Latest Homelessness Stories

2013-01-05 05:01:50

Family Promise and The Company Store Continue their Partnership Bringing Comfort and Warmth to Homeless Children. Summit, NJ (PRWEB) January 04, 2013 Family Promise, a national nonprofit mobilizing communities to help homeless and low-income families, and The Company Store, a leading online retailer of bedding and home accessories, announced the launch of their 3rd Buy One, Give One campaign. Throughout the month of January, The Company Store will match each purchase of one of their...

2013-01-03 05:02:55

13-year-old entrepreneur raises funds on CrowdfundingKids.com to provide UnMentionables for the Homeless in 2013. Marysville, OH (PRWEB) January 02, 2013 UnMentionables is a bath & body company created by Camryn Main, 13, of Marysville, Ohio. UnMentionables is a socially aware company with all-natural personal care products. Their pleasing products contain no toxins and are made using all-natural scents. Camryn is making a difference, giving back to the community by using 10% of the...

2012-12-31 05:02:02

Brevard County based National Veterans Homeless Support, Inc. (NVHS) has been authorized by the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) to distribute reimbursement grants to organizations throughout the state of Florida to conduct Homeless Veteran Stand Down events in their respective communities. Brevard County, FL (PRWEB) December 30, 2012 NVHS is a non-profit organization on a mission to end homelessness among veterans. Under that mission, the organization has been successfully...

2012-12-30 05:03:52

Premier insurance software provider Healthentic is pulling together resources this December to help support Greater Seattle Cares in their mission to provide aid and support to Tent City 3, a homeless community located in the Seattle, WA area. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 28, 2012 This year, the team at Healthentic will be participating in a charity drive to collect supplies which can be used to help support homeless communities in the Seattle area. Greater Seattle Cares has worked with...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.