Non-Profits Say Tax Assessments Are Hindering Affordable HousingHousing non-profits say Philadelphia's tax assessment agency is undermining their efforts to provide desperately needed affordable housing in the city.
Project HOME Looks To Close Deal Aimed At Helping Homeless LGBT YouthProject HOME is hoping to close the deal on a new $13 million project that would provide more affordable housing for homeless LGBT youth.
A First For Pennsylvania: LGBT-Friendly Housing Exclusively For Homeless YouthYouth, 18 to 23, are among the fastest-growing segment of the homeless -- and a disproportionate 40 percent are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender.
Project HOME Gives New Direction For Formerly Homeless VeteransA dozen formerly homeless veterans celebrated Monday as they graduated from a special program designed to get them back into the workforce.
Philadelphia Agencies Get Increase In Funding To Help Curb HomelessnessPhiladelphia is getting an uptick in federal funding to help tackle homelessness, meaning more permanent housing for those who need it.
'Project Home' Street Teams Looking For Homeless Needing Shelter From StormProject Home is upping outreach to the homeless in advance of this weekend's snow storm. KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg took a ride with one of the street teams trying to convince the most vulnerable to seek shelter.
Project HOME Celebrates Hope This ChristmasWhen the priest at Project HOME read the part of the gospel where Christ is born in a stable because there's no room indoors, Michael felt a pang of recognition.
Honoring Vision Of Pontiff With 'Concrete Works Of Mercy And Justice' At Project HomeThe purpose of Pope-Up Day is to rally the public around the issues of hunger, homelessness, and poverty.
New Pharmacy Opens In Project Home's North Phila. Wellness CenterIt's thanks to $250-thousand grant from a charitable foundation established by a locally based pharmaceutical wholesaler.
Homemade "Pope-Themed" Products On Sale To Benefit Homeless Non-ProfitProject Home is beefing up its Homemade Product line with special items designed specifically for the World Meeting of Families in September.
Anti-Poverty Fund Hopes The Papal Visit Will Have A Lasting Impact In PhiladelphiaThey're announcing the creation of a fund to be used for anti-poverty efforts and a letter-writing campaign to get more federal action on the issue.
Philadelphia Mayoral Candidates Discuss Poverty During ForumProject HOME hosted a mayoral forum Thursday night that focused on poverty and other issues.