Posts Tagged ‘film screening’

National Hunger & Homeless Awareness Week – COTS Calendar of Events Social media: Wear purple & share your pictures Nov. 16 – Dec. 17 – Wear Purple for COTS #purple4cots Help raise awareness during National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week by wearing PURPLE for COTS. Take a picture, and then post your photos on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook with the hashtag #purple4cots to help raise awareness as we head into…

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We often see homeless individuals linked with the idea of invisible people; men and women (and even children) who are marginalized and stigmatized for not holding to societal expectations and “norms.” For Rachel Fleischer, homeless people were never invisible.  From early childhood, she felt a deep connection to the homeless in her community.  Why were they outside in the cold, hungry and alone, while she had a house and parents to…

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