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Helping Homeless

Every Child Deserves a Book, a Toy and a Blanket

Allison Kugel | Posted 01.17.2015 | Impact
Allison Kugel

I am happy and grateful for the vast network of giving that Project Night Night oversees in conjunction with shelters throughout the United States.

Waiting For a Dream Come True

Tom J. Hidvegi | Posted 11.20.2014 | Impact
Tom J. Hidvegi

It is 3 am in the morning on Fifth Avenue. Many of the lucky ones are squeezing their fluffy pillows covered in Egyptian cotton, riding the dream wave...

Students Do Seriously Cool Deed For Homeless To Help Them Start Spring Fresh

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 04.23.2014 | Impact

It's about more than just a haircut. Students at Vanguard School of Cosmetology, a Paul Mitchell partner school, used their scissors for good Wedne...

5 Things the Homeless Have Taught Me

Tina Issa | Posted 05.12.2014 | Impact
Tina Issa

The fact that they are still standing and alive with very little or no support shows me how resilient the human spirit is. Through the illnesses, the lack of food, the brutal weather and the abuse they undoubtedly endure, they still manage to be.

Educating and Nurturing Homeless Students

Matthew Lynch, Ed.D. | Posted 01.11.2012 | Education
Matthew Lynch, Ed.D.

Teachers are the first line of defense but we all have to pitch in and do what we can to ensure that all of our country's children have the chance to lead happy, healthy lives.

'Relief Bus' Brings Hope On Wheels For N.J. Homeless

Patch | Posted 08.08.2011 | Impact

A problem as complex and heartbreaking as homelessness often appears unsolvable. Fortunately, the benevolent efforts of one organization are making di...

Sharon Stone, Pete Wentz Give To The Homeless

The Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Sharon Stone showed her charitable side yesterday as she stopped to give two beggars a donation. The Basic Instinct star made the kind-hearted gestur...

Frank Kelly, Motivational Speaker, Founds 'Project Vacant Streets' To Help Homeless

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

When motivational speaker Frank Kelly addressed a crowd of homeless people, the experience inspired him to want to do more for struggling Americans. K...

Homelessness Myth #14: They Choose to Be Homeless

Christine Schanes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Schanes

No one truly chooses to be homeless. The answer: provide services for homeless people where they are.

The Homeless Are Like Bears

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christopher Brauchli

Solutions to homelessness are not always obvious but the attempts can be described as nothing if not creative. In many cases the National Park Service's treatment of bears has offered guidance.