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Hygiene for the Homeless in the Summer Months

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The weather is heating up and we’re all excited to get out of the house again. But not everyone is looking forward to the warmer summer months. People experiencing homelessness face hygienic issues in the summertime that many of us do not think of in our daily lives. Some of the obstacles that the homeless…

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How to Help Your Neighbor

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Characterized by a profound spiritual motivation, Hearts for the Homeless has always been passionate about caring for the community. In our decades of operation, we have seen neighbors care for one another with great compassion to provide love, consistency, dependability, friendship, fellowship and most importantly hope. Hope that there is still good in the world.…

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Guide For Spring Cleaning

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Now that the coldest winter months are behind us, we can begin to look forward to the warmth and sunshine that spring brings. In March, daylight savings time began and the Spring Equinox took place on March 19th, signifying the start of a new, warmer season. This means that it is time to prepare for…

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Creating Balanced Meals on a Budget

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While a home-cooked meal is nice, it can be time-consuming to make a meal, eat it, and then have to clean up after yourself and your family. Sometimes you may even find yourself ordering out and spending the extra money to save some time. Meals do not have to be time-consuming or expensive, that is…

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Making A Habit of Generosity

For many parents, helping their children understand the value of generosity is high on their list of priorities. Teaching kids why and how to help people is important, and Christmas can be a great time of year to help them learn. Here are some ideas that parents can use when teaching their children the importance…

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Giving Thanks This Holiday Season

As we come upon the end of the year, we would like to step back and take a moment to discuss how grateful we are for the overwhelming amount of support we’ve received from our community over the last year. With your help, we have been able to feed and care for the needs of…

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5 Fun Fall Activities in Western New York

It almost feels like yesterday that the kids were getting out of school and summer was starting. Now, school is back in session, the temperature is dropping, and the leaves are beginning to change color once again. With time flying as it does, we should all take advantage of the crisp weather and unique opportunities…

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Back to School Shopping and Donations

It’s about time for kids to start school, which means it’s back-to-school shopping season. This can be an anxiety-inducing time for parents with having to navigate the crowds and trying to keep a balanced budget. Skip the anxiety and shop smart with these 5 helpful tips. Make a list and check it twice You can…

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