Housing Works

Queer Voices
The pop superstar will be honored with a stylish "vignette" for charity.
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One promising avenue for spreading and paying for the model is New York's Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP
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Housing Works Bookstore Café, part of the Housing Works charity in New York City, which provides housing and other services to people living with HIV/Aids, perfectly exemplifies the answer. While walking into a generic big-box bookstore feels a lot like shopping at a slightly more expensive, slightly less convenient version of Amazon, walking into Housing Works feels worlds apart.
Queer Voices
Jack Mackenroth is at it again! After a successful record breaking online campaign to raise money for Housing Works during their annual Braking AIDS Ride from Boston to New York City, he is keeping true to what he knows works best...selfies.
Queer Voices
For anyone under 30, it may be difficult to imagine a time when the gay-rights movement wasn't operating at a milestone-a-minute pace. Fortunately a wave of artistic and media projects has emerged to remind us of heroes past, to refocus us on the type of activism that helped elevate the LGBT movement and to inspire us to make that final push.
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Progress has also been tracked on a broader, national level. The newly released State of Homelessness in America 2014 shows
New York
Most New Yorkers know Housing Works because their stores dot our city and offer up a treasure trove of donated merchandise. The infamous windows are immensely popular and the items featured in them are sold via online auction where they often spark bidding wars.
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Growing up in the eighties, I remember the media coverage about this new disease. A few brave people around that time started speaking out against the marginalization of this epidemic, and soon activist groups were formed.
Queer Voices
Anti-gay laws are sweeping across Africa, from Nigeria to Uganda. On Friday, as part of a Global Day of Action, hundreds of LGBT Africans and their allies protested in New York, encouraging Americans to get involved.
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Enterprises run by nonprofits offer a compelling way for people with limited educations and minimal employment histories to lift themselves from lives of dependency and extreme poverty.
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Housing Works Where: 126 Crosby Street, (212) 334-3324 What: If you attended three out of four of Housing Works's presidential
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92Y Tribeca Where: 200 Hudson Street; (212) 601-1000 What: Pre-debate conversation with "The Daily Show's" Lizz Winstead
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The Nightmare Before Christmas Where: Sunshine Cinema, 143 East Houston Street; (212) 330-8182 When: Friday and Saturday
Style & Beauty
One of the most rewarding things about my job is being introduced and exposed to so many different charitable organizations. I have the privilege of learning about and participating in their inspiring work.
New York
...NYPD officers at Manhattan's 7th Precinct did not give [the Robin Hoods] dinner, as they are required to do. Instead, the
New York
Last year, Housing Works employees displayed a similar protest against what they deemed as "devastating" cuts made by the
Books
All I ever really wanted was to read books and make more. So I came to New York in the fall of 2005, fresh out of college
Books
Acclaimed novelist Salman Rushdie has come to the aid of guests who check into a trendy Manhattan hotel with nothing to read
Books
Housing Works Bookstore Cafe 126 Crosby Street New York, NY 10012 p 212-334-3324 Founded in 1990, Housing Works focuses on