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A Village for the Homeless

EUGENE, Oregon — Imagine losing your job and the place you call home. You can’t get into a shelter and end up on the streets. Soon, you barely remember the person you used to be. 428 more words

News

Section 8 voucher program has been around for nearly 40 years

“These kinds of cuts are really unprecedented,” Rice told me. “The Section 8 voucher program has been around for nearly 40 years—it was created during the Nixon Administration and has had strong, bipartisan support for its entire history. 28 more words

Homeless

A Holy and Wholly Different Experience

http://www.pcusa.org/news/2014/7/21/holy-and-wholly-different-experience/

By: Parrish Jones

Pastor Maggie Leonard likes to throw water around, especially baptismal water.

As she writes in her church newsletter, “It is no mistake when the water poured into our baptismal font gathers energy and sloshes over the sides onto the floor. 784 more words

Reflection

Should You Help Homeless People? Why or Why Not?

When I lived in Los Angeles in the 1980s, I helped some homeless men and even let them spend a night in my tiny bachelor apartment. 20 more words

Charity

Should you help homeless people? Why or why not?

I think we should absolutely help homeless people. The real question is how to help them. A handout to a person standing on the corner with a sign is perhaps not the best way to make a difference.   24 more words

Charity

Should you help homeless people? Why or why not?

Homeless people are a burden to the public.  Efforts should be made to help them find jobs or provide needed medication, health services, etc., to get them off the streets.

Opinion

Should you help homeless people? Why or Why not?

I think for me it depends because some are faking it & some are real. I would help those that are real, whatever I have on that day. 33 more words

Charity