We Don’t Fight Poverty Anymore

homeless child

Forget safety nets; if parents can’t buy their way out of economic harm, their kids lose – a lot.

To My Strangels, A Thank-you and an Apology

young girl on the bus

She grew up on the streets, dependent on the kindness of strangers that she called “strangels.” Now it’s her turn to give.

Home Is Where The Heart Is: The Rise of Child Homelessness in America

Home Is Where The Heart Is

Where is the home for the hearts of our nearly 1.5 million homeless young people?

A War Orphan Becomes a Warrior for Peace


To become a voice for the voiceless, a war orphan accepts the new challenge of getting through college.

Where Men are Needed and Fathers are Few

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Almost half of children in the United States don’t know what a father even is, Jose Aviles is looking to change that from the inside out.

The Violence of Homelessness: A Young Male Survivor’s Story [Trigger warning]


W.R.R. escaped his father’s child sex ring only to endure the horrors of homelessness: illness, starvation, and yet more sexual violence. How does this survivor find meaning in his life today?

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VIDEO: A California Man Donates His Home to a Family For a Year


Tony Tolbert learned about giving from his father, and he is putting those lessons to good use.

My God Lives on the Street

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Adam Bucko knows where God lives.

Helping Families Find a Permanent Home

The only thing missing... was the motel. Outside of Yucca, AZ.

One man is on a mission to get children out of the motels of Anaheim, California, and into real homes.

#48: A Mother’s Answered Prayer

abandoned van

A Mother’s Day Tom Brechlin won’t forget. #48 in a series: 100 Acts of Male Goodness.

Why Are Men More Likely To Be Homeless?


67.5% of the single homeless population is male