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Monday, August 20, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Today’s Read: Solutions to Homelessness Within Reach

Our take on the day's pressing news.

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Friday, August 17, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Inocente

A documentary airing tonight on MTV touches on some of the difficulties homeless children face.

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Thursday, August 16, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Today’s Read: Story of the Mayor’s Indifference

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Wednesday, August 15, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Today’s Read: Students Living in Poverty

Our take on the day's pressing news.

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Tuesday, August 14, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Today’s Read: Housing Court and Homeless Shelters

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Monday, August 13, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Today’s Read: Record Homelessness and New Shelters

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Friday, August 10, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
No End in Sight: New Data Shows NYC Homeless Population Still on the Rise

Newly-released data show that New York City’s homeless shelter population has soared to new record highs: More than 44,400 people per night including 18,000 kids. And Mayor Bloomberg’s only response is to open more costly shelters.

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Friday, August 10, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Today’s Read: Economic Inequality

Our take on the day's pressing news.

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Thursday, August 2, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Anatomy of a Smear Campaign

Despite record and rising NYC homelessness, Bloomberg administration officials refuse to acknowledge their failed homeless policies. So instead they’re attacking their critics, including homeless advocates.

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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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Friday, June 29, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Record Shelter Numbers Explained in One Graph

There is one recent phenomenon driving record homelessness - families returning to shelter for a second (or third) time.

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Wednesday, June 27, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
The new issue of Safety Net is online!

Read the latest issue of Safety Net the Coalition's newsletter, in which we remember a dear client, explain the revolving door of homelessness, and feature our CAG program.

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Wednesday, June 27, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Court of Appeals Releases Final Advantage Decision

The final ruling on Advantage ends the lawsuit, while the State provides a glimmer of hope for some Fixed Income tenants.

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Wednesday, June 20, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
First Heat Wave of 2012

Stay safe and cool for the first heat wave of 2012 with these tips.

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Friday, June 15, 2012 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Homeless Again: Repeat Homelessness Fueling Record Numbers

Repeat family homelessness reaches new heights, with thousands more families expected to re-enter the shelter system this year.

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