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TAKE ACTION: 88-Year-Old Canadian Man Knits 10,000 Socks For Homeless
Offbeat  (tags: canadian man, knitting socks, homeless, goodnews, humans, interesting, unusual, society )

Lone
- 31 days ago - globalcitizen.org
"When my wife passed away in 2010, I felt the loss that everybody feels, and had nothing to do," said Rutherford. "(My son) said to me, 'If you want to help yourself, help somebody else.'"
Stray Cat Looks for Help But Gets Ignored Until Man Saves Him and Turns His Life AroundâEUR¦
Offbeat  (tags: stray cat, homeless, rescued, loved, adopted )

Simone
- 59 days ago - lovemeow.com
A stray cat was wandering on the streets looking for help but many walked away from him until he came across a kind-hearted man who scooped him up and turned his life around...
3-Legged Dog Slept On A Shoebox For Weeks Before Someone Saved Her
Offbeat  (tags: three legged dog, abandoned, rescued, safe, homeless )

Simone
- 74 days ago - thedodo.com
Princess the three-legged dog was homeless and living on the streets for five months. No one knows where she came from or how she lost her leg, but clearly this little dog has not had the easiest life.
Praise Vet Who Offers Free Animal Care to Homeless PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, animals, protection, vets, homeless )

Anna
- 95 days ago - forcechange.com
Thank Dr. Shorrock for offering free veterinary care to homeless pets
Newborn Dies After Being Born to Homeless Mother in Freezing Cold
Health & Wellness  (tags: Portland, Oregon, froze to death, baby, homeless, lack of affordable housing )

Dandelion
- 97 days ago - nationofchange.org
The death of the baby is the 5th in Portland Oregon this winter related to homeless individuals living in the freezing cold. It highlights the tragic lives of the mentally ill, homeless, and the current shortage of affordable housing.
One Third of Children in Silicon Valley Are Homeless While Tech Profits Soar
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, high tech, silicon valley, East Palo Alto, rents too high, prices too high, homeless, children homeless )

Dandelion
- 114 days ago - rawstory.com
In August, a housing official penned a scathing resignation letter because her families income was not high enough to live in the very city she represents. Even the principal of one East Palo Alto school was forced to move in with 3 other educators.
End Houston's Cruel War Against the Homeless!
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, homelessness, poverty, persecution, police brutality, Houston, Texas, petitions )

Freya
- 117 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
On Thursday, 22 December, the Houston Police Department targeted a group of homeless advocates who were attempting to hand out hot food and gifts to the homeless. Local activists attempting to hand out food and gifts were shocked when Houston police...
Houston Police Force Homeless People To Throw Away Food And Gifts Given For The Holidays
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, homeless, police, Houston, waste management truck )

Dandelion
- 119 days ago - trueactivist.com
Not only did the police show up but they brought a large waste management truck and forced the homeless to throw away their food, pillows and other items that were just donated by local activists.
Her Simple Question Inspires Chain Reaction Of Kindness
Offbeat  (tags: homeless, crying, little girl, lost wife, lost home )

Dandelion
- 192 days ago - inspiremore.com
The 6 year old noticed a homeless man crying on the street. Instead of gawking and walking away, Lewis allowed her daughter to approach the dejected man. What happened next was magical.
Solidarity Fridges Offer Free Food To The Hungry, With Dignity
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, homeless )

Angie
- 349 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Social fridges or solidarity fridges, offering free food to the hungry or homeless, have been popping up across Argentina. Local restaurants or good Samaritans leave leftover meals in a fridge, in front of a restaurant or in a central plaza, and anyone wh
This Bus Would Provide A Safe Place For The Homeless To Sleep
Offbeat  (tags: homeless )

Angie
- 382 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Rowe designed each Sleepbus to have 18 to 22 sleeping pods, each with its own personal locker. The pods will have locks that are controlled from the inside and a single mattress with bedding that will be changed daily.
Repeal Law That Severely Restricts Possessions the Homeless Can Own
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, homelessness, laws, injustice, California, Los Angeles, LA, petitions )

Freya
- 383 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
As though homeless people donâEUR(TM)t already own so few possessions, the city of Los Angeles just passed a law saying that the amount of things a homeless person can own must fit inside of a trash can.
Good News: Tesco Has Finalised It's Deal to Give Unsold Items to Charities
Business  (tags: tesco, supermarket, homeless, vulnerable, kindness )

Yusuf
- 402 days ago - metro.co.uk
The UKâEUR(TM)s biggest grocery chain hopes to involve 5,000 local charities and groups in an initiative that aims to eradicate food waste and help vulnerable people.
Single Mom Gives Lottery Winnings to Homeless Man
Offbeat  (tags: homeless, cold weather )

Angie
- 437 days ago - msn.com
A Massachusetts woman who had just won $200 dollars on a lottery ticket gave it away after a chance meeting with a man in need who touched her heart.
Save A Gato Works to Help Homeless Cats in Puerto Rico
Offbeat  (tags: cats, homeless, help )

Jeri
- 454 days ago - catster.com
On vacation in Old San Juan, I met with volunteers who help feral cats as well as adoptable cats and kittens.
 

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