Hawaiian lawmaker wants physicians to prescribe housing to homeless patients
March 1, 2017, 3:32 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Is a bill that treats homelessness as a medical condition flawed? Or is it just what the doctor ordered?
Fourth-graders' project showers local humane society in kindness
February 25, 2017, 3:10 p.m. by Guest Columnist
The success of 2 elementary school volunteer projects earns a shelter a donation from the Petco Foundation.
First Class Meal enlists postal workers to help stamp out food insecurity
February 8, 2017, 2:59 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Disused post offices are transformed into food-sharing hubs in prize-winning design proposal.
IKEA's flat-pack refugee shelter wins coveted design award
February 3, 2017, 1:43 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The Design Museum's recognition of Better Shelter couldn't come at a more appropriate time.
How to find charities to support the things you care about
December 7, 2016, 7:10 a.m. by Joanna Nesbit
Most Americans who donate to charity do it between Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve. If you're inclined to give, here's how to find a worthy recipient.