homelessness

NY will compensate three homeless Harlem men for trashing their belongings. A lawsuit said their rights were violated.

Elexis Webster, a 17-year-old honor student from Oakland, has overcome insurmountable odds during her young life.

A group of 40 students from Chicago got the opportunity to attend a prom hosted by two local non-profit organizations.

Faced with D.C.'s sky-rocketing rent and surges in the price of living, Tyree's mother lost her job. The family was forced to make the difficult decision to move into the shelter, which houses around 243 people.

President Obama made history on Friday by becoming the first U.S. sitting president to visit the Hiroshima bomb site in Japan. The city was destroyed 71 years ago by the world’s first atomic bomb, dropped by American forces. Prior to his arrival, a large crowd gathered by the memorial site. President Obama and Japanese Prime Minister […]

The 58-year-old made his return to WVKO-AM (1580), the radio station where the Ohio native began his career in the 1980s before drug and addiction woes took over.

A Harlem resident committed a gentle act of kindness when she gave her shoes to a barefoot homeless woman on a crowded MTA train.

A police officer is being praised for his kind gesture towards a man who was kicked off a New Jersey bus for not wearing any shoes.

Two Boston men are facing assault charges for beating up a homeless man after citing Donald Trump's stance on immigration as inspiration.

Yesterday the Urban Ministry Center and Temple Beth El launched www.solvethepuzzlecharlotte.org, a website designed to be a gateway for Charlotteans to act. This site is for the everyday person who cares about our community, who wants to help end and prevent homelessness but doesn’t know how to get involved. Through this site, Charlotteans will be […]

BRENTWOOD, N.Y. – Samantha Garvey and her family had been living in a Long Island shelter for several days when they got word the 17-year-old…

It’s the season of giving and that is exactly what national gospel artists Earnest Pugh, Jessica Reedy, Le’Andria Johnson, Wess Morgn, Kim Burrell, Myron Butler and others did this week when they came to Charlotte to support the 1st Annual Thanksgiving Telethon for The Harvest Center. The Telethon was held in response to The Harvest […]