly's Story

Kelly has been with TIS for almost three years.  She and her family have come a long way, and are nearing graduation from the S4 Program.  Go Kelly!

Sally & Bobby's Story*

Sally and Bobby* are a great TIS success story!  They joined us with their toddler son, and have truly thrived in our program.  Read Sally’s letter HERE.

*Names changed at request of guests.

Dina's Story

Dina and her beautiful family had an incredible journey through the S4 program.  She was able to follow her dreams, and is currently finishing up nursing school!  Read her story HERE!

Hear more from our guests!

Pictures Drawn By Our "TIS Kids"!