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  • 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...
  • Homeless man is dog's best friend
    Homeless man is dog's best friend
    This is the story of a man and his dog.They came to Indianapolis from Battle Creek, Mich., a few weeks before Thanksgiving. At first, they stayed with family, but circumstances intervened, and 53-year-old Bernard Holland found himself pitching a...
  • 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...
  • YouTube Star pranks America?
    Homeless man viral video nets YouTube star $52,000: Josh Paler Lin's video fake?
    Josh Paler Lin, the YouTube personality who grabbed viewers with a viral video of a homeless man buying food for other homeless individuals with $100 is getting rich off his latest video. The homeless man in Orange County who bought the food at a...
  • Homeless child
    Why Tyler Perry’s story matters the real reason we can’t give up on the homeless
    Tyler Perry is an international megastar who seems to have the perfect life, but according to Time.com, before he became a famous multimillionaire, Tyler lived in his car on and off for 6 years after using his savings to stage his first play, ...
  • homeless and free lunches
    The Hungry Box a restaurant helping the city's poor
    This is the time of year when people have joy in their hearts and give a little extra to the poor and homeless. Montreal is no exception. Feeding the poor is a major women's issue of the day. It is an ongoing battle which a certain Montreal...
  • The greedy among our greatest losers: the charitable among our greatest heroes
    The greedy among our greatest losers: the charitable among our greatest heroes
    Jesus’ Parable of the Last Judgment (Matthew 25:31-46) is a serious warning personally and nationally. How does it translate to our responsibilities as Christians? How does that work in our national politics? How does that translate to our...
  • Papa Joe Bradford
    A Worthy New Year's Resolution
    New Year's Resolutions. I have rarely taken that route. It always seemed to be more of a joke than anything else and most seem to break their resolutions within the first few weeks of the new year. In fact, according to StaticBrain.com, only 8...
  • National Homeless Persons' Memorial Day, D.C. 2014
    D.C.'s homeless dead remembered during annual memorial event
    The People for Fairness Coalition remembered D.C.'s dead homeless on Friday with a march up 14th Street to Luther Place Memorial Church near Thomas Circle on a cold, sunny December day. Two people pulled the ends of a white sheet bearing the...
  • Zappos shoe giveaway
    Zappos.com and Tournament of Roses give shoes to Pasadena kids
    Zappos.com, a first-year Rose Parade float sponsor, partnered with the Tournament of Roses and the Pasadena Unified School District to present new shoes to children from the PUSD’s Families in Transition Program. The event took place at the...
  • Audit report finds homeless veterans could not reach VA call center
    Audit report finds homeless veterans could not reach VA call center
    The Veterans Administration (VA) suffers another setback as an audit report revealed that when thousands of homeless veterans were not able to reach the Department of Veterans Affairs national call center seeking treatment or shelter, they were...
  • Broward Co. judge temporarily lifts ban on feeding homeless in Ft. Lauderdale
    Broward Co. judge temporarily lifts ban on feeding homeless in Ft. Lauderdale
    A report published last night by WPLG Local 10 News in Miami says a Broward Co. judge hasissued an order that temporarily bans the city of Ft. Lauderdale from making arrests or issuing citations for feeding the homeless.Judge Thomas Lynch ruled...