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Karam: Giving a Future to Syrian Refugee ChildrenA couple months ago, the world was moved by a photograph of a young, lifeless Syrian child washed up on a Turkish beach. The death of this boy, Alan Kurdi,... more
Anna Rus wrote:
I am very happy to help our people during my volunteering time with SHIELD. They really care about the future of their clients... more »
- Phoenix, AZ
The Home Front Cares is an organization that has helped thousands of Veterans and their families. We are truly blessed to have... more »
- Colorado Springs, CO
Hi my name is Robin and I’m from Amsterdam. Was at Buenas Cosas for a few weeks and had a really good experience. Got to see... more »
- Santa Elena,
Tim Deb wrote:
Great organization that helps veterans of all eras with a holistic approach to working their issues on a personal level. more »
- Philadelphia, PA
Me and my girls are tremendously blessed to have been introduced to Steping Up. Every single staff member has made me feel like... more »
- Santa Ana, CA
The Lord's Place helps so many individuals and families when they have no where else to go...It is a pleasure for me to donate... more »
- West Palm Bch, FL
Larissa Elizondo really saved my families life. We had nothing, and I mean nothing! She helped us get clothes, got my kids back... more »
- Hayward, CA
For years, Watson Children's Shelter been providing emergency shelter and services for children of all ages. Children in the... more »
- Missoula, MT
Courage F. wrote:
I researched this organization and they are a fraud. They have been kicked out of multiple states and told not to return. Their... more »
- Stuart, FL
Since Chris Bell was inspired by Father Benedict Groeschel to put his considerable talents and energies to this task, the program... more »
- Hoboken, NJ
On any given night in the United States, there are 643,047 people experiencing homelessness. Although many are adults, there are teenagers and children living without a home. 12% of people who find themselves homeless and below the poverty line are veterans. We need to help these people, and these nonprofits and charities help get these homeless people off the streets and back on their feet.
While unemployment rates remain low, more and more people are being forced into homelessness and onto the streets. These poor people need shelter, but beyond a place to sleep, these families are faced with hunger and danger while living on the streets. We need housing for the homeless.
Nonprofits play an important role in helping the homeless, especially homeless families. They may offer services such as job training or rehabilitation. They may offer daycare to enable parents to go looking for jobs or they may even have employment services that help connect employers with these people. Some nonprofits even refurbish old homes for homeless families to temporarily live in.
But while shelters and ministries can provide safety and a place to sleep, they still need your help to make it all possible. Volunteer or donate to a homeless shelter near you or any other charity for the homeless and help get a person off the streets, out of poverty, and on their way to a functional life.