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Backpacks for the Homeless

Backpacks for the Homeless: The Kindness Crew Calgary Society to Distribute Backpacks Filled with Essentials to the Homeless “The holidays are a rough time for the homeless, but it’s a year-round problem we have to solve.” – Mike Binder There … Continue reading

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Floyd Mayweather Hands $1,000 to Homeless Man for Charity Campaign

“It’s not about giving back if you’re successful or a celebrity or how much money you have: it’s about your responsibility as an adult to help others.” – Trisha Yearwood Everyone who helps someone in need is a hero. Having … Continue reading

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Five Fabulous Stories that Show the World Is Kinder Than We Think

“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” – Aesop While places like Sheltering Grace Ministry have made it their daily business to help others, kindness is all around us. No good act is too small. From … Continue reading

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No Place Like Home – The Joy of Helping Homeless Persons

“Home is the nicest word there is.” – Laura Ingalls Wilder There’s no place like home. Which is why so many of us are moved by the plight of the homeless. While on one hand it is truly saddening to … Continue reading

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New Los Angeles ‘Parking Meters’ Are Collecting Change For the Homeless

New Los Angeles Parking Meters Designed to Help the Homeless “Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” – Booker T. Washington Putting money in the parking meter is not one of those joyous moments of … Continue reading

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9-Year-Old Boy Gives Up His Xbox To Buy Blankets for Homeless

“The key to selfless giving is that you feel good when you do it and you feel good afterwards.” – Frederick Lindemann Kids surprise us often in ways we can’t even imagine. We are used to children asking for specific … Continue reading

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Why I Taught My Kids to Call Our Homeless Neighbors ‘Peace Men’

In a city which has a huge number of homeless population, it is inevitable to cross path with a few every day. Most of the times, we end up blaming the system for not getting rid of this “mess,” and … Continue reading

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All-Girl Engineer Team Invents Solar-Powered Tent For The Homeless

Using Technology To Support The Homeless: How An All-Girls Team Invented Solar-Powered Tents Technology is so advanced today that even the latest gadgets we own become outdated within months of purchase. A lot of time and investment is allocated to … Continue reading

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Pope Urges to Give the Homeless a Handout, Always

Pope urges to give the homeless a handout, always, rather than giving excuses We are in Lent, the season of prayer and penitence. Many of us were taught from childhood to consider this season as one to “give up” some … Continue reading

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Kansas City Public Library Welcomes and Informs the Homeless

In a world where the homeless are shunned and discouraged even from being seen in public, the Kansas City Public Library dares to stand out. We have seen it all around us, homeless man being thrown out of a café, … Continue reading

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