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       Over at Daily Planet they do a dinner every year called "Empty Bowls Dinner"   Surprisingly, an Art teacher ,in Michigan, and his students started this organization.  The students every year make the bowls for the people to keep.  They want them to keep it so they will remember the good dead they did.  

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4,149, is how many homeless people Daily Planet dealt with.  But with over 10,000 visits to surprise the organization at 517 W Grace St.  That spot will gladly use $750,000 to open their own satellite health center.  The place will have 100% federal support to help with people that can not pay for the service.  

Providing a full healthcare center for the ones on the street.  Without regard as to the patients ability to pay .  The Daily Planet Facilities also accepts insurance, that covers Medicare and Medicaid.

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The Daily Planet provides comprehensive and integrated case management services for homeless adults in the Greater Richmond area who face significant barriers to overcoming homelessness.  Some health related services they include Health, dental care, optmerty, Physchiatry.  there is also mental health services and substance abuse services in their facilities.  

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Admin, “Empty Bowls Dinner.” Daily Planet Page.

August 2014. Web. 1 Aug. 2014.


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Smith, Tammie, “Vernon J. Harris, Daily Planet get grants.” Richmond Times Dispatch Page.

May 2012. Web. 18 Jan. 2013. http://www.timesdispatch.com/business/vernon-j-harris-daily-planet-get-grants/article_d667d03a-2412-5d63-8016-3b2a13a7da8f.html

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