The United Way of the National Capital Area will spend 24 hours raising money in support of needy populations with Do More 24.
Tags: Food Insecurity, homeless, Leah Paley, Rosie Allen-Herring, The United Way of the National Capital Area
Homeless woman who lived under Washington, DC bridge dies after 20-years of living on the streets. Dozens who never knew her name attended a vigil Saturday to remember “The Bridge Lady.”
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“My problem is the city is really not doing enough to address the homeless problem. There needs to be more adequate housing for low income people. They are treating the homeless like they are not human. The mayor is doing all this fabulous building of these big high-rises and people can’t afford these places,” said Aiyetoro, a volunteer with the Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless.
Tags: dc homeless crisis, dozens of DC's homeless moved out, homeless, street people, tent city
Many DC Homeless Avoid Shelters Amid Cold. Senate President Gives Update On Cancer Battle. Detroit Police Are Investigating Officer For Racist Snapchat Video.
Tags: cancer, cold weather, Detroit Police, homeless, Maryland Senate President Mike Miller, Racisim