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Resources from National Coalition for the Homeless and National Student Campaign Against Hunger & Homelessness
- What? Why? When? How?
- Find events in your area or register your event
- Read the manual for ideas for your own event
- Download Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week images
Read "The Story of Hungry" - a look at hunger through the eyes of a child.
Resources fro YSA
The YSA blog is filled with stories about our partners and grantees who are fighting hunger and homelessness, including:
We're also proud to announce that a new resource, A Teacher's Guide to Engaging the Next Generation of Anti-Hunger Advocates, will soon be published by YSA and Sodexo Foundation. The resource demonstrates how teachers are successfully using the Semester of Service model to engage their students in learning about - and taking action against - childhood hunger in their communities, while also meeting academic standards. Sign up now to receive an advanced copy of the guide.
Effective Practices from CNCS
Shelter: Where Harvard Meets the Homeless, to be released in September by Continuum Books, examines the history and the workings of the shelter, and the lives of the homeless who stay there and the students who run it. According to Scott Seider, the author of the book and a professor of education at Boston University, it’s the only completely student-run homeless shelter in the country.