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Stars Under the Stars for Homeless Kids

Kevin M. Ryan | Posted 10.14.2013 | Impact
Kevin M. Ryan

Next week on August 19, more than 50 Broadway stars, composers and directors will meet with homeless youth at Covenant House in New York City, then lie down on a sidewalk and sleep overnight on a small patch of concrete near the Lincoln Tunnel.

Teachers Give Homeless Popular Teen Place To Call 'Home'

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 03.09.2013 | Impact

Many students may dread going to school, but for a Virginia teen who was once homeless, the sight of the classroom lets her breathe a sigh of relief. ...

A Conversation With Laura Bush: "Education Is The Key"

Kevin M. Ryan | Posted 07.28.2012 | Impact
Kevin M. Ryan

"With a really good education, you have a much broader view of the world. Well-educated people can seek help for themselves. They can help others. Educated people can make their own choices about their governments. And certainly for women, an education allows you to understand your rights."

Why We Never Give Up

Judith Sandalow | Posted 03.28.2012 | DC
Judith Sandalow

Two years ago I stepped into the office of a colleague and found her on Myspace. "It's not what you think," she told me. "I'm reaching out to a client."

'When You Don't Really Have Anything, You Just Don't Care'

| Posted 09.21.2011 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Joshua Emerson Smith This fall, Makayla Vigil will be a sophomore at Pleasant Valley H...