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Boston Brings Several Agencies Together To Help Find Housing For Homeless Veterans

November 10, 2015 | WBUR

As the city of Boston tries to end homelessness, it’s paying particular attention to homeless veterans. Pine Street Inn teamed up with the city on that effort Wednesday November 4, inviting homeless veterans to a sort of one-stop-shopping event to help them find somewhere to live.
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Pine Street Inn: Ending Homelessness by Fostering Independence

September 11, 2015 | Mass Realty

Moving people from homelessness to housing and finding employment are the goals of Pine Street Inn. Founded in 1969, this South-End-based organization works to end homelessness by fostering independence in those it serves.
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Clearing a path to a new life at judge’s Homeless Court

August 15, 2015 | The Boston Globe

Normally, Judge Kathleen Coffey presides over a spacious courtroom in West Roxbury. But on the third Thursday of each month, Coffey dons her black robe and heads into a small conference room at the Pine Street Inn in the South End.
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Once homeless, Boston job training graduates celebrate success

June 4, 2015 | The Boston Globe

In March 2013, Boston native Ronald Taylor left his foreclosed condominium with a backpack and nowhere to go. The 60-year-old college-educated accountant from American University was homeless, but if you ask him, he never lost his sense of direction.
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Pine Street Inn’s Micro-Units Life-Changing For Homeless

May 21, 2015 | WBZ NewsRadio 1030

Most people know the Pine Street Inn as an emergency homeless shelter in Boston. But it’s much more than their three locations in the city.The agency has 36 housing sites across the area.
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In the South End, an awkward marriage

May 11, 2015 | Boston Globe

As a final, undeveloped piece of the South End finally changes, the Pine Street Inn is going to great lengths to be a good neighbor to the many new residents moving into the neighborhood.
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Ninety Nine raises $131K to support Pine Street Inn

April 1, 2015 | The MetroWest Daily News

The Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub this week announced that more than $131,000 was raised during the annual “Have a Heart” fundraiser benefiting New England’s largest provider of shelter and housing for the homeless, the Pine Street Inn.
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Pine Street Inn Transitions To Permanent Housing

March 9, 2015 | WBUR

From homeless to a home. Read Mark Mack's story of getting stable housing.
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Lawyers raise $1M for Pine Street Inn house

February 27, 2015 | Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly

Members of the Massachusetts legal community have raised $1 million to help put a roof over the heads of dozens of homeless individuals.
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Need for Homeless Shelter Grows in Boston

February 26, 2015 | NECN

From its beacon alongside the expressway in the city's South End, Pine Street will fill all 450 of these beds for men, plus 110 more for women again Wednesday night. The overflow in this bitter cold, topping one hundred, will be in cots in the lobby.
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