Nonprofits really need help when volunteer numbers dry up after New Year's.
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That's a lot of money, and it could solve a lot of problems.
Having Trouble Getting Into the Holiday Spirit? So Are The Poor. Suggestion: Give to Food Charities.
Sixty-three percent of the city's food charities are reducing portion size or turning people away. Six blocks from our apartment -- that's one subway stop -- a soup kitchen and food pantry struggles to provide 50,000 free meals a month.
The health content of the meals provided by soup kitchens can often be an afterthought to simply making sure that everyone
What if I partnered with local soup kitchens and homeless shelters to set up a system where restaurant customers could purchase cheap and healthy meals that soup kitchen volunteers could pick up and give to the needy?
Republicans may hail Ryan as an intellectual, but he has not read his history, where the food lesson is clear: Rising food prices in the absence of social support equals social unrest on a massive scale.
When he applied for a permit, his neighbors complained of blight and alleged "threatening behavior." Tearman disputed the
To get involved with Pets of the Homeless, click here. "Just 'cause you're homeless don't mean you cannot have a pup," Russell
Every person and every sector has an obligation to help our fellow citizens and ensure America's prosperity. Hunger is an urgent issue in America, and we must do something about it now. Not tomorrow or next year, but now. People are suffering today.
How you can help Rock and Wrap It Up! Mandelbaum's passion for stopping hunger and poverty was influenced by his own personal
If you venture out to remember society's forgotten people, and you do so with a spirit of presence and equanimity, you can experience deep fulfillment and wholeness.
"We're dubbing this as 'Poor People Power'," said Robert Smith, director of the Franciscan Workers, which runs Dorothy's
Our three days with the homeless confirmed something a close friend told me before I left: We were stepping into a subculture.
Michelle Obama made headlines by using those famous arms to sling some mushroom risotto at a soup kitchen. Why do wingnuts see wholesome foods as part of a vast left wing conspiracy?
What are we to do to address the problem of hunger around the nation? We must move beyond the quick fix emergency system that band aids the problem, to a long term approach that builds food security.