A Journey of Compassion and Community Service
July 2023, Don Freas teamed up with Michelle Brasiel. Laura Rogers, Marius Rotariu and Pastor Bill Francis by starting Base Camps For The Unsheltered.
We believe that the homeless encampment problems throughout our communities are not only unhealthy for the homeless but also detrimental to your city, businesses, and community residents.
During the Covid shutdown, alongside Marius, Don began serving as a volunteer through the Bay Church serving the Martinez Homeless. Don also served as a volunteer at Camp Hope. Camp Hope was a Martinez sanctioned emergency homeless encampment run by Noralea Gippner’s “Homeless Action Coalition”. Don witnessed many lives that were turned around because of Camp Hope.
We believe that by providing a Base Camp for