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Managing Director Brandee Thomas arranges pantry items at the newly renovated My Sister’s Place women’s shelter on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard on Nov. 26. The building offers private and communal living quarters for up to 20 women. - photo by NAT GURLEY
Lately, the “littlest things” are bringing tears to the eyes of the women at My Sister’s Place. The Gainesville shelter for homeless women and children recently completed renovations and is moving into the building on Martin Luther King Boulevard. “It’s these random things that get everyone excited,” My Sister’s Place Managing Director Brandee Thomas said.