Quantcast

Latest Busking Stories

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...

2013-06-06 23:18:41

A commercial painting company in Massachusetts, ProGroup Network, recently donated their time to paint a homeless shelter in conjunction with Keller Williams RED Day and the Urban League of Rhode Island. Fairhaven, MA (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 Each year, on the second Thursday in May, tens of thousands of Keller Williams associates from across the United States and Canada participate in a wide range of projects, devoting their time to renewing and energizing aspects of the neighborhoods in...

2013-04-18 23:19:55

About 60,000 veterans sleep on the streets or in homeless shelters every night, according to a new report from the Institute of Medicine (IOM). Utica, NY (PRWEB) April 18, 2013 Feed Our Vets, a nonprofit organization dedicated to stocking food pantries across the nation in the battle against hunger among U.S. veterans, is advocating increased public support and long-term planning to meet the basic needs of military men and women who are homeless, living in shelters, or unable to adequately...

2013-04-17 23:04:11

The city and private organizations, with the support of corporate gifts and foundation grants, have banded together to end homelessness in the greater Phoenix area. Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton and UMOM New Day Centers CEO Darlene Newsom honored The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation for their commitment to breaking the cycle of homelessness during the official Van Buren Campus naming celebration this morning. SCOTTSDALE, AZ (PRWEB) April 17, 2013 Today, UMOM New Day Centers officially named...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.