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Individuals, Vets, Families: 'Nobody Should Be Homeless'

Father Bill’s & MainSpring provides emergency shelter, basic needs, supportive housing in southern Massachusetts
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Stay-at-home orders early in the COVID-19 pandemic prompted people to reflect deeply on that loaded word—“home.”

Thoughts soon turned to the unhoused—neighbors living in tents in parks, sleeping on sidewalks and in overcrowded shelters. Communities were made aware of just how dire the housing crisis is.

Subaru Expands on Help for Those in Need With Donation of 50,000 Socks and 100,000 Total Blankets

Subaru and its Nationwide Network of Retailers Reach Out to Those Experiencing Homelessness
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Camden, N.J., November 1, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Subaru of America, Inc. today announced that the automaker and more than 600 participating retailers will once again donate 50,000 blankets to homeless shelters nationwide. When combined with last year’s donation of 50,000 blankets, Subaru and its retailers will have donated a total of 100,000 blankets to those experiencing homelessness. This year, in addition to 50,000 blankets, the automaker and participating retailers will also provide 50,000 pairs of socks to homeless shelters across the country.

Subaru of America Donates 50,000 Blankets to Homeless Shelters Nationwide

Automaker Announces Blanket Donation to Homeless Shelters in Honor of National Homeless Youth Awareness Month
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CAMDEN, N.J., November 2, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Subaru of America, Inc. today announced that as part of the Subaru Loves to Help initiative, the automaker and its participating retailers will donate 50,000 blankets to homeless shelters across the country this November. The donation, which will reach nearly 600 local homeless shelters, is in recognition of National Homeless Youth Awareness Month.

Kohler Relief Showering Trailer Travels to Los Angeles

Operated locally by The Shower of Hope, trailer stationed to serve the city’s homeless population
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KOHLER, Wis., September 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ – In continuation of COVID-19 support efforts, Kohler Co., a global leader in kitchen and bath products and power systems, has mobilized the company’s KOHLER Relief Showering Trailer to California. The trailer is currently stationed at the Hollywood Adventist Church serving through the Compassion Connection program, which provides personal care resources for the city’s homeless population.

Unprecedented Public-Private Collaboration Brings Innovative Homeless Shelter To Downtown Pittsburgh

Compassionate, person-centered holistic support for individuals experiencing homelessness is focus of first-of-its-kind facility in Allegheny County
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PITTSBURGH, September 1, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Through an unprecedented public-private collaboration, a coalition of corporate, civic and community leaders today unveiled plans for an innovative 45,000-square-foot facility near downtown Pittsburgh that provides shelter and comprehensive wrap-around services for homeless adults.

CIT Supports Housing for Homeless Families in Los Angeles with Grant to Upward Bound House

Donation furnishes ten temporary housing units for families as part of Acts of Caring initiative
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LOS ANGELES, Aug. 7, 2020 /3BL Media/-- CIT Group Inc. (CIT) has announced that it has made a donation that will completely furnish ten temporary housing apartments for Upward Bound House, an organization working to eliminate homelessness among families with children in Los Angeles.

'A Labor of Love' to Feed Our Communities

Wells Fargo has provided more than 153,000 packaged meals for nonprofits around the U.S. to help people in need during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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When thousands of Wells Fargo employees began working remotely in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the cafeterias at some of the company’s offices stopped serving as many people. However, Wells Fargo’s Corporate Properties Group, which supports Wells Fargo’s workplaces, decided to get creative. The Wells Fargo team modified its contract with one of its food service suppliers to avoid furloughs and layoffs among the supplier’s staff — and decided to use its resources to give back to many of its communities.

New Hanes #MaskAround Campaign Encourages Americans to Wear Face Masks as Brand Donates 1 Million Masks to Those Experiencing Homelessness

Survey data shows that half of Americans wear face masks all the time when outside their homes; 10% of respondents say they do not own a mask
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 21, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Hanes, America’s No.1 basic apparel brand, is underscoring the importance of wearing a face mask in public with the launch of its #MaskAround campaign. Hanes is also donating 1 million masks to those experiencing homelessness across the country.

Continuing to #DoGood through “Operation Double Helpings”

by Mark Herrmann VP, Fundamentals & Structuring at NRG
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At NRG, we are driven to be active members of our communities. Many of us, both individually and collectively, give our support, our time, and our resources to nonprofit organizations dedicated to helping vulnerable members of our community. This need to help has only been heightened as we begin to understand the breadth of COVID-19.

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