Category: Poverty

Volunteer Minister Helps Pastor Restore Harmony in His Church
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Volunteer Minister Helps Pastor Restore Harmony in His Church

A Scientology Volunteer Minister in Kenya is infusing hope and kindness in the lives of the people of Western Kenya.

Seattle Scientologists Support Local Food Bank
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Seattle Scientologists Support Local Food Bank

Volunteer Ministers from the Church of Scientology Seattle partner with the Queen Anne Food Bank to serve those in need.

Seattle Volunteer Ministers Brighten Holidays for Those in Need
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Seattle Volunteer Ministers Brighten Holidays for Those in Need

The motto of the Church of Scientology Volunteer Minister Corps, "Something can be done about it," was put into action this month as Seattle volunteers celebrated the holidays at Food Lifeline.

Spreading the Way to Happiness to the People of Honduras
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Spreading the Way to Happiness to the People of Honduras

Retired army veteran Jason Martin recently visited La Ceiba, Honduras, where he distributed copies of The Way to Happiness to those in need.

Public Policy Regulatory Alliance Reports Another Strip Club Unfairly Implicated in Neighborhood Crime; When Do Facts Actually Matter?
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Public Policy Regulatory Alliance Reports Another Strip Club Unfairly Implicated in Neighborhood Crime; When Do Facts Actually Matter?

Studies show definitively that crime-prompted calls for police at convenience stores far outnumber those by topless clubs, despite the common misconception nightclubs generate violent crime.

Human Rights Education Brings Hope to Haiti Children
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Human Rights Education Brings Hope to Haiti Children

Understanding human rights is the first step to gaining these rights for oneself and others.

Homelessness a State of Emergency in "YHomeless?" Documentary Film
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Homelessness a State of Emergency in "YHomeless?" Documentary Film

​Last year, homelessness was declared a state of emergency in nine U.S. jurisdictions. This upward trend in "the new homeless" in post-Recession America is the focus of "YHomeless", a feature length documentary directed by Glen Dunzweiler, released by Cinema Libre Studio on DVD and Video on Demand this month.

15 Months Later, Nepal Still in Urgent Need of Help
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15 Months Later, Nepal Still in Urgent Need of Help

Scientology Volunteer Ministers continue their work in Nepal, helping the country recover from the 2015 earthquakes.

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​New National Report Shows Mobile Devices Can Be Path to Success for Disadvantaged Young Black and Latino Males

"Heard, Not Judged" is a national report about young men of color and their need for information and services to better their lives. It's part of President Obama's My Brother's Keeper Initiative.

Providing Help in Burundi Displacement Camps
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Providing Help in Burundi Displacement Camps

Burundi physician establishes 50-member Scientology Volunteer Ministers Group to bring real help to the people of his country.

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Healing Transitions Names Chris Budnick as Executive Director

The Board is confident that Budnick will successfully lead the nonprofit's current program in Wake County and its expansion in the state.

Choose to Value People (And Yourself) by Their Future Not Their Past.
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Choose to Value People (And Yourself) by Their Future Not Their Past.

In his recent TedX talk, Joe DeLoss provides a great goal of choosing to value people by their future rather than their past. By focusing on the future, we can help break the cycles of poverty and incarceration. The hard part in this vision is that it is disruptive to both human resources/hiring and the indiviuals themselves

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Cleveland Limousine Company Seeks Helpers for Preparing Gift Pack Giveaways to Downtown Homeless

Homeless Help Kits to provide healthy snacks and personal care essentials for those in need.