homeless veterans http://whqr.org en Under the Surface of Homelessness http://whqr.org/post/under-surface-homelessness <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Fresh Voices on Air commentator Elaine King explains why homelessness is such a complex issue. &nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Elaine King is a senior at </span>Hoggard<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> High School where she is a member of the National Honors Society, President of Beta Club, and Activities Coordinator for EC Buddies. Her favorite non-profit organization to volunteer with is the "Tuesday Night Feeding Ministry". She will be attending </span>UNC<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Chapel Hill in the fall.</span></p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Elaine King 55995 at http://whqr.org Under the Surface of Homelessness Wilmington Housing Authority Secures Funding for Homeless Veterans http://whqr.org/post/wilmington-housing-authority-secures-funding-homeless-veterans <p>Some of Wilmington’s homeless veterans are about to get some good news. Yesterday, the <a href="http://www.wha.net/">Wilmington Housing Authority</a> was awarded a $94,000 grant from the <a href="http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD">United States Department of Housing and Urban Development</a>--or HUD--which translates to fifteen housing vouchers for area veterans. Wilmington was one of only three cities in the state to receive this allocation.</p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 20:14:20 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 41898 at http://whqr.org Wilmington Housing Authority Secures Funding for Homeless Veterans