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Pa. Hunters Encouraged To Donate Venison To Feed The Hungry

For the more than 1.5 million Pennsylvanians at risk for hunger, it might be venison on the table this Thanksgiving.

11/26/2013

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Philadelphia Area Food Banks

This holiday season, help out the less fortunate by donating to one of these area food banks.

11/21/2013

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Jon Bon Jovi Tours New Facility For The Homeless In Camden

Rocker Jon Bon Jovi made an appearance in Camden Wednesday to a tour a new facility aimed at helping the homeless.

11/06/2013

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Homeless Man Found Sleeping Inside Presidential Suite At Chic Pittsburgh Hotel

One man staying at the Omni William Penn downtown had to trade his presidential suite for a jail cell Tuesday night.

11/06/2013

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Jon Bon Jovi To Visit ‘Joseph’s House’ In Camden

Jon Bon Jovi is keeping his commitment to help the residents of Camden. On Wednesday, November 6th, he will visit the future home of Joseph’s House in Camden.

11/04/2013

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Woman Sentenced To 80 Years For AC Tourist Stabbing Case

A homeless woman who admitted fatally stabbing two Canadian tourists in Atlantic City, N.J., during an attempted street robbery last year faces was sentenced to 80 years behind bars Thursday afternoon.

10/24/2013

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Thousands Turn Out In Sweltering Heat For Councilwoman’s Birthday Bash For The Homeless

The sweltering heat didn’t stop thousands of people from attending City Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell’s Annual Birthday Bash for the Homeless at Love Park.

07/19/2013

Rob, in transition from homelessness, bathes his feet at the Best Foot Forward clinic at Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission. (Credit: Pat Loeb)

Helping The Homeless Put Their Best Foot Forward

Kara Cohen goes where few would tread: to the most neglected feet in the city.

07/12/2013

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Brotherly Love: Operation Birthday Box

One local woman and her daughter are going the extra mile to brighten birthdays for children in need.

05/14/2013

Easter gathering at Project HOME (Credit: Pat Loeb)

Messages Of Salvation And Hope For The Homeless In Philadelphia This Easter

The homeless advocacy organization, Project HOME, held its own Easter service at its headquarters on Fairmount Avenue in Philadelphia on Sunday.

03/31/2013

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Organization Using New Idea To Help Homeless Become Self-Sufficient

It’s called “The Way Home” and it places five men into a rental home, with support services if needed, like alcohol, drug or mental health treatment.

03/16/2013

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Bitter Cold Temperatures Keep Philadelphia’s “Code Blue” In Effect

The bitter cold temperatures gripping the region will keep Philadelphia’s “Code Blue” in effect for the next few days.

01/22/2013

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City Of Philadelphia Issues A Code Blue

The City of Philadelphia has declared a “Code Blue” ahead of what could be the coldest week of the year in the Delaware Valley.

01/20/2013

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Thousands Attend Annual Holiday Party For The Homeless

Thousands attended the 14th annual Holiday Party for the Homeless Tuesday evening.

12/18/2012

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Children’s Stress Impacts Health And Academics

Positive, short term stress is healthy. Children need to learn to manage adversity like dealing with the first day of school. But sustained and severe stress, such as poverty, can be toxic, with longterm implications.

11/26/2012

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