In this poem, Marc Frazier reminds us how the holidays often invite complicated thoughts about family.
He loved to party when he was younger. As he grew older and had a family, getting down to his last dollar almost broke him.
Homeless was the last place this man expected to learn the habits that changed his life.
Homeless and living in his car was his breaking point. It took 25 jobs, but he finally found what he was desperately searching for.
Exploring the intersection between poverty, the environment, and climate change.
It is better to bend than to break, the old Japanese proverb goes.
Teaching our children to be humble by role modeling selfless service.
Brian Whitney is a recovering addict who loves to write. He shovels snow to pay the bills.
Fifty years on from the Great Society program, what has been achieved – and what hasn’t – in government efforts to reduce poverty.
Here is a step-by-step guide to responding responsibly and compassionately to those who are panhandling.
What happens when a homeless man receives a bonanza of $100? Josh Paler Lin followed Thomas to find out.