I Will Never Look At Homeless People The Same After Seeing These Photos

Rethink Homelessness is a group of people hoping to open the eyes of the world and they way people view homelessness.

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They found a variety of homeless people 

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All across the nation and gave them a simple instruction 

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to write down a fact about themselves that nobody knows.

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On their website they state “Many people are surprised to learn that 80% of our community’s homeless are families and children.”

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“Most of the families impacted were getting by just fine until one event led to their homelessness – perhaps a job loss or health situation.”

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Their goal is simple, to help the world rethink homelessness. 

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They wanted to show a different side to the people you see on the side of the road with a cardboard sign. 

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They wanted to prove that these people have a story to tell and they are regular people like you and me. 

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So they started a campaign to help put a stop to homelessness. 

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Since the recession, the face of homelessness is changing from infants to elderly,

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to disabled to veterans, the face of homelessness is evolving. 

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Source:
rethinkhomelessness.org


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