Top 10 Causes Of Childhood Poverty

by Jason Cox - on Oct 28th 2013 - No Comments

The problem of childhood poverty stretches its long claw across cities, states, and even nations. However, can one blame children for their financial state? No. Parents remain responsible for the financial state of their family. Though childhood poverty affects millions and stems from numerous problems, the top causes of childhood poverty remain self-explanatory. The...

List Of Homeless Shelters In Atlanta GA

by Jason Cox - on Oct 21st 2013 - No Comments

The Atlanta Mission, a Christian based organization, offers its services at four different buildings: The Shepherd’s Inn, The Potter’s House, My Sister’s House and Fuqua Hall. All four of these are notable homeless shelters in Atlanta, Georgia. Both the Potters House and Fuqua Hall are transitional houses. The Shepherd’s Inn resides at 165 Ivan...

List Of Homeless Shelters In Chicago

by Jason Cox - on Oct 14th 2013 - No Comments

A Safe Haven Foundation for Men, Women, and Children rests at 2750 West Roosevelt Road in Chicago, IL 60608. This sanctuary offers 406 beds for individuals and families. This facility only permits homeless individuals who cannot afford other housing options and have not committed violent, arson or sex crimes. This sanctuary offers lodging, food, a computer...

List Of Homeless Shelters In Denver

by Jason Cox - on Oct 7th 2013 - No Comments

The Denver Rescue Mission offers several different services. Serving meals at 5:30 A.M., 12 P.M., and 8 P.M., this shelter donates food to struggling families who have shelter but no food. To receive a meal or boxed foods, visit the Lawrence Street shelter at 1130 Park Avenue West, Denver, CO 80205 or call (303) 294-0157. Applicants must present a form...

List Of Homeless Shelters In San Diego

by Jason Cox - on Sep 30th 2013 - No Comments

Safe Nest for Women offers safety and protection to victims of domestic violence. Female victims of domestic violence and their children travel to safe homes to receive guidance, assistance, and counseling. The Nest believes confidentiality is mandatory to ensure the safety of these women and their families. Because the locations remain secret, call the...

List Of Homeless Shelters In Las Vegas

by Jason Cox - on Sep 23rd 2013 - No Comments

The San Diego Rescue Mission offers food and shelter to the homeless of San Diego. The mission presents several different programs to the public. These include recovery programs for men, women, and children, emergency shelter for women and children, and recuperative care for those who have been released from the hospital but still need medical care. For...

Fighting Against Hunger In America

by Jason Cox - on Sep 16th 2013 - No Comments

English: People eating at a soup kitchen. Montreal, Canada Français : Personnes mangeant dans une soupe populaire. Montréal, Canada. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Hunger rises up in America, consuming the lower class of America with its horror. Many charities and individuals have risen to fight this monstrosity, but they cannot win alone. The best way to help...

Helping The Poor – Every Small Hand Helps

by Jason Cox - on Sep 9th 2013 - No Comments

Helping the poor is not a difficult task. Oftentimes, people over think helping. Thoughts well up in their minds, “What if this isn’t enough?” “What if I give them something that harms them?” Honestly, these thoughts and doubts, though common, have no logical basis. If someone reaches out his or her hand with a pure, caring, and helpful heart,...

Top 10 Causes Of Homelessness

by Jason Cox - on Sep 2nd 2013 - 2 Comments

The top ten causes of homelessness seem easy to identify, however, one may find a few surprises.   Poverty remains the top cause of homelessness. In actuality that seems obvious, but most people don’t know that a quarter of the homeless citizens have jobs but do not receive a high enough paycheck to pay rent or mortgage. Thus, they live on the streets...

Top 25 Homeless Charities

by Jason Cox - on Aug 26th 2013 - No Comments

As a country, America faces deep economic devastation. Because of this, 50 million Americans become homeless every year including, men, women, children, elderly, and veterans. Fortunately, these individuals can find assistance and kindness in one of many of these homeless charities. The following have claimed the title of the best homeless charities in America....

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