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2013-10-03 12:23:49

October 1(st) Marks Start of "Danger Season" NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, Pajama Program launched the One Million Good Nights nationwide initiative to collect one million new pajamas, one million new books, and the resources needed to get them in the hands of children and adolescents in need here in the U.S. The campaign begins today, October 1(st), when temperatures begin to drop and "Danger Season" starts for these children. The campaign continues until...

2013-08-27 23:04:24

A new report for the VA produced by Abt Associates in concert with the Technical Assistance Collaborative finds that most Veterans and their families were able to avoid becoming homeless or find permanent housing if they were homeless under a program funded by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Most Veterans and their families were able to avoid becoming homeless or find permanent housing if they were homeless under a program funded by the U.S....

2013-08-14 23:28:17

CO2Fit, the latest fitness and wellness business in Richmond, VA, announces their August CO2 Challenge. Similar to the increasingly popular mud runs, CO2 Challenge is a team effort to become fit in a fun way. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 CO2Fit announces their CO2 Challenge will take place on August 18th. The CO2 Challenge is a team competition where two-person teams participate in friendly competition of solving riddles and completing different fitness challenges. “A typical...

2013-08-08 08:20:17

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hero School is pleased to announce that they are conducting a free homeless change academy program at the Las Vegas library located at 833 Las Vegas Boulevard North on Saturday, August 10, 2013 from 10AM-Noon. Hero School was created over ten years ago by Las Vegas native and experienced entrepreneur Tiger Todd. "Hero School is a unique, results focused non profit organization working to inspire character change with the homeless members of...

2013-08-06 23:21:43

Company Helps Denver's Homeless Community DENVER (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 When Empower Network came to Denver’s Bellco Theater in July for its quarterly conference, it didn’t just give a presentation. It gave a $10,000 check to help the city’s homeless community. Empower Network presented the check to CEO Bennie Milliner of Denver’s Road Home. Denver’s Road Home is working through a 10-year plan to end homelessness in the city. Now in its seventh year of the plan, Denver’s...

2013-07-31 16:26:54

Company partners with national campaign to end homelessness ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Software and web marketing company Empower Network has announced a new sponsorship with the 100,000 Homes Campaign. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130731/MN56472) In 2010, Community Solutions launched the 100,000 Homes Campaign, a national movement of more than 200 communities working together to find permanent housing for 100,000 vulnerable and...

2013-07-24 23:03:25

InteCare was awarded $1.4 million for their inter-agency partnership to help veterans and their families aquire and maintain housing. This partnership is very unique in that it includes 4 community mental health centers; two of which are part of major hospital systems. Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 InteCare is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, behavioral health management corporation and behavioral health service network which was developed by Indianapolis area Community Mental Health...

2013-07-22 12:29:13

DENVER, July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Empower Network co-founders David Wood and David Sharpe are no strangers to homelessness. Years ago and at different times in their lives, they were each homeless. Today, after putting their collective talents to work and enjoying a real-life rags-to-riches American dream, they run a $60 million company and want to give back. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130722/MN50242) "I know homelessness and the challenges of it," said...

2013-07-19 23:02:16

Homelessness is a major issue in many cities, and Denver is no exception. Denver (PRWEB) July 19, 2013 WHO: In town for the weekend and its quarterly conference, Empower Network will leave behind a $10,000 donation to Denver’s Road Home, the local partner of 100,000 Homes, a national movement of 205 communities working together to find permanent homes for 100,000 of the country’s most vulnerable homeless individuals and families by July 2014. WHAT: Homelessness is a major issue in...

2013-07-02 23:25:55

In his newly published book, the first time non-fiction author shares how losing both of his parents to cancer started him on a journey that ultimately helped him to find himself. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 Andrew Maksymowicz, a motivational speaker and founder of the charity Too Much Too Soon Foundation, has just released his first-ever non-fiction book titled “Juggling Chainsaws.” In his newly-published book, Andrew explains how losing both of his parents to cancer—his...