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.
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.
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.
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