As it is cold in many parts of the country (even in Arizona sometimes) we tend to  remember that there are many people without a home.  Sometimes it’s a struggle to know what to do to help.  If you have you ever been stopped at a light or been approached by someone for money you know the dilemma?  Obviously the best thing is not to give cash but what can you do to help?  There are some great alternatives like donating time and money to a shelter.  You can check with your church for local services they might know of.  And you can check out this post for another possible solution:

http://thesimplemom.wordpress.com/2007/05/27/friendship-bags/

I thought this post had some great information.

Blessings,

Debbie aka The Real World Martha(S)

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