Homeless advocate collecting propane tanks to prevent people from freezing to death
January 26, 2017
WASHINGTON DC -- For Jay Harriott seeing his project to feed the homeless grow from a one person operation to an organization that fed more than 500 people over just one holiday this past year isn't enough.
The 25th Project Keeps the Christmas Spirit Alive the Other 11 Months of the Year
December 21, 2016
America is an incredibly generous nation, and at no time is that more evident than during the Christmas season. Starting with Thanksgiving, traditional and new media are flooded for weeks with heartwarming stories of Americans helping and serving the less fortunate in their communities.
But what happens when the holidays are over and regular life resumes?
Volunteers prep, deliver more than 500 meals to local homeless camps
November 24, 2016
BURKE, Va. -- A group in Prince William County is making a Thanksgiving tradition out of giving back to families all over the DMV. This project started as one person’s small vision, and is now a major operation that is reaching hundreds of families that are in need.
WASHINGTON — It started in 2002, when a local man ended up sharing Thanksgiving with about seven homeless men in D.C. Now, that one man, with the help of volunteers, is sharing a Thanksgiving Day meal with hundreds of the homeless.