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The Contributor creates economic opportunity with dignity by investing in the lives of people experiencing homelessness and poverty

                                                      

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A Look Back:  The Rebirth of ‘The Contributor’ One Year Later  From Those in the Know

A Look Back: The Rebirth of ‘The Contributor’ One Year Later From Those in the Know

By: Norma B.

About a year ago, The Contributor magazine was out of money. The Board of Directors disbanded, the d ...

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Artist Omari Booker’s ‘Red Line’ addresses housing discrimination and displacement

Artist Omari Booker’s ‘Red Line’ addresses housing discrimination and displacement

By: Erica Ciccarone

Ever since the 2016 presidential election, we often hear everyone from news anchors to pundits to ou ...

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Board So White

Board So White

By: Hannah Herner

Organizations that serve people experiencing homelessness are a lot whiter than the populations they ...

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Vendor Hobbies

Vendor Hobbies

By: Hannah Herner

  Gardening: Keith D. Keith D. had saved some bread to give to “the kids.” That’s how he greets the ...

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I Got the Call

I Got the Call

By: Vicky B.

It was the last campground of the season — Seven Points, space 25. From that spot, you can see the b ...

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The Queen's Tale

The Queen's Tale

By: Jennifer A.

To look at it, some would say the house was haunted. Joan leisurely padded through the complicated l ...

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A tale from Aroostook County, Maine

A tale from Aroostook County, Maine

By: Jason T.

I was a born a Mainer. Even though I was forced to move away by necessity, I’m still a Mainer by hea ...

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Good Health and Homelessness

Good Health and Homelessness

By: Vicky B.

Imagine being without health insurance. Most people just freak out at the thought, but for many peop ...

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