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A teacher’s job can be very challenging at times. It's hard enough getting through to a single child, so just imagine how…
“Ending Homelessness One Family at a Time” That’s the motto and overall mission for Traditional Housing BARN, Inc. BARN, a non-profit, has been dedicated…
While there are plaguing issues domestically, there is a whole world abroad that is need of special attention as well. Sarah Horrigan…
Platte County, Missouri is a community stricken with homelessness. With the average age of homelessness in the state being 7 years old,…
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