The Daily Planet
The Daily Planet partnered with X-Out in fighting homelessness and they are doing whatever they can to help. These two organizations have involved twenty schools across five different counties to end homelessness and hunger for the homeless, including RVA. According to Camden Giroux, a student helping to prevent hunger and the founder of the charity, Camden’s Cause and Y-LEADership, “To see the look on their faces when me and my mom give someone a backpack of supplies makes me so happy.”
Safe Haven is a project that Daily Planet has been working on. It provides some shelter for chronically homeless people. Safe Haven is an area that Daily Planet has provided for the homeless people in RVA. Safe Haven has 21 beds for homeless people to sleep in.
The Daily Planet providing health care
The Daily Planet is providing homeless in RVA with health care. The Daily Planet provides the homeless with primary health, oral, dental, and mental health care. The Daily Planet along with VCUHS helps keep the estimated 5,000 homeless people in RVA healthy.