Archive for April, 2010

Hike for Hunger

The effort raised money for four Bucks County food banks – Bristol Borough Community Center, Martha’s Cupboard (Fallsington), Mary’s Cupboard (Levittown) and the Coordinating Council and Welfare (Warminster) — and mypoorfeat.org, which delivers a hot meal and orange juice to the hungry and the homeless every Sunday. for more

  • Once-homeless Detroiter joins in for new challenge — soccer July 30, 2014
    Darnell Slocum was one of an estimated 25,000 homeless in Detroit. Now, he's off the streets and lives in an apartment. And on Friday, Slocum leaves for New York City to play a sport he didn't care about four months ago — soccer. […]
  • Grandmother helps homeless find rest July 30, 2014
    A weary Robbie Mills lived in a homeless camp under the Truman Parkway overpass at President's Street for five months. Then he found Divine Rest. Mills, a native of Ludowici, had lived a hard life. He had been in and out of prison six times. […]
  • Homeless camp growing in industrial West Berkeley July 30, 2014
    Awad is among the homeless who've taken up residence in the city's industrial area after shuffling from one transient camp to the next as authorities periodically clear out the accumulated shopping carts, tents, broken bicycles and other items. Awad and his fellow campers seem content at Second and Jones, but neighbors and merchants in the area say […]
  • Plowing the pleas of the homeless into art July 29, 2014
    Near 10th and Market Streets, Edward Dunn held up a piece of cardboard on which he had scrawled a plea in the form of a question. […]
  • Homeless man, saved from being robbed, to be reunited with family in Indiana | Video July 29, 2014
    By thwarting the mugging of a Fort Lauderdale homeless man last month, an off-duty Broward Sheriff's deputy won himself a departmental citation. He also won the would-be victim a possible ticket home to Indiana. […]