Monday, June 18, 2012

Who's Hungry in America? pt 2-End Hunger and Homelessness/Create ♥Peace And Love♥

Never be bullied into silence.
Never allow yourself to be made a victim.
Accept no one's definition of your life.
Define yourself.

*Harvey Fierstein

It Gets Better Project Chanel Kyle Dean Massey

Trevor Project Mission The Trevor Project Programs


The Trevor Lifeline is the only nationwide, around-the-clock crisis and suicide prevention lifeline for LGBTQ youth.

The Trevor Lifeline is a free and confidential service that offers hope and someone to talk to, 24/7.

The Trevor Project is determined to end suicide among LGBTQ youth by providing life-saving and life-affirming resources including our nationwide, 24/7 crisis intervention lifeline, digital community and advocacy/educational programs that create a safe, supportive and positive.

Each year, tens of thousands of calls are fielded from young people across the country.

Subsidized Housing HUD Department of Housing and Urban Development

HUD's mission is to increase home ownership, support community development and increase access to affordable housing free from discrimination.

To fulfill this mission, HUD will embrace high standards of ethics, management and accountability and forge new partnerships, particularly with faith based and community organizations that leverage resources and improve 's ability to be effective on the community level. Department of Housing & Urban Development

New York City Health & Health Insurance Statistics More than one out of every five (21 percent) NYC residents visiting soup kitchens and food pantries do not have health insurance. (NYC Hunger Safety Net 2007)

Among NYC residents receiving food from soup kitchens and food pantries, 21 percent have been diagnosed with asthma, 20 percent with diabetes and 10 percent with heart disease. (NYC Hunger Safety Net 2007) All conditions related to and worsened by malnutrition. me

More than one out of five (22 percent) of NYC households accessing soup kitchens and food pantries choose between paying for food and paying for medicine/medical care.

Alameda County Community Food Bank

Another great link if you need subsidized housing in New York City, Hartford, Connecticut, and Westchester County, New York.

If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed one!
Mother Teresa

Blessings In A Backpack

Peace and Love