Toy Drive Brightens the Holidays for Homeless Children

Staff at the Coalition for the Homeless headquarters are busy sorting donated toys. Toys that are destined for children living in homeless shelters around the city. Nearly 64,000 New Yorkers are in shelters right now, 23,000 are kids. “All of those famil ..Read More

Homeless Coalition Honors Welcoming Neighbors

The leaders behind Welcoming Neighbors Northwest Bronx will tell you that doing something special for those looking to get back on their feet is all the thanks they need. At the same time, however, they’re not going to say no to recognition, like the honor r ..Read More

Program Wins Award for Setting Example in Community

A Bronx program is empowering children who live in a shelter to succeed and become better people. Organizers call Broadway Family Plaza Transitional Housing a means to get families ready for a permanent home. A program created by Working Families called “ ..Read More