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Homeless in New York

Emily Thomas

Facing Homelessness In The Wake of Hercules | Emily Thomas | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

Hercules, the first gripping winter storm of 2014, barreled across 22 states Thursday night, affecting approximately one-third of the nation and killi...

Orayne Williams Goes From Homeless In New York To Successful High School Senior

AOL News | Lisa Flam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

A high school senior has overcome the challenges of being homeless and abandoned by his family to excel in school and earn a college scholarship....

DC Central Kitchen Provides 45,000 Meals Despite Record Snowstorm

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Despite a massive blizzard that left much of the northeast under a blanket of snow, staff and volunteers for the DC Central Kitchen in Washington came...

Sleepless In New York: My Night at the HOPE Street Survey (SLIDESHOW)

Boonsri Dickinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Boonsri Dickinson

One night every year, volunteers walk thousands of miles on the grids of the city, Queen, Brooklyn, Staten Island, the Bronx, and climb through the underworld of the subways lines to count the homeless.