Rashad Richey's Blanket & Coat Drive Will Help Keep Thousands Warm In partnership with The City of Atlanta's Department of Corrections, Beulah Heights University, and Street Groomers; Richey, the realest man with a heart of gold, was able to bring resources together and collect thousands of warm blankets and coats for the homeless and families in need.
Mayor Reed Considers Homeless Opportunity Bond For Atlanta
Conversations With Veterans: Michael Newcombe's Struggle Post Military LifeWhen Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.
Pay It Forward Friday: Atlanta Mission
Atlanta Making Dramatic Strides In Battling HomelessnessMore than 6,000 homeless people live in metro Atlanta, according to a point-in-time count in January. Atlanta's "Unsheltered No More" initiative is in keeping with a national movement toward a "housing first" approach, which advocates say is focused first and foremost on getting the homeless off the streets, and then providing them with any services and other help they may need.
Pay It Forward Friday: Stand Down 2013
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Veterans Empowerment Organization Host Night Of Jazz For Vets
Occupy Atlanta Makes Demands
Atlanta Gets Bloomberg Funds