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With Homeless Shelters Already Full, Boston And State Collaborate On Winter Plan

January 15, 2016 | WBUR News

As the harsh winter temperatures begin to hit Boston, homeless shelters are becoming inundated with displaced persons trying to escape the cold. To provide extra accommodation, the St. Francis house has offered to provide emergency overnight care on top of their functioning day program.
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Boston Makes Major Progress Toward Ending Veteran Homelessness

January 7, 2016 | WBUR News

The city of Boston says it’s made a huge dent in its mission to end homelessness among veterans, but there’s still work to do.
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The Rise and Fall

January 4, 2016 | Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: Homelessness Resource Center

Boston’s Homeless Court helps people get past legal problems and into housing. Elizabeth Condron of Pine Street Inn and Judge Kathleen Coffey of Boston Municipal Court talk about why the program has worked and how it is growing.
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O’Malley visits Pine Street Inn as homeless men pack shelter

December 28, 2015 | Boston Globe

The temperature outside the Pine Street Inn climbed to shirtsleeve levels Thursday, but the balmy weather did not thin the crush of homeless men inside the shelter’s South End headquarters.
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Boston Inn Serves Thanksgiving Dinner to Those in Need

December 2, 2015 | NECN

Every year since 1969, Boston's Pine Street Inn has been serving up hot meals to the hungry and 2015 was no exception.
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Pine Street Inn spreading hope at Thanksgiving meal

December 2, 2015 | FOX25

Volunteers came together and prepared thousands of meals for those in need to make sure no one went hungry this holiday.
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Thanksgiving Volunteers Pay It Forward In Boston

December 2, 2015 | WBZ TV and Radio

It’s the spirit of the season – giving, be it food, money or time. It’s the time of year people remember to give back.
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Dinner in hostel

December 2, 2015 | Univision Boston

Funcionarios públicos incluyendo al Alcalde de Boston celebraron este día al lado de los mas necesitados.
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Mayor serves up turkey – and messages of hope

December 2, 2015 | Boston Herald

“For me today to be a part of this, it energizes me to make sure that we 
continue to do what’s right for the people that are homeless in this city, and making sure we provide them the same opportunities that many other people have had,” Walsh said.
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Hundreds gather at Goodwill for Thanksgiving dinner

December 2, 2015 | Boston Globe

On Thursday morning, the Pine Street Inn homeless shelter will prepare close to 2,500 holiday dinners, including 1,500 meals for Pine Street’s guests and tenants and another 1,000 for other Boston shelters and groups.
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