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Homeless Girl Scouts aim to sell 6,000 boxes of cookies in New York City

Long gone are the days of Girl Scouts having to go door-to-door to sell their legendary cookies. Troop 6000, a troop exclusively for homeless Girl Scouts in New York City, recently set up shop in the city's Union Square. They're aiming to sell a
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People are leaving out hats and gloves to help the homeless stay warm

People have been leaving hats, gloves, and scarves out for the homeless to help them stay warm during the current snap of cold weather sweeping Britain. The annual campaign involves people leaving items of clothing tied to posts and railings with a
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Former homeless man hands out roses for Valentine's Day, because it makes people happy

Valentine's Day might suck for single people, but for some, it's an opportunity to share a little bit of love. Like for a formerly homeless man named Cameron, who pledged to hand out roses to people at Nobby Beach, on the Gold Coast in Australia.
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Amazon offers company building as free shelter for Seattles homeless

From: Mashable By Olivia Niland Recommended by: Mashable Amazon to house about 200 homeless people in one of its unused buildings in Seattle. In this photo, a homeless man wakes up in a nest of sleeping bags beneath a viaduct as
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All I Want for My Birthday Is to End Homelessness

From: Via: RT @jeffpulver: RT @InvisiblePeople Today is my birthday. Please donate $10 to help fight homelessness https://t
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Why L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Relies On Jazz And Ruzzle To Get Through His Day

Since taking office in 2013, Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti has tackled tough issues such as water conservation, raising the minimum wage, and homelessness. His next order of business? "Being a builder," says the onetime international affairs
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3 ways to help you find meaning in a job that you hate

If you read one more article on happiness in the workplace, you're going to lose it.For you, it's different. You need to continue in your current job because your spouse is still in school, you're building the skills you need to move to the next
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Random Acts of Kindness? There Should be an App for That

From: Via: Random acts of kindness: we should have an app for that, says @LinkedIn CEO @jeffweiner : 08, 2014Recently, a friend of
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Silicon Valley Is Living Inside A Bubble Of Tone-Deaf Arrogance

From: Via: Is Silicon Valley living inside a bubble of tone-deaf arrogance? AngelHack CEO Greg Gopman apologized last week