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Youth homelessness on the rise, Suffolk shelter opens to meet need

Archived, 4 days ago From wshu.org 

Fairfield, CONNECTICUT - The Hope for Youth family services organization is opening an emergency youth shelter on Tuesday morning in Suffolk County to help address the growing number of runaway and homeless children on Long Island.

Jeanette Lukas is the prog ...

Charity trying to end summer hunger

Archived, 4 days ago From mercurynews.com 

San Jose, CALIFORNIA - A local charity says there is no reason any children in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties should go hungry over the summer break from school.

However, Second Harvest Food Bank, which provides food to low-income families, said that "th ...

United Way volunteers spruce up Tri-Cities in Week of Caring

Archived, 4 days ago From heraldcourier.com 

Bristol, VIRGINIA - Every year for the past 24 years, several charitable agencies across the Tri-Cities get a little sprucing up and some much-needed improvements. Gardens are planted, weeds pulled, windows washed, and even parking lots resealed.

It’s all ...

Mount Pleasant foundation launches to help epileptic infants through diet regimen

Archived, 4 days ago From postandcourier.com 

Charleston, SOUTH CAROLINA - Richard and Jessica Lee noticed their daughter’s seizures when she was four months old.

Rosemary’s eyes would widen and look distant, her arms would spring from her sides and her body would tighten. After a few seconds, she relaxed. Th ...

Variety gives specialized bikes to local children

Archived, 4 days ago From desmoinesregister.com 

Des Moines, IOWA - In conjunction with the 2016 Principal Charity Classic, Variety – the Children’s Charity of Iowa presented 10 specialized bikes to children with special needs during the tournament May 31 to June 5 at Wakonda Club.

“Variety is proud to ...

Local hospitals work to tackle child hunger dilemma during summer

Archived, 5 days ago From postandcourier.com 

Charleston, SOUTH CAROLINA - The Lowcountry Food Bank reports four out of five students in the area who participate in free breakfast and lunch programs at school aren’t offered those meals during summer vacation.

Furthermore, only 3.8 million children across the ...

UNHCR expanding Kenya's Kakuma refugee camp

Archived, 5 days ago From africanews.com 

Lyon, FRANCE - The United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) said it was building a new site to reduce overcrowding in the Kakuma refugee camp in northern Kenya, to house refugees fleeing nearby South Sudan.

The announcement comes at the backdrop of Keny ...

St. Louis group provides homeless more than warm water, they deliver dignity

Archived, 5 days ago From dailykos.com 

Scottsdale, ARIZONA - In 2014, Jake Austin was volunteering with a group that, like many other organizations around the country, provided food, clothing, and other supplies for the homeless. Jake took over handing out hygiene items, but after doing this for a few weeks, h ...

USDA, Habitat team up to build Polkton homes

Archived, 5 days ago From ansonrecord.com 

Wadesboro, NORTH CAROLINA - Home ownership became a reality for two Anson County families on June 4.

Habitat for Humanity has partnered with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development and North Carolina Housing Finance Agency (NCHFA) to ...

United Way donates books for children in conjunction with Day of Action

Archived, 5 days ago From gantdaily.com 

Clearfield, PENNSYLVANIA - Clearfield Area United Way recently delivered nearly 300 books as part of its Reading Ripples Project for children at the Clearfield County Housing Authority for a summer reading initiative.

This makes more than 4,500 books delivered t ...

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