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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...

Heat on the Street: Hyperthermia Puts Homeless at Risk

Jean-Michel Giraud | Posted 08.28.2012 | Impact
Jean-Michel Giraud

When the temperature climbs, there are many different ways you can be a friend to someone who is homeless and doesn't have the resources to stay safe and comfortable. The action you take could save a life.

The Economics Of Generosity: A Homeless Man's Advice To Restaurateurs

Rabbi Yonah Bookstein | Posted 03.19.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Yonah Bookstein

Restaurants often chase the homeless away, instead of inviting them to the backdoor for a warm meal. Let someone else give them a hand, I have heard said too many times.

Thanksgiving Volunteer Opportunities To Show Your Gratitude

Posted 11.19.2012 | Impact

Spend time with your family while giving back MapQuest's TurkeyQuest has compiled a state-by-state list from California To New York of Thanksgiving e...

Andrea Stone

Embattled Fannie Mae Walks Away From Homeless Fundraising Walk On National Mall

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 10.02.2011 | Impact

WASHINGTON -- Fannie Mae, the troubled mortgage giant at the center of the housing foreclosure crisis, is walking away from its annual Help the Homele...

Five Ways to Change A Homeless Person's Life

Cristina Carlino | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Cristina Carlino

If you've ever had a distressing encounter with a homeless person you wish you could have supported, here are some insights that may help you.

Homelessness Myth #12: Corporations Don't Care (VIDEO)

Christine Schanes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Schanes

Since corporations have been found by the Court to be "persons" with rights under the US Constitution, do corporations recognize any "personal" responsibility to help solve the social issues of the day?

Prince William Gives Homelessness Face Time

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Prince William posed for a once-homeless photographer and snapped a few shots himself to raise money to combat homelessness, CBS News reports. "From...

Nashville To Help Homeless With "Adopt a Meter" Program

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Nashville, Tennessee's Mayor, Karl Dean, is hoping a new city-wide advertising program involving parking meters will bolster homeless outreach program...