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Homeless During Winter

Girl Collects 1,000 Coats, Blankets So Homeless People Can Stay Warm In Winter

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 01.08.2016 | Good News

Makenna Breading-Goodrich has taken on a special holiday project, for the last three years. The determined 12-year-old goes door-to-door in her commu...

What Being Homeless at Christmas Taught Me About Leadership

Holly Hamann | Posted 03.04.2014 | Denver
Holly Hamann

I found clothes that would make me look impoverished and bought shoes that were uncomfortably small. I made myself up to look unclean and greasy and carried my belongings in a bag. It had snowed the night before, so I intentionally underdressed.

The Nation's Capital Prepares for Hypothermia Season

Jean-Michel Giraud | Posted 12.03.2012 | DC
Jean-Michel Giraud

Having worked with the staff at DHS for several years now, I know that they would like nothing more than to shelter these families during the summer. As constituents, we need to give them the means to do that by advocating for adequate levels of funding for homeless services each year.