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Sep 14, 2019 - 04:25 am .- For nearly 15 years, a Catholic charity in south-central New York has sold ceramic bowls to raise both money for a local food pantry and awareness about the problem of homelessness in the region.
Jun 3, 2019 - 06:33 pm .- Two Catholic churches in Singapore have opened their doors offering housing to the country’s homeless.
Feb 17, 2019 - 04:48 pm .- As part of a new nationwide program, Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada is hoping to reduce chronic homelessness in the area by 20 percent in the next five years.
Dec 20, 2018 - 05:34 am .- A Catholic school in London has turned its horticulture lessons into meals for the homeless.
Dec 13, 2018 - 03:21 am .- As rent prices increase in New York City, so does its homeless population, affecting not only adults throughout the city but children as well. 
Dec 1, 2018 - 03:56 pm .- Hundreds of Catholics processed through Hollywood’s Walk of Fame in a special Eucharistic procession for the poor this month.
Nov 6, 2018 - 12:52 am .- As San Francisco prepares to consider a ballot measure to boost taxes for services to aid the homeless, a U.N. investigator has classed the treatment of the homeless in San Francisco and the Bay Area as a human rights violation.
Sep 18, 2018 - 12:06 am .- Every Wednesday night, 87-year-old Elena Donaire goes out onto the streets of Santiago, Chile, to meet the homeless and attend to their needs.
Aug 3, 2018 - 12:17 am .- With the highest per-capita homicide rate in the nation, Baltimore has been called the most dangerous city in America - which is why it needs Jesus, says Father James Boric.
Jun 11, 2018 - 12:36 pm .- As the parents of a homeless son struggling with a drug addiction, Frank and his wife Deloris have done everything they could think of to get their grown son into rehab. But it didn’t work.
Apr 26, 2018 - 12:35 am .- A men’s homeless shelter in Zeballos, Argentina has been named after a local bishop known for his attention to the poor.
Mar 21, 2018 - 03:12 am .- Although he died in 1853, the legacy of Friar Andrés Garcia Acosta is as alive as ever in Santiago, Chile, through a soup kitchen bearing his name that feeds 150 people per day.
Jan 10, 2018 - 03:28 am .- Raised by an alcoholic mother and without her birth father, Cordiella James found out she was pregnant while she was in jail in Orange County.
Dec 20, 2017 - 02:05 pm .- Austin, Texas, like any hipster city worth its organic, non-GMO salt, is known for its food trucks.
Nov 22, 2017 - 02:21 pm .- A Eucharistic procession is not the first thing people expect to see on the streets of Hollywood, California.  
Oct 20, 2017 - 12:04 am .- With growing numbers of people suffering homelessness in the expensive megalopolis of Los Angeles, Catholics and people of other religions are working together to provide a serious response.
Sep 26, 2017 - 12:24 am .- After a long struggle with alcoholism and homelessness, Melanie Medina has turned her life around. She said that a recent pilgrimage to Rome has proven that change is possible, and that “good things can happen.”
Sep 22, 2017 - 06:00 pm .- When volunteers from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development counted the number of homeless people in Colorado one night last year, they found more than 10,000.
Aug 31, 2017 - 12:01 am .- Cindy Brown spent 12 years in the U.S. Army. Approaching late middle age, she found herself in a crisis.
Aug 25, 2017 - 03:25 am .- Claude Paradis was impoverished and homeless, living on the streets of Montreal, Canada. He struggled with addiction to both alcohol and drugs, with a future so bleak, he considered ending his own life.