Friday Round-up: this week in the news

  • Maybe you saw this story in the Post earlier this week – we’re thrilled to be moving into a neighborhood with such exciting changes on the way! http://wapo.st/wIyuV6
  • Progress in ensuring those in need can access shelter in New York: http://huff.to/wSLylJ
  • A tragic reminder to be aware of the signs of domestic violence and take them seriously: http://slate.me/zwZezx
  • From PBS – the stories of the increasing number of Americans who need assistance to buy food: http://to.pbs.org/wb94NI

If you haven’t already heard, tickets for the 11th Annual Hope Awards Dinner went on sale this week! We hope you will join us on May 9 for a fun and inspiring evening. For more info or to get your ticket: http://conta.cc/HOPE2012

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