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Being homeless inspires 10 year old to make clothes for homeless
Stephanie Elliot said she was completely taken by surprise when her son, Xavier Elliot, told her that he wanted to make clothes for homeless children, after learning what it was like to be homeless himself. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 7:52pm
Overnight visitors allowed in Brunswick Co. churches
Who can help the homeless? That was on the agenda for Brunswick County Commissioners Monday after it became a debate between churches and the fire chief in the county. At issue, can the homeless sleep overnight in an offering church when the weather gets bad? Tue, 03/17/2015 - 2:27am
Scarves in the Port City continues warming hearts
Volunteers hit the streets of Downtown Wilmington with scarves and hats for those in the community weathering the chilly temps with no place to go. Fri, 02/13/2015 - 6:08pm
8-year-old girl working to make big difference for homeless
An 8-year-old girl has taken her school assigned community service and gone above and beyond. She is taking it upon herself to help out the homeless in the Port City. Sun, 09/28/2014 - 11:13pm
EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Ashley High School basketball team lends a hand
Ashley High School basketball players who volunteer to help the less fortunate. Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:04pm
Texas based non-profit looks to help local veterans
A Texas based non-profit agency aimed at preventing homelessness among veterans expanded to North Carolina this year. Family Endeavors opened offices in Charlotte, Fayetteville, and Jacksonville. Combined, the three offices work with more than 40 counties across the state. Fri, 12/27/2013 - 11:00pm
Home Depot helps fix up facility for homeless vets
Studies show that military veterans are twice as likely to become homeless than the average american. The Good Shepherd Center in Wilmington does its part to try to fight the problem, but it needs the community's help. Today it got that help in a big way. Wed, 10/16/2013 - 8:57pm
Police say Wilmington too inviting for homeless
Police say the homeless population continues to grow in the Port City, and it did not happen overnight. Over the past few days Wilmington has seen several incidents involving men and women who call the streets home. Wed, 09/11/2013 - 8:38pm
UPDATE: Raliegh City Council discusses rules on feeding homeless
Raleigh's city council is scheduled to start what's being termed as a "community discussion" on a weekend crackdown on groups offering free food to homeless people in a downtown park. Wed, 08/28/2013 - 12:19pm
Raleigh cops stop charities from feeding homeless
Raleigh police have stopped charities from feeding the homeless at a public square. Mon, 08/26/2013 - 12:46pm