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Tuesday, July 31, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Blaming the “Out-of-Towners”...and Avoiding Accountability

Are “out-of-towners” driving New York City's record homelessness crisis and "flooding" our shelters as the NY Daily News – and now Mayor Bloomberg –suggest? In a word: No.

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Wednesday, July 25, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Early Signs of the Summer Surge in NYC Homelessness

The number of homeless kids and families in New York City has risen even more sharply since the spring, eclipsing previous record highs. And Mayor Bloomberg still refuses to sign on to a proven plan to reduce NYC homelessness.

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Thursday, July 19, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
New Lawsuit Challenges Flaws in Homelessness Prevention Program

A new class action lawsuit challenges the mismanagement and underfunding of a joint City-State rental assistance program designed to prevent homelessness – a program sorely needed now as thousands of former Advantage families face eviction.

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Tuesday, July 17, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
$4.40 Per Day?  NYC Housing Affordability Gap Grows Wider

A bracing new report highlights the major cause of rising homelessness in New York City: The widening gap between incomes and apartment rents.

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Friday, July 6, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Carnival Night for Kids Raises over $191,000 for Homeless Kids!

On June 13th Victorian Gardens in Central Park was magically transformed as more than 500 guests enjoyed themselves at our annual benefit, Carnival Night for Kids.

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Thursday, July 5, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Students from Shuang Wen P.S. 184 Raise over $300 for the Coalition!

Students at Shuang Wen School participated in a Penny Harvest fundraising effort to benefit the Coalition.

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