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Paddington Teaches CT Kids To 'Be Homeful'

Paddington Teaches CT Kids To 'Be Homeful'

The Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness is teaming-up with Paddington for the be homeful project, raising funds and awareness to end family homelessness. "Here in Connecticut there are 1300 families who have experienced homelessness in the last year," says Madeline Ravich, Development Consultant for CCEH. "We believe that homelessnes shouldn't begin in the first place, for anyone, especially families.  It's a terrible thing because being homeless normalizes the experience of shelter for chidlren so they're more likely to end up in shelter later in life."  The ultimate goal of the campaign is to raise money for an emergency assistance...

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