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National Alliance to End Homelessness Releases “The State of Homelessness in America 2015″ Report

sad young woman with knitted hatThe National Alliance to End Homelessness recently released a report, which found that on any given night in January 2014, 578,424 people experienced homelessness. This, the report explains, means people who were sleeping outside, in an emergency shelter or in a transitional housing program.

The State of Homelessness in America 2015” also revealed that unaccompanied youth and children accounted for 7.8 percent—or 45,205 youth—of the total number of homeless Americans last year.

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Issues Day Panel Speaker: Chris Poulos’s Journey to Success

Chris Poulos has a pretty impressive resume: He’s currently a fellow at The Sentencing Project, chairs a subcommittee for the Mayor of Portland, Maine and will graduate with a law degree in 2016. Although Chris has many great accomplishments, he still faces one problem: He cannot rent an apartment in Washington D.C. because Chris was [...]

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