HAMILTON: Her legacy, a shelter.

  • HAMILTON: Her legacy, a shelter.

A local non-profit is currently raising money with a goal of building a shelter for one of Arkansas’s most vulnerable groups: homeless gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth.

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The shelter, called “Lucie’s Place” — named after Lucie Hamilton, a young transgender woman from Arkansas who died in New Jersey in 2009 — will provide long-term housing for homeless young adults, age 18-25.

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