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At Pine Street, a meal...and food for thought.

November 25, 2016 | Boston Herald

More than 200 volunteers — ranging from regular people to pols — carved turkeys, filled plates and passed out food at the Pine Street Inn yesterday, but the spirit of generosity was also a reminder that the city’s homeless problem is not going away, organizers said.
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On the holiday menu: turkey and compassion

November 25, 2016 | Boston Globe

“It’s our Super Bowl!” said one regular volunteer to another as residents sat down at long tables covered in white tablecloths. Each place setting featured a hand-decorated mat and a note by a volunteer.
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Local Politicians, Volunteers Serve Boston's Homeless On Thanksgiving

November 25, 2016 | WBUR

Eighty-three turkeys, 700 pounds of mashed potatoes and 50 gallons of stuffing provided a Thanksgiving feast for hundreds of homeless people in Boston on Thursday, courtesy of The Pine Street Inn.
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Homeless Shelters Fill Up With First Signs of Cold in Boston

November 22, 2016 | NECN

Homeless shelters around Boston neared capacity Sunday night as temperatures dropped throughout the region. At the Pine Street Inn, the men's shelter had filled almost all of its 500 beds.
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WGBH's Tina Martin visits iCater

November 22, 2016 | WGBH

On this Thanksgiving eve many are grateful for the holidays, but imagine what it’s like to be homeless with no job and no opportunities, especially at this time of year.
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5 for Good: 'Field of Greens' harvested for the homeless

October 28, 2016 | WCVB-TV

Thanks to decades of generosity of Lindentree's owner and the food rescue organization Food for Free, the yield from the field has been donated to those in need. This season it was specifically grown for the Pine Street Inn.
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Homeless Voters Get Ready for Election Day

October 7, 2016 | WGBH News

Hear President Lyndia Downie and a Women’s Inn guest talk about the significance of voting – especially when you’re homeless.
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Trump’s debate performance makes it clear: Be sure to vote

September 28, 2016 | The Boston Globe

Thomas Farragher’s column highlights Pine Street’s voter registration effort.
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New Brookline Affordable Housing

September 19, 2016 | WBZ TV and Radio

Home sweet home is the new reality for 30 people in Brookline, thanks to the efforts of the Pine Street Inn.
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Pine Street Inn opens affordable housing on Beals Street in Brookline

September 19, 2016 | Brookline TAB

Joe Joy has had a few roadblocks in his life. But now things are looking good, he says with a lime seltzer water in his hand while attending the grand opening of the Pine Street Inn’s latest affordable housing project in Brookline.
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