Don Shisler is the manager of the Union Gospel Mission. Although Don plays a minor role in the story, he is the first person to meet Denver and convince him to sleep at the mission and earn his keep by cleaning up around the place. In this way, Don becomes the initial point of contact between Ron, Deborah, and Denver.
Don Shisler Character Timeline in Same Kind of Different as Me
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...the city, across from the Union Gospel Mission. After a few years, the mission’s manager, Don Shisler , finally manages convince Denver to sleep on one of his beds rather than outside,... (full context)