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WATCH: Barefoot 'Homeless' NY Man Has 30 Pairs Of Shoes, Spotted With Cash Wad

Posted 03.28.2013 | Impact

The story of the barefoot, purportedly homeless New York man has taken one more surprising turn. Jeffrey Hillman, better known as the man who made ...

LOOK: The Most Incredible Holiday Giving Stories This Year

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 12.25.2012 | Impact

For the many people who faced unspeakable tragedy and hardship this year, the season of giving takes on an entirely new meaning. As families across...

True Homeland Security

Joanne Goldblum | Posted 02.05.2013 | Impact
Joanne Goldblum

How do we scale up these wonderful, individual acts to create a society where it is unthinkable that frostbite is common among the homeless? Or better still: Where it is unthinkable that anyone be homeless?

Barefoot Man Trades Boots From Kind NYPD Cop For Flip Flips

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 12.07.2012 | Impact

The barefoot man who catapulted to Internet fame after a kind cop gave him a pair of expensive boots is now trotting around New York City’s frigid s...

Lesson From NYC Homeless Boot Story: How You Can Donate Shoes

Posted 12.05.2012 | Impact

No matter your thoughts on the viral photo of Jeffrey Hilman receiving boots from an NYPD officer, the adage is true that you shouldn't judge a man un...

Shoeless Man In Viral Photo Has Long Rap Sheet

Posted 12.05.2012 | New York

The shoeless man who received a pair of boots from NYPD officer Larry DePrimo -- an act of kindness captured by a photo that subsequently went viral -...

Who Cares?

Rabbi Yitzchak Schochet | Posted 02.03.2013 | Good News
Rabbi Yitzchak Schochet

Officer Lawrence DePrimo has become a household name. There is so much about this story that tells a story of its own.

Officials: Barefoot NYC Man In Viral Photo Isn't Homeless

Posted 12.04.2012 | Impact

It turns out the homeless, barefoot man who captured the hearts of thousands isn’t actually homeless. Jeffrey Hillman, the recipient of a pair of bo...

Homeless NYC Man Shoeless Again, Wants 'Piece Of The Pie' From Viral Photo

AP | Posted 12.03.2012 | Impact

NEW YORK -- The New York City homeless man – whose gift of boots from an NYPD police officer became an online sensation – is back on the streets w...