Hot on IdealistNews: Addiction; Overcoming Homelessness; Blood Diamonds; OpenStreetMaps

Posted by Douglas Coulter, who produces our podcasts.

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Comments (1)


  1. VR writes:
    February 17, 2014 at 5:57 pm

    Hi there,
    Does anyone that have experience volunteering with non-profits that help the homeless in NYC? I wanted to volunteer up to 6 hours per week (soup kitchens, health, education, vocational training, development), but my calendar is a little ad-hoc/not fixed.

    I’ve heard from some about ‘Coalition for the homeless’, but would prefer something closer downtown Manhattan.
    Any suggestions, please let me know.
    V
    212-495-9911


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