Homelessness makes us uncomfortable - it challenges our assumptions about global inequality, as well as the viability of our own welfare states and governance, when we see large numbers of our fellow citizens living in conditions akin to refugee camps abroad.
Anna McNuff, 34, has challenged herself with running 100 marathons around Britain barefoot. She started the journey in the Shetland Islands, however is currently injured in Manchester after completing 1070 miles so far.
#SecondhandSeptember is a campaign being run by the charity to increase awareness of the number of clothes that end up in landfill each year.
Yes you read that right, this influencer is a bee and she wants your attention to help save her sisters.
Fast fashion is a trend we all want to avoid these days. But what happens when we abstain from shopping completely? Jenny Stallard did just that…
Europe's most sustainable music festival takes over Normandy with a fresh, green approach to recycling, water, energy and plastic on site!
A report into the sexual exploitation of earthquake victims by Oxfam workers in Haiti says the charity had a "culture of tolerating bad behaviour".
In the 18 years since 9/11, I’ve watched Islamophobia go from a niche community concern to a national tragedy. Most religious hate crimes in the UK now target Muslims.
Wooden Spoon, the children's charity of rugby, arranged the match near Everest Advanced Base Camp.
The luxury department store has launched a pop-up store in collaboration with the NSPCC
Dubbed the "French Spiderman", Alain Robert scaled a skyscraper without a harness in Paris on Monday to raise funds for the renovation of Notre-Dame cathedral.
Clement weather a relief for NYC New Year bathers
The country's largest soup kitchen is organised by the Food for Life Foundation and has been delivering thousands of hot meals to those in need every year.
A group has started a spontaneous project to collect jackets for homeless people.
Trump's troubled charitable foundation agrees to close over alleged misuse of funds.
New York Attorney General to oversee the distribution of its remaining monies.
The temporary ban is to prevent people from spontaneously getting a pet for Christmas only to return it to the shelter afer the holidays.
Hundreds of skiing and snowboarding jolly Old St. Nicks hit the slopes Sunday (02 DEC. 2018) in Maine for a good cause.
A haunting Christmas advert showing families separated as a result of conflict has been released by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).
A Swiss bookstore decided to turn Black Friday on its head, encouraging customers to make charitable donations instead of snapping up cheap deals.
Local businesses have been donating old buses to Russia's homeless population as a way to escape winter temperatures
Kevin Hart, Pharrell Williams and Minnie Driver were among the celebrities who turned out Wednesday to serve Thanksgiving dinner to the homeless in downtown Los Angeles.
The politician said she had been reluctant to go public with the personal action, but wanted “to make this initiative known to all those who can and want to contribute”.
Grig Richters is calling on EU lawmakers to give homes to unaccompanied children at European refugee camps.
Competitors braved blustery weather to battle it out on Sunday at the annual World Conker Championships in Northamptonshire, England.
134 million more female children will become brides in the next 12 years unless we act now, warns Save the Children on Day of the Girl.
Leading figures in the creative industry, including Hollywood actress Robin Wright, revealed how they had used their skills to spur change.