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INSPIRING: She Invented a Coat to Help the Homeless In Brutal Winters, But Now It Has An Even Better Use
Society & Culture  (tags: inspirational stories, activism, making a difference, society, rights, politics, culture, activists )

Cal
- 184 days ago - rd.com
Veronika Scott's brilliant insulated overcoats double as sleeping bags. But they've also created new jobs and opportunities for some of the homeless people they were invented to help.
Meet CNN's Top Ten Heroes of 2015
Society & Culture  (tags: making a difference, CNnHeroes 2015, goodnews, ethics, society, GoodNews, education, world )

Cal
- 229 days ago - cnn.com
Meet ten truly remarkable individuals whose passion to help others has changed the world. They are CNN's Top Ten Heroes of 2015.Voting for CNN Hero of the Year continues through Sunday, November 15. All
MAKING A DIFFERENCE! A Baltimore Civil Rights Icon Is Still Pushing To Help City's Young
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, ethics, philanthropy, volunteerism, making a difference, culture, society, politics, GoodNews )

Cal
- 333 days ago - npr.org
Helena Hicks has remained active in Baltimore through eras of desegregation and the drug trade. Now she gives back to her childhood neighborhood, the same one where Freddie Gray lived.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE! Long Island Teen Raises $30K To Install Clean Water System In South America
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, goodnews, ethics, politics, society, activism, good deeds, making a difference, world, news, humans )

Cal
- 473 days ago - newyork.cbslocal.com
A Long Island teen went from sponsoring a child through a charity to changing the lives in his impoverished village thousands of miles away.
TAKE THIS HOLIDAY QUIZâEUR"HELP A HOMELESS CHILD IN NYC
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, homless children, Win, making a difference, quiz )

Barb
- 522 days ago - winnyc.org
As homeless children gain more attention this holiday season, learn how Win is making a difference in these childrenâEUR(TM)s lives and breaking the cycle. Test your knowledge.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE! This Entrepreneur Turns Leftover Cafeteria Food Into Hot Meals for Hungry People
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, hunger, making a difference, politics, ethics, culture, americans, interesting, education, society )

Cal
- 541 days ago - grist.org
Simon, 24, is cofounder of Food Recovery Network, a nonprofit organization that collects surplus food from college campuses and distributes it to hungry community members.
GOOD NEWS! First Nations Fisherman Donates 500 Sockeye to Vancouver Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: charity, making a difference, activists, rights, goodnews, philanthropy, world )

Cal
- 635 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
A First Nations fisherman donated 500 of the fish to organizations and a homeless encampment in the downtrodden neighborhood in Vancouver.
GOOD NEWS! ALS Patient Devotes Life to Random Acts of Kindness
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, society, Chris Rosati, acts of kindness, making a difference )

Cal
- 646 days ago - cbsnews.com
Steve Hartman reconnects with Chris Rosati, a man who has devoted the rest of his life to encouraging others to commit acts of kindness.
60 MINUTES: 100,000 Homes: Housing the Homeless Saves Money?
Society & Culture  (tags: interesting, homelssnesss, making a difference, GoodNews )

Cal
- 828 days ago - cbsnews.com
Giving apartments to the chronically homeless can save taxpayer dollars, advocates say
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: How Marathon Runners Help the Homeless (Without Even Knowing It)
Society & Culture  (tags: HOMELESSNESS, MAKING A DIFFERENCE, politics, society, freedoms, ethics, culture, activists, goodnews, GoodNews, news )

Cal
- 842 days ago - mnn.com
Father-daughter team turns a common race practice into a clever opportunity to help the less fortunate.
TAKE ACTION NOW! CLICK TO GIVE---HELP US END HOMELESSNESS!
Society & Culture  (tags: Homelsssness, click to give, society, charity, activism, making a difference, politics, ethics, family, americans, government, freedoms, activists )

Cal
- 844 days ago - clicktogive.com
The National Alliance to End Homelessness is a nonprofit, non-partisan, organization committed to preventing and ending homelessness in the United States. By improving policy, building capacity, and educating opinion leaders, the Alliance has become a lea
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: A Home-Cooked Dinner That's More Than A Meal
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, making a difference, news, GoodNews, society, news )

Cal
- 887 days ago - npr.org
Yelitza Castro, an undocumented immigrant who works as a housekeeper in Charlotte, N.C., cooks dinners for homeless men and women every other Saturday night. It's a tradition that started after she and her children spotted a man standing in the rain on a
Do Good. Feel Good: TakePart's Guide to Giving to Amazing Charities
Society & Culture  (tags: charity, making a difference, GIving Tuesday, ethics, politics, news, environment )

Cal
- 904 days ago - takepart.com
TakePart is proud to be your home for donations on #GivingTuesday--or any day you want to make a difference.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Homeless to Business Owner: How One Running Club Helps People Make Dramatic Changes
Society & Culture  (tags: activism, making a difference, World Environment Day, action, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, humans, nature, wildlife, GoodNews, green, politics, trees, Sustainabililty )

Cal
- 970 days ago - screen.yahoo.com
PLEASE WATCH THIS VIDEO! In 2007, Anne Mahlum started Back on My Feet in Philadelphia. She uses running to help homeless men and women change the way they see themselves so they can make real changes in their lives
 

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