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  • REfox
    Ex-CFO who hammered Chick-fil-A worker now homeless and on food stamps
    Some call it cosmic karma, others call it a case of what comes around goes around, and in the Marine Corps family-friendly version - payback's a med-evac. Call it what you will, but few will deny that the life of Adam M. Smith, an ex-adjunct...
  • Pope Francis speaks of the joy of the covenant
    Pope Francis speaks of the joy of the covenant
    Pope Francis on Thursday reflected on two Gospel passages which he said spoke of the “joy of trusting in God’s promises” in his homily for daily Mass in the Chapel of the St. Martha Residence. The first was Genesis 17:3-9, where...
  • Well-intentioned art director learns the limits of awareness
    Well-intentioned art director learns the limits of awareness
    A big-hearted Chicago art director couldn't do anything about his city's homeless people's mental illness, addiction and substance abuse. But he could address another of their problems – amateur typography. So he's been...
  • Pope Francis, a blessing for the worl'd poorest of the poor
    Pope opens Sistine Chapel for homeless
    Pope Francis, in another bold demonstration of walking the talk and fostering human rights, is using the Sistine Chapel and tapping corporate resources to raise funds for the poor and homeless. A concert Saturday in collaboration with Porsche amid...
  • Alaska GOP lawmaker Don Young has final solution for homelessness: Wolves
    Alaska GOP lawmaker Don Young has final solution for homelessness: Wolves
    Republican congressman Don Young of Alaska says he has a solution to to the homeless people problem in the districts of those representatives that support saving and protecting wolves. He suggests that they let loose wolves in those districts and ...
  • Homeless children at a higher risk for mental health problems
    More mental health services are needed for homeless children
    A pilot study reveals that 25 percent of children who are homeless need mental health services, say researchers at the Community Action Targeting Children who are Homeless (CATCH) and North Carolina State University. They say that the findings of...
  • Award given to Jo Wynn
    The homeless in Kenosha get their teeth pulled more often than restored
    Jo Wynn runs Walkin in My Shoes, an outreach program that helps the homeless population in Kenosha. She found herself homeless in 2004 and decided to help other people by starting a non-profit agency in Kenosha. Recently Wells Fargo Bank donated a...
  • Social media brings notice to the missing homeless in America
    Facebook page shares photos of homeless that may be missing people in America
    A new social media page on Facebook is bringing attention to the homeless in America and is trying to match them with their family's that are searching for them.Jerrie Dean, who is an advocate for the missing and who is well known for her work...
  • Seeking Shelter
    Blankets needed for the homeless
    I woke up this morning and it was 29 degrees in Orlando. I was comfortable in my apartment, even though the heat never came on. We don't have the thermostat set to turn on the furnace. But all I had to do is step outside briefly to feel the...
  • Jesus the Homeless
    Jesus the Homeless
    There are many paintings, monuments and sculptures depicting the artist's interpretation of what Jesus Christ really looked like. Some are similar to one another, but there are not two that are exactly the same.Most are in agreement that we...
  • Many homeless Canadians with mental illness also have cognitive deficits
    Many homeless adults with mental illness also have cognitive deficits
    Nearly three-quarters of homeless mentally ill adults in Canada show signs of cognitive deficits such as difficulties with learning, memory, and problem solving, say researchers at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. The study was announced...
  • Homelessness in Eugene Oregon
    Four year old boy shines his light by selling toys to buy homeless food
    In a dark, weary world we can often find one light that shines through the darkness. Carter Bahler is a 4-year-old that is such a light.Carter and his family are residents of Eugene. Every morning he climbs into his mother’s car and they...
  • Donna Mapel McRee
    Students learn the value of helping the homeless
    Donna Mapel McRee, is a 2nd grade school teacher at Champion Preparatory Academy in Apopka. One day, a student of hers shared a very special story. The little girl had brought in her own blanket to class and said: “The homeless people need...
  • The Homeless Man
    The Homeless Man
    Isaiah 61:1-2, (AMP)“The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed and qualified me to preach the Gospel of good tidings to the meek, the poor, and afflicted; He has sent me to bind up and heal the brokenhearted, to...
  • Homeless viral video hoax: Video of homeless man paying it forward a big hoax
    Homeless viral video hoax: Video of homeless man paying it forward a big hoax
    A viral video of a Good Samaritan homeless fellow is nothing but a big hoax. Viewed close to 30 million times, and tugging on our heartstrings right before the holidays, a prankster’s video of homeless man, gifted with a $100 bill and paying...