1. Homeless mother and child staying at Raphaels Life House.
    There are more homeless today than at any other time in history. 1.3 million of them are youth.

    Produced by Ed Kashi for the Do1Thing project.

    http://edkashi.com/
    http://do1thing.org

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  2. Nina Berman photographed Jonathan Smith, 20, for Do1Thing.org in and outside the Open Door Shelter in Chicago, Illinois where he has been staying the last few months.

    Smith grew up outside of Buffalo, New York in a household of alcoholism and abuse with several reports filed to the state's child protection services by his school and neighbors. He left home at 16 and has had minimal contact with his family. He described his childhood as one that left him "emotionally and physically scarred."

    Produced by Nina Berman for Do1Thing.org
    http://do1thing.org

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  3. Documentary photographer Marc Asnin describes the effect of coverng the 9/11 attack on New York and how it forced him to reprioritize his values. In an extended and candid interview with Do1Thing co-founder Najlah Feanny Hicks, Asnin says giving back to the community through his photography is now more important for him, both personally and as an example for his his kids.

    Asnin has been working as a documentary photographer for more then thirty years. His work has appeared in countless publications, including The New York Times Magazine, Esquire, TIME, the New Yorker, Mother Jones and LIFE.

    http://www.marcasnin.com


    Produced for the Do1Thing project, http://do1thing.org

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  4. Produced by Ed Kashi for the Do1Thing Project
    http://do1thing.org

    http://edkashi.com/

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  5. Montana Sams, 21, pulled himself off of the streets of Detroit and checked into Covenant House Michigan in search of a more positive path for his future.

    Video by Mandi Wright of the Detroit Free Press for Do1Thing.org.

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Homeless Youth

Najlah Hicks

There are more homeless people today than at any previous time in U.S. history.

Right now, more than 1.3 million of them are children.

They’re out there alone, and they need our help.

We believe that by focusing on highlighting one cause, while asking…


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There are more homeless people today than at any previous time in U.S. history.

Right now, more than 1.3 million of them are children.

They’re out there alone, and they need our help.

We believe that by focusing on highlighting one cause, while asking people to do one thing for that cause—great change can occur.

More than 32 Pulitzer-winning photojournalists and some of the most recognized names in photojournalism have come together to put a “face” on teenage homelessness while asking you to put a “face” on activism and do
“1 thing” to help. http://www.do1thing.org

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