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Pine Street helps homeless register to vote

October 11, 2018 | The Boston Globe

“You can all vote,” Lyndia Downie, president of Pine Street Inn, told the gathering at the women’s shelter. “Sometimes I hear from some of our guests, ‘Gee. I can’t vote because I’m homeless.’ Not true.”
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Boston Makes Big Strides, But Won't Meet Goal Of Ending Chronic Homelessness In 2018

October 10, 2018 | WBUR

"In a very quick sense, in triage, we need to help them see that they deserve better. A shelter is not a home and community," says Dayna Gladstein, vice president of emergency services at Pine Street Inn. She says 18 percent of people who go through triage end up finding another place to stay right away.
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Finding their place out of the Inn

June 15, 2018 | The Boston Globe

Sixty graduates attended Thursday’s ceremony and will use what they learned in housekeeping and food service classes to bring themselves back into the workforce.
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Gallery: Pine Street Inn training program graduation

June 15, 2018 | The Boston Herald

Graduates hold their diplomas during the ceremony for those who have completed the Pine Street Inn training programs on Thursday, June 14, 2018.
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Mayor Walsh unveils $10 million effort to end chronic homelessness in Boston

January 1, 2018 | The Boston Globe

Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced the establishment of the Boston’s Way Home Fund, in partnership with Pine Street Inn and Bank of America. The fund will raise $10 million, which will be used to create 200 new units of housing for chronically homeless men and women.
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Women, reunited at homeless shelter, find comfort in shared struggle

December 25, 2017 | The Boston Globe

Barbara and Jeanne both worked all their lives, and had known one another over the years. Then each suffered major health issues that caused them to lose their jobs, then their homes and come to Pine Street.
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To Reunite Homeless With Loved Ones, New Tech Delivers Recorded Messages

December 6, 2017 | WBUR

Seven years ago, John Alex Codio lost the phone number of one of his best friends. He was going to visit her in Miami, but his plans fell through. All these years later, he still regrets that he never got to explain himself.
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Volunteers serve Thanksgiving dinner at Pine Street Inn

November 23, 2017 | Boston Herald

View a slideshow of photos from the day.
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Officials, volunteers give out Thanksgiving meals at Boston’s largest homeless shelter

November 23, 2017 | WHDH

Dozens of people are giving back to their community by making sure those in need get a hot meal for Thanksgiving at Boston’s largest homeless shelter.
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A Labor Of Love: Making 2,500 Thanksgiving Meals At The Pine Street Inn

November 22, 2017 | WBUR

A lot of thought and effort goes into preparing a Thanksgiving meal for your closest family and friends. It's another level entirely when you're preparing Thanksgiving for 2,500 people.
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