Poverty

While You Ignored These 30 Uncomfortable Situations, This Photographer Was Prompted To Capture Them

While You Ignored These 30 Uncomfortable Situations, This Photographer Was Prompted To Capture Them

Montreal is a big city. And like in any metropolis, there is a lot going on. From the construction of new buildings to rushed mid-day lunch meetings, it’s easy to get caught up in the busy happenings of the city. Unfortunately, this is becoming far too common, according to photographer Mikaël Theimer, and is causing […]

Church Converts Bus Into Mobile Clothing Pantry, Delivers Winter Gear To Folks In Need

When you’re homeless and living on the streets, having enough insulation against the cold can be a matter of life and death. While a number of shelters offer folks temporary residence to escape the winter elements at night (when temperatures at their lowest), daytime can also be difficult to endure. To combat this tragedy, a […]

Pizza Shop Delivers 80 Free Pies To Homeless Shelter On New Year’s Day [Watch]

New Year’s day is often filled with celebration, the writing up of resolutions, and contemplation on what the year will bring. Which is why Alex Garcia, the general manager at Flo’s Pizzeria Ristorante in Michigan, knew it was the perfect day to brighten the lives of some people who may not be viewing the future too […]

This 13-Year-Old Activist Helps The Homeless By Organizing Nights Of Fun

There are many remarkable young people investing their time and talents to help others in this world. From 9-year-old Hailey Fort who builds tiny homes for the homeless to Dusty Liulay who feeds about 100 homeless people per week in Portland, Oregon, they and their tales are beyond inspiring. Another young activist whose story is worth […]

Charity Delivers Winter Clothes For Orphaned Children In Syria

Charity Delivers Winter Clothes For Orphaned Children In Syria

Humanitarian Organizations ShelterBox and ReliefAid have started a new effort to deliver winter clothes to orphaned children in Syria. Sam Hewett of ShelterBox’s operations team said in a recent statement that their efforts would target children in war-torn areas of the country. “It is distressing to think of children living in these awful conditions, often […]