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Transforming Lives of Families in Danger of Becoming Homeless

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Advice from a 15-Year Old Nonprofit-Preneur

By: Shondra Jenkins
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This blog originally appeared in sodexoinsights.com

Actively engaging young people in their community can result in positive and meaningful social change. Learn more about how to engage young people by reading Six Steps to Engage Millennials in Social Change and utilizing the complimentary Youth Engagement Toolkit.

CBRE Extends Partnership with Shelter for Third Year and Pledges to Raise £1 Million to Help the UK’s Leading Housing and Homelessness Charity by 2018

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CBRE has achieved its initial two year UK fundraising target of £500,000 for Shelter, the UK’s leading housing and homelessness charity, in just 18 months. In the wake of this achievement, the global real estate advisor has now extended the UK-wide partnership for a third year and has set a new target to reach by 2018 of £1,000,000. This target will be made up of £750,000 through employee fundraising and corporate donations, in addition to £250,000 of pro bono work and savings on behalf of the charity.

TeamCITGO and Habitat for Humanity Build Home for Corpus Christi Family in Need

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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, March 9, 2015 /3BL Media/ – A Corpus Christi family in need came home to a brand new house, thanks to the efforts of TeamCITGO, the Corpus Christi Housing Opportunity Committee and Habitat for Humanity – Corpus Christi. The organizations came together to construct a home for a Corpus Christi family earlier this year. 

Making Homelessness Rare, Brief and One-Time

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Making Homelessness Rare, Brief and One-Time

By Mark Putnam

The homelessness crisis in Seattle, Washington, defies the city’s reputation as an economic engine of the Pacific Northwest. Nearly 10,000 people experience homelessness in King County, Seattle’s county, and disparities are drawn along racial lines. A group called All Home, however, is working to move people into stable housing. Their goal is to prevent homelessness before it starts.

Trim Tab v.27 - The Equity Issue

Read the Latest Issue of Trim Tab: Equity
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Trim Tab Magazine is the International Living Future Institute's quarterly, online publication that is awash with provocative articles, interviews and news on the issues, designs, and people that are truly transforming the built environment.

This issue shares stories of heroes who are proving that we can choose to work toward communities that are inclusive and robust for every person.

Edison Volunteers Help Fight to End Hunger and Homelessness for Veterans

Edison International also donated $25,000 to sponsor United Way’s HomeWalk.
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Steve Henderson and Michael Resendez could have spent Saturday watching college football or otherwise enjoying an unseasonably warm Southern California autumn day

10-Year-Old, Once Homeless, Now Makes Clothes for Homeless Kids

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Meet Daily Point of Light Award honoree Xavier Elliot. Read his story and nominate an outstanding volunteer or organization as a Point of Light.

Xavier Elliott has been through more than most 10-year-olds.

Bloomberg Supports Major Homeless Veterans’ Facility Transformation

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Originally posted on bloomberg.com
 

Veterans Aid today announced that the £6.5 million refurbishment project to transform its East London hostel into a world-class facility has had major support from Bloomberg.

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