What’s your recycling goal for this week? Nampak Bevcan recycles cans in South Africa....and regularly advertises the work it's doing through the Collect-a-Can initiative through Supermarket & Retailer (Check out the inside back cover of our October issue: http://www.supermarket.co.za/flipbooks/Supermarket_Retailer/October%202012/index.html)
Why are so many people homeless? Check out our 10 Causes of Homelessness infographic to learn some of the most common triggers. As National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week continues, please repin this infographic to continue spreading the word. Thank you!
One of the major challenges facing veterans is homelessness. Of the 636,017 homeless people in the United States, 67,495 are veterans. Veterans are twice as likely to become chronically homeless as other Americans. This is due, in part, to veterans’ heightened risk of unemployment, foreclosure and poverty.
What is the definition of homelessness? Different definitions of homelessness are used in different contexts. Generally, homelessness is defined as a person who "lacks a fixed, regular, and adequate night-time residence.