Category Archive for: ‘Tent City 3 Stories’

  • Matt Barrett and friends on his birthday

    Tribute to Matthew R. Barrett

    Matthew R. Barrett (2/8/65 – 9/2/14) On September 2, 2014, we here at Greater Seattle Cares lost a good friend. That is the day that Matt Barrett, affectionately known as “Giant” both for his stature and the size of his great heart, ended his days …

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  • Walking with Giant, by Ilona Berzups

    Walking with Giant

    One man’s battle with homelessness and debilitating illness (2/8/65 – 9/2/14) Meet Matthew Robert Barrett, appropriately nicknamed Giant by his friends not just for his grand stature but for meeting a hard life head-on and being dubbed a big inspiration to all those who have …

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