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Homeless Winter

How To Help People In Need Affected By Blizzard Of 2015

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 02.09.2015 | Impact

Millions of people will be inconvenienced by the blizzard hitting the Northeast, but for the most vulnerable populations -- such as the elderly, home...

Sleeping Bag That Turns Into Tent Could Help Homeless People This Winter

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.21.2015 | Impact

Homeless people are at risk of dying on the streets this winter since many frigid cities don’t have emergency action plans in place. But if an in...

San Francisco Cops Pool Their Own Money To Shelter Homeless Family Of Seven

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 02.13.2014 | Good News

Police officers often see homeless residents in some of the most despondent conditions, but sometimes even they are so moved by those in need that the...

Help Homeless During Bitter Cold By Providing Supplies, Assistance And A Sense Of Dignity

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact

People across the country are rushing to shutter themselves indoors as meteorologists warn of a "life-threatening" deep freeze that has settled over t...

Winter Weather Highlights Plight Of Homeless People Left Out In The Cold

Tulsa World | GINNIE GRAHAM | Posted 02.11.2014 | Impact

The song "Feliz Navidad" got people dancing, singing and smiling Tuesday at the Day Center for the Homeless, which has had more visitors than usual du...

LOOK: Formerly Homeless Man Develops Genius Solution For People Living On Street

The Huffington Post | Nader Salass | Posted 08.01.2013 | Impact

A Utah man is giving the homeless a new temporary alternative to living on the streets. Gary Pickering has developed several portable 'micro-houses...

Woman Works To Keep NYC Warm

Levittown Patch | Posted 12.11.2011 | Impact

Some people have a life-changing experience that shows them what to do with their lives. Lindsay Gruntorad had two. Six years ago, Gruntorad, then ...

Ohio Man Goes Homeless For A Month To Raise Money For The Needy

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Last year Ryan Riddell was living in his 2,700-square foot home in Miamisburg, Ohio. But ever since January 1 he's been living in a cargo van parked o...