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Kansas church wins court battle to host homeless shelter

Shawnee Mission Unitarian Universalist Church wins court battle to house homeless people in Lenexa, Kansas.

Clean sheets in shades of purple, white, and light blue stretch appealingly over rows of cots at Shawnee Mission Unitarian Universalist Church, ready for those without shelter.

Shawnee Mission UU Church in Lenexa, Kansas, hosts a shelter with Project 1020 for people experiencing homelessness after settling a lawsuit against the city on December 13. (© 2019 Spring Lenox)