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  • When $100 is more than money
    When $100 is more than money
    Viral videos run rampant in many venues, such as YouTube, Facebook and the news. Sometimes, the number of views is in direct correlation to shock value and is not deemed appropriate for the younger members of your family. However, there are some...
  • Hope' Front Door; Changing the lives of nearly 17,000 people
    Hope's Front Door; Changing the lives of nearly 17,000 people
    Hope’s Front Door has provided over $1.1 million in service to the community, helping to change or improve the lives of nearly 17,000 children and adults.Since 2000, Hope’s Front Door has served individuals and families seeking...
  • Homeless Teacher
    Homeless teacher Thomas Rebman heading to Tampa
    Thomas Rebman, who made both local and national headlines as "the homeless teacher," will be starting his next tour of homeless facilities and resources on January 10th, and expects to be in Tampa sometime between January 12th and 15th...
  • homelessness in Philadelphia
    Homelessness still hits home
    The fight on homelessness has been an ongoing battle in our country since the 1970’s when the term “Not in my backyard” came to be. The mentally of the NIMBY did nothing to improve those who were suffering from lack of housing....
  • Lauren Hill raises money for cancer research
    Update on two heroes against cancer and hunger
    There is some inspirational news to share as we close out 2014. During Thanksgiving week, I wrote about Lauren Hill and Natalia Marsh-Welton, two heroes who battled brain cancer this year.These two young people made a huge impact fighting hunger...
  • Homeless Conundrum
    The Diary Of A Serious Man – ‘Homeless Conundrum’
    San Diego. The city of warm temperatures, ocean breezes, beautiful twenty-somethings and the retched stench of rotting flesh. At least that’s what the slew of homeless degenerates that lie sprawled out haphazardly across the various aisles...
  • Los Angeles County seeks 6,000 volunteers to help count homeless population
    Los Angeles County seeks 6,000 volunteers to help count homeless population
    The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority is in its final push to find 6,000 volunteers for the annual homeless count in Los Angeles County.The federally-mandated project requires U.S. cities to count the number of people living on the streets...
  • Arnold Abbott
    South Florida Libertarians join forces to feed the homeless today
    On November 9, 2014, the Libertarian Party of Palm Beach County (LP Palm Beach) drafted a resolution to defy a Fort Lauderdale ordinance which stated one needed the city's permission in order to feed the homeless. LP Palm Beach felt the...
  • Jump on the Bed
    Humble Design & Art Van Stores team up to continue battle against homelessness
    Art Van continues to devote his considerable energies to help those in need. Currently Art Van PureSleep Stores are partnering with Humble Design to help with their mission of getting deserving homeless families off the floor and into beds. Humble...
  • Protesting against a new city ordinance, criminalizing homelessness
    The criminalization of homelessness and the hands that feed them
    Last month, a 90-year old-veteran named Arnold Abbott was arrested, twice in one week, for feeding the homeless. It wasn’t something he had done on a whim, nor was it some charitable holiday tradition that put him up to it. For 23 years he...
  • Holiday blessings begin at Hope's Front Door
    Holiday blessings begin at Hope's Front Door
    The sixth annual Toy Sale on December 7th was a huge success. Over 1,300 dollars was raised for Hope’s Front Door. The sale enabled the clients of HFD and other local ministries to maintain a sense of dignity while they purchased Christmas...
  • Modesto's unsheltered to receive daytime resource center
    Modesto's unsheltered to receive daytime resource center
    Modesto's unsheltered will be receiving a daytime resource center. Modesto City Council member Jenny Kenoyer is the oldest council member elected, because she wants to make Modesto a better place to live, and she has already.Ms. Kenoyer made...
  • Homeless Vet -- support your troops
    Modern day indentured servitude claims to empower the homeless
    Close to 2 million people are homeless in the United States, according to some statistics, and at some point, roughly 3.5 million people will experience homelessness in any given year. These numbers are quite grim and due to many issues, including...
  • LA Mission’s Thanksgiving dinner brings out the best in LA’s top Chefs and Celebrities and Volunteers
    LA Mission’s Thanksgiving dinner brings LA’s top chefs, celebs and volunteers
    What better way to get into the season of giving this Thanksgiving Holiday weekend than to head downtown to Los Angeles and volunteer to serve turkey dinner with all the trimmings to more than 3,000 homeless on Skid Row. It was a rare opportunity...
  • Police officers just doing their job
    Police officers just doing their job
    His department for an incredible act of selflessness and compassion has recognized Officer Olexa of the the Wheat Ridge Police in Colorado. While on duty this past weekend, Officer Olexa observed a single mother and her children, ages 6 months and...