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FOF #2811 – Out in the Cold

This holiday season, thousands of LGBTQ youth are out in the cold. To combat this problem, the Chicago charity, Care for Friends, is inviting folks to spend a night in tents out in the cold in the middle of February to raise money to support homeless LGBTQ youth.

Today JD Miller- chairperson of the Care for Friends joins us to talk about the complex nature of what it takes to motivate people to give not just during the holiday season, but to give all year long.

FOF #1675 – How to Survive As A Homeless Person In Hollywood

The very funny Meredith Kachel, who knows how to use her street smarts to turn a trick or two to survive in a post-apocalyptic world joins us to talk about how to make it when you are down and out.

Posted in: Podcast 8 years ago 0

VIDEO: Boystown Youth Speak Out Against Being Scapegoated

Boystown youth speak out against violence in Lakeview and being scapegoated for the recent increase in reported crimes. They express the need for more safe spaces for youth in the neighborhood and the impact programs […]

Posted in: Videos 9 years ago 0