Melissa  Orduna-Jimenez, her daughter Ashley and son Vincent at an Anaheim motel discuss their family journey from homelessness and the successes of the past year as participants in an Illumination Foundation program. (Photo by: Nick Gerda)

Helping Orange County’s Motel Families

Motel rooms are the homeless shelters for Orange County
families. Critics worry about what happens to the motel children,
but at least one program is winning support.