Tag Archives: volunteers

  1. The Secret of Outstanding Volunteers: How to Really Help Out at a Homeless Shelter

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    July 18, 2016 by poverty2professional

    One thing sets some volunteers at homeless shelters apart from others.

  2. School on Wheels, Inc.


    May 1, 2016 by poverty2professional

    The life-blood of any nonprofit worth its salt is its community of volunteers. Volunteers are the folks who embody the …
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  3. Better Stay Healthy: Dental Care and Homelessness

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    April 5, 2016 by poverty2professional

    Without insurance, dental care was another expense. And without any toothaches, it seemed like a waste of money.

  4. Shelter Rules

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    February 22, 2016 by poverty2professional

    “This is like being in prison, but you haven’t done anything wrong.”

  5. A Wolf and No Door

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    January 12, 2016 by poverty2professional

    How far away from homelessness are you? If you lost your job tomorrow, do you have enough months’ worth of rent in the bank to hustle a new job?

  6. Home for the Holidays


    December 22, 2015 by poverty2professional

    I double-clutched posting this so close to Christmas given the general weightiness of the blog. Then one of my friends observed, “It’s not like you stopped being homeless for Christmas.”