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Boston Mayor Selects Company to Fight Homelessness

​Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh recently selected data analytics company Green River as the vendor to carry out his plan to end chronic homelessness in Boston by 2018 by using data analytics to connect resources with those in need.

Harvard Square

Cambridge Shelters Team Up to Address Homelessness

The Harvard Square Homeless Shelter and the newly opened Y2Y Youth Homeless Shelter introduced a joint volunteer recruiting initiative in an effort to share resources in their combined mission of combating homelessness in Cambridge​

Harvard Square

Cambridge Homeless Prepare for Winter

​Though the fear of winter is ever-present for Cambridge’s homeless population, shelters, including the new student-run initiative Y2Y Harvard Square, aim to mitigate the additional strains felt during winter months with increased resources.