Awareness http://wyso.org en Dayton Pastor Goes Homeless for Thirty Days http://wyso.org/post/dayton-pastor-goes-homeless-thirty-days <p><em><span class="article-content"><span>Homelessness in Montgomery County is on the rise. The two biggest shelters reported a 12 percent increase in need last year. But some people aren&#39;t in the shelters at all. They&#39;re living on the streets. For a pastor in Dayton the homeless problem has become personal. Ryan Riddel spent the month of January living in a van in downtown Dayton. As Emily McCord reports, Riddell chose to live this way to understand the lives of the homeless better.</span></span></em> Thu, 24 Feb 2011 20:40:51 +0000 Emily McCord 2273 at http://wyso.org