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Monday, November 28, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Coalition Serves Thanksgiving Dinner to Homeless New Yorkers

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Tuesday, November 22, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
What goes around comes around

Notorious foreclosure firm, Steven J. Baum PC, most recently known for their heartless mocking of homeless people, is closing its doors.

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Monday, November 21, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Thousand March Across Brooklyn Bridge

Community organizations, advocates, unions, and Occupy Wall Street joined together last Thursday in a rally/march for economic justice.

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Thursday, November 17, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Advantage Tenants: November Rent Will Be Paid!

With the court appeal in limbo, the City announced it will pay November Advantage rents.

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Wednesday, November 9, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
41,000:  NYC Homeless Shelter Population Soars to New All-Time Record Highs

Today Coalition for the Homeless released a new report documenting how New York City's homeless shelter population has grown to over 41,000 people -- including 17,000 children -- for the first time ever, and analyzing the failed Bloomberg policies behind this alarming rise.

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Friday, November 4, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Homeless, But Not Eligible for Shelter?

Last night the Bloomberg administration announced new eligibility requirements for homeless single adults seeking shelter -- a move that will effectively deny shelter to a great number of those in need.

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Thursday, November 3, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Remembering Yvonne McCain, A True Hero for Homeless New Yorkers

Yvonne McCain, lead plaintiff in a historic lawsuit that ensured the right to shelter for homeless children and families, passed away this week. She will be remembered as a true New York hero.

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Friday, October 21, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Educating Homeless Students: How the City is Failing our Most Vulnerable Young Minds

With the number of homeless students at a record high, the City's obligation to protect their access to education is woefully inadequate.

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Monday, October 17, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Everyone Should Pay Their Fair Share

Mary's remarks at the Launch of 99 New York: Campaign to End Millionaires' Tax Break

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Thursday, October 13, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Breakfast at Tiffany’s? What Tax Cuts for the Wealthy Really Mean for Essential Services

This morning, the Coalition joined advocates and service providers outside of the iconic Tiffany and Co. store on Fifth Avenue to push for the renewal of the millionaire's tax.

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Wednesday, October 12, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Community/Labor Groups and #OccupyWallStreet March on City’s Billionaires

Coalition for the Homeless joined hundreds in a march to ask New York's billionaires to pay their fair share.

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Wednesday, October 12, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Coalition Donates Food and Blankets to Homeless Protestors

Zuccotti Park, the base of the Occupy Wall Street protests, has emerged as a dramatic contrast to the everyday tourist bustle and business suits of lower Manhattan.

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Thursday, October 6, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
#OccupyWallStreet March & Rally:  Banks and the Wealthy Must Pay Their Fair Share

Yesterday Coalition for the Homeless joined organized labor, community groups, and thousands of New Yorkers for an historic march and rally to support the Occupy Wall Street protesters.

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Wednesday, October 5, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Advantage Tenants: October Rent will be Paid

The Department of Homeless Services will continue to pay rent for current Advantage tenants in October.

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Thursday, September 22, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Number of Poor New Yorkers Rises Again - One in Five New Yorkers Now Living in Poverty

New data released today by the Census Bureau document the rise and breadth of poverty in New York City.

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Thursday, September 15, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Advantage Court Ruling: Bad for Homeless NYers, Bad for Taxpayers, but There’s a Better Solution

This week's Advantage court ruling threatens to send thousands of formerly-homeless families back into the shelter system. But while the legal fight continues, New Yorkers should know that there is a better, cheaper solution.

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Wednesday, September 14, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Advantage Tenants: Important Update

One court decision has been finalized, but much still remains up in the air.

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Thursday, September 1, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Advantage Tenants: September Rent will be Paid

The Department of Homeless Services will continue to pay rent for current Advantage tenants in September.

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Wednesday, August 24, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
The Effects of Homelessness on Pregnant Mothers and Infants

A new study published by the American Academy of Pediatrics links homelessness with lower health outcomes among mothers and infants.

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Monday, August 22, 2011 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Help Homeless Kids Get Much Needed Tools for School

The Coalition's Project: Back to School kicks off today!

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