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Chicago Scrambles To Protect Its Homeless From Life-Threatening Polar Vortex

Sandi Robinson was sure to layer up before hitting the Chicago streets Monday night. Sweatpants? Check. Tights underneath? Check. Long sleeves, gloves, hat, and boots? All check. Robinson is the co-founder of the community organisation ChiGivesBack, and her priority right now is the 5,600 people who live on the streets…

Couple And Homeless Man Charged With Conspiracy Over $550,000 GoFundMe

On Thursday, the Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office in New Jersey announced formal charges against the three people involved in a viral GoFundMe campaign that raised $550,000 last year to help a homeless man get on his feet. Authorities said that “the entire campaign was predicated on a lie”.