INDIANAPOLIS — According to the Horizon House, an organization that provides service to people experiencing homelessness, there are around 1,800 people that aren’t housed. Earlier this month, the city of Indianapolis committed $7.8 million to building over 100 permanent supportive housing units. “These 100 units are going to be fantastic,” Leslie Kelly, the Program Director of […]
INDIANAPOLIS — Hope is coming full circle at the Dayspring Center, a homeless shelter for families in Indianapolis. The center runs Camp Discovery every year, a summer camp for children who have been at the shelter. This year, one of their former campers has returned as a counselor. “I feel like everybody has this stereotypical […]
INDIANAPOLIS — It’s not every day that a funeral service takes place at the Indiana Statehouse, especially for someone who was experiencing homelessness. Maurice Young, the man whose funeral was at the statehouse Sunday, was known as a gentle giant, a good listener and a person with a passion for helping those in need. “The […]
In downtown Indianapolis, the issue of people experiencing homelessness is a problem that's hard to miss. "What's going on on the circle is a crisis," Elder Coleman, of the Alliance for Homeless Transformation, said. "There is a homeless crisis. There is a public health and safety crisis on the circle."
Kanye West celebrated a year of his Sunday Service gospel events over the weekend on Los Angeles’ Skid Row. The rapper held the first anniversary of the weekly music and praise concerts in one of the poorest areas of the city, and took the mic to talk about widespread homelessness, claiming he had a “vision” […]
INDIANAPOLIS — As the temperatures continue to drop, a woman who works with young folks in need is asking people to give a little to those less fortunate. Stopover, Inc. Program Director Courtney Modisette, says they are always accepting things like coats, shoes, socks, hats, and gloves. “This time of year when we have days […]
We all know Will Smith has a big heart but this act of kindness takes the cake. Will Smith has decided to partner with a organization called The World’s Big Sleep Out Project. 50 million people around the US will sleep outside for 1 night and for every person that’s $1. Smith will red a […]
Armani Crews decided that the best gift to receive was the feeling of giving back to others.
As it turns out, the man whose Prius Jenner crashed into other week was reportedly living out of his car.
Chris Bentley and Carlos Miller, Florida natives, began a non-profit called, "Live Fresh Palm Beach County." Bentley and Miller converted a 29.5-foot trailer into an air-conditioned mobile shower and personal hygiene facility. The trailer has a total of six private wash rooms, and makes three weekly stops in the Palm Beach area.
The three Shepard sisters refuse to let their situation stop them living out their dreams as becoming track stars.