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Last year our oldest campers (Bogrim) visited the Broad Street Ministry in Philadelphia as part of their program with the Jewish Teen Funders Network.

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from The Huffington Post

Art Therapy Programs Move Homeless From The Streets To Creative Studio

Art Therapy Gives Homeless, At-Risk Youth Creative Outlet, Inspiration To Push Forward : Creative programs, like the one at Broad Street Ministry that helped Jones, often play a key role in healing and empowering those who have nowhere else to go.

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Wrapped by His Love is a volunteer initiative to knit hats and scarves for the homeless and underserved in Philadelphia. More than 2,000 hats and scarves have been provided to the homeless at Broad Street Ministry and other local programs since 2009. If you would like to knit or crochet a hat or scarf for a homeless person in Philadelphia, visit Wrapped by His Love to find out how you can help. Patterns for knitting and crocheting warm hats and scarves for the homeless are provided at…

We're teaming up with our friends at @broadstreetmin this holiday season to help you get the entertainment you need while also helping those who are in need! We're donating a portion of our proceeds this month to support Broad Street Ministry's many community outreach programs! Sign up for a showcase at the link in our bio and help contribute to something great this holiday season! #charity #dogood #begood

Frankfurt, Germany~ Jehovah's Witnesses are doing a community work in 236 lands and islands and many hundreds of languages. The rolling trolleys bring timely reading material to the masses, and are proving successful in reaching busy workers. Literature is free and is Bible based, giving people a solid hope for the future.

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How US welfare compares around the globe

Meals are served at the Broad Street Ministry, (BSM) which serves thousands of…

"Wrapped by His Love” collects knitted or crocheted hat and scarf sets to give out to adults in need. They are distributed at the Broad Street Ministry in Philadelphia, last year 400 sets were given out on Sunday nights throughout the winter.

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from The Huffington Post

Arresting Portraits Give Voices To Homeless People In America's Poorest Big City

More than a quarter of Philadelphians are in desperate need of some brotherly love. With

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from The Huffington Post

Arresting Portraits Give Voices To Homeless People In America's Poorest Big City

2014 saw increase in laws targeting homeless, but grassroots efforts aimed to help get people off the streets

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