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In Fond Memory of Jesse Smith Jr.

The Homeless and DC community has lost a strong advocate and good friend in Jesse Smith, who passed away quietly in his sleep last week. All of us at the National Coalition for the Homeless send our sincere condolences to … Continue reading

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One of the many Faces of Homelessness

Ever wondered what its like to experience one of NCH’s Faces Of Homelessness presentations?  Here a long-time supporter describes seeing NCH Board Member Donald Whitehead give a presentation recently in Florida: They say that clothes make the man. In yesterday’s … Continue reading

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How AmeriCorps is making an impact

This year’s National AmeriCorps Week, March 10 – 18, is an opportunity for AmeriCorps members, alums, grantees, program partners and friends to demonstrate impact on critical issues, bring more Americans into service, and thank the community partners who make AmeriCorps possible. … Continue reading

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NCH Spring Interns and why they’re excited to be here

NCH has the honor of working with so many talented interns each semester, read below examples of why they volunteer their time: Sundal Ali, George Washington University ‘15 As a child, homelessness was not apparent to me. I grew up … Continue reading

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Students Hold Second Annual Tent City

Earlier this week, at George Washington University in Washington, D the student chapter of Amnesty International hosted a sleep out to help students better understand the issues of poverty and homelessness.  NCH speaker Steve Thomas attended and gave the students … Continue reading

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