homeless

PG Plaza Day Center celebrates one year of community service

October 20, 2017

BY HEATHER WRIGHT — During the summer of 2015, Rev. Nathan Hill watched as police escorted a homeless man out of a library for taking off his socks. The reverend’s University Christian Church had been hosting Warm Nights and Safe Haven programs for the homeless, but Hill wondered where [read more]

Bringing playtime to needy children

April 15, 2014

BY SCARLETT SALEM AND SUSIE CURRIE — The tragic story of 8-year-old Relisha Rudd has spotlighted the dismal conditions of the Washington, D.C., homeless shelter where the girl spent the last 18 months of her life. Rudd, who at press time had been missing for over a month, is one of hundreds of [read more]