new orleans mission http://wwno.org en New Newspaper On Sale To Help The Homeless http://wwno.org/post/new-newspaper-sale-help-homeless <p>A new newspaper is being sold on the streets of New Orleans. It highlights the challenges of being homeless, and helps those trying to work their way into homes of their own. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 28740 at http://wwno.org New Orleans Mission to close for summer http://wwno.org/post/new-orleans-mission-close-summer <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The New Orleans Mission, a massive homeless shelter, is closing its doors for the summer.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Officials from the mission say the closure is due to lack of funding. Friday will be its last night open. Officials hope to reopen the facility, which employs nine full-time workers, by Sept 15.</p> Tue, 05 Jun 2012 22:46:08 +0000 The Associated Press 12933 at http://wwno.org