Author Archives: NCH Intern

I Chose to Be Homeless: Reflections on the Homeless Challenge

From October 10-12, I participated in the National Coalition for the Homeless’ Homeless Challenge. I spent 48 hours living on the streets disguised as an unhoused person—sleeping outside, panhandling, and walking blocks and blocks to access food, a bathroom, transportation, … Continue reading

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NCH Earns Glowing Congressional Recognitions on its 30th Anniversary

U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) and U.S. Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) recently presented congressional recognitions congratulating the National Coalition for the Homeless on its 30th Anniversary, commending NCH for its accomplishments in the struggle to end homelessness. NCH began … Continue reading

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Why Membership Matters to Jake

Jake Walters believes that Membership Matters, especially to young people. Read how youth can make a difference in ending hate crimes against the homeless by becoming a member at NCH: The Coalition’s You Don’t Need a Home to Vote campaign … Continue reading

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Why Membership Matters to Katherine:

NCH aims to create a national network of dedicated homeless advocates; read how intern Katherine is working to expand that network and why your Membership Matters to her work: I am an Advocacy Fellow from the Bonner Foundation at the … Continue reading

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Why Membership Matters to Allison:

Read why Membership Matters to law student, Alison Dinmore, and how she is working to support the National Coalition for the Homeless: “Membership with the National Coalition for the Homeless (NCH) not only exposes members to issues affecting the homeless, … Continue reading

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