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2010-11-08 00:00:45

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2010-11-04 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The 20th Anniversary Covenant House Candlelight Vigil in Times Square (November 16) is the year's largest national advocacy event for poor, exploited and homeless children in New York and throughout the world.

2010-09-27 15:29:40

Homeless young people are victims of crime at rates that society would consider unacceptable for any other group.

2010-09-24 09:07:00

Veteran and Inebriate Program will help homeless veterans and chronic inebriates CLEARWATER, Fla., Sept.

2010-09-02 10:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Concern Worldwide US, the international humanitarian agency, today launched a campaign to build 1,200 homes for families left homeless by the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti last January.

2010-08-17 05:52:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A former White House and U.S. House Government Operations Committee spokesman, Robert Weiner, and policy analyst Jonathan Battaglia have called for Hollywood stars to end Los Angeles' reputation as the nation's "meanest" toward their homeless.

2010-07-16 13:41:00

SAN DIEGO, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Wednesday evening, the Land Use and Housing Committee of the San Diego City Council approved a proposal to develop a one-stop-shop for homeless rehabilitation at the old World Trade Center building on 6th Avenue in downtown San Diego.

2010-05-25 14:30:00

LOS ANGELES, May 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic yesterday honored two distinguished leaders in children's mental health: Childhood trauma expert Marleen Wong, LCSW, Ph.D., and the housing organization A Community of Friends and its CEO Dora Leong Gallo.

2010-05-25 10:42:00

WASHINGTON, May 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans will be celebrating 20 years of leadership in serving the nation's veterans in crisis during the NCHV Annual Conference at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington, D.C., June 21-23.

2010-05-17 08:53:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its nationwide Focus on America(sm) program, Davis Vision will kick off a new partnership with Baptist Operation Outreach on Friday, May 21.

Word of the Day
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.