Winds of Change Blog

Zoning Out the Homeless People
April 1st, 2017
Approximately 1% of the United States population is homeless. Do you see them? F

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Letter to a Homeless Veteran
March 1st, 2017
Dear Veteran, I’m saddened that veterans are homeless in the richest nati

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Who Are Your Neighbors?
February 6th, 2017
At a fundamental level, as human beings, we are all the same; each one of us asp

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Mindfulness Matters
January 12th, 2017
The New Year is a perfect time to come to the quiet, examine your inner self and

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Invisible Young Adults: No Place To Call Home
December 11th, 2016
Let's talk about young adults, 18-25, in our community with no place to call hom

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Celebrate Giving Tuesday With Your Neighbors
November 19th, 2016
Giving Tuesday, launched by New York's United Nations Foundations in 2011, expan

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From Fighting a War to Emptying a Dishwasher
November 2nd, 2016
To honor Veterans on this Veterans Day, I wanted to discuss the difficult yet br

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Busting the Myths of Homelessness
October 1st, 2016
If you don't think there are any homeless people in your community take a closer

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August 22nd, 2016
Northwest Compass in Mt. Prospect, a long-standing organization in the Chicagola

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Volunteer Spotlight–Devi S. After completing an internship at NWC last year, Devi has continued working with us as a volunteer. She helps update data in the NWC back office, and also helps out transcribing recipes on the Cookbook committee. She is a student at Harper and enjoys reading, cooking and recently took up tae kwon do. Thank you Devi, we couldn't continue helping our neighbors in need turn crisis into opportunity without volunteers like you! ... See MoreSee Less

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