"I'm tired of being a bull's-eye." JOIN US MONDAY to stop NYPD PROFILING.

"The NYPD has been on a warpath," said one PTH member. "And we're the main targets. I'm tired of being a bulls-eye.”

JUNE UPDATE on NYC Community Land Trust Work

In April, over 80 concerned New Yorkers came together for our New York City Community Land Trust Summit<

Seeking Homeless Filmmakers: JOIN OUR VIDEO CREW!

Calling all homeless and formerly-homeless people!

Wanna conquer YouTube?

Or be the next Spike Lee?

Or just tell the world what kinda BS homeless people have to deal with, and what we're doing about it?

Then join our brand new video crew!

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Part-Time Development Coordinator

Job Announcement

Part-Time Development Coordinator

Picture the Homeless seeks an experienced, part time developmentcoordinator that will hopefully become full-time when resources permit.  Picture the Homeless values diversity and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and encourages people of color/ women/people with lived experience of homelessness to apply.

Duties include:

Foundation grants:

Making Community Land Trusts Happen, Here in New York City

On Friday, April 19th, Picture the Homeless co-convened a citywide Community Land Trust Summit, in partnership with tons of great folks like NEDAP, Hunter College, City College, Manhattan Community Board 11, and more.

Another Response to the Latest New York Post Nonsense about Homeless "Moochers"

COURSE IN RHETORIC

by William S. Burnett

Member, Board of Directors

Picture the Homeless

 

Shelters Not So Sweet: A Letter to the Editor of the New York Post

For the last two weeks, the New York Post has been running a bunch of really inflammatory articles about how shifty homeless people are coming to this city for supposedly luxurious free shelter accommodations. Obviously, this is totally ridiculous - anyone who has ever stepped foot inside a shelter knows they're awful. But the Post doesn't care about the truth; they just want to scare & stir up conservative readers who already think homeless people are a public menace.

Why are YOU participating in the Housing Action in the Subways on March 13th?

Eight members of Picture the Homeless talk about why they're going to come to the 3/13/13 housing & homelessness protest... And why you should, too!

PRAYER VIGIL AND PROTEST: MARCH 13th in HARLEM

En El Barrio, over 8,000 people are waiting for public housing.

But vacant buildings and lots could house over 7,000 people.

ARE YOU PAYING TOO MUCH MONEY FOR RENT?

ARE YOU TRAPPED IN A SHELTER WITH NO WAY OUT?

IS YOUR APARTMENT OVERCROWDED?

ARE YOU LIVING ON THE STREET OR WITH FRIENDS OR FAMILY?

PTH IS HIRING: Housing Campaign Organizer

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT:       Housing Campaign Organizer
Term:                                      Full-time with at least a 1-year commitment
Salary:                                    Commensurate with experience
Application deadline:          Open until filled

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