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This Nonprofit Donates Sneakers to Homeless and At-Risk Youth

Hav A Sole is trying to help vulnerable citizens get back on their feet, one pair of shoes at a time.
VICE Staff

11 Albums You Should Buy on Bandcamp Right Now to Support the ACLU

Bandcamp has pledged to donate 100 percent​ of its profits today to the ACLU, and buddy, have we got some album suggestions for you!
Noisey Staff

AAAS CEO to Young Scientists: Speak Up. Keep Focused. Carry On.

Rush Holt, former Congressman and physicist, explains how scientists should move forward under the Trump Administration.
Rush Holt

This Globe-Trotting Brain Surgeon Says Doctors Are Doing Medical Missions Wrong

"You can't just go down there, drop some money, do a photo-op, and come back," Rahul Jandial says about doctors who travel to hospitals in poor countries.
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Colorado City Is Using Tax Money from Weed to Help the Homeless

The city of Aurora, Colorado, will put some of its pot cash to good use by channeling $1.5 million of cannabis sales tax revenue toward helping the homeless.
VICE Staff

Artists Paired on Creative Blind Dates Make Valentine's Day Posters

We talk to Imprint Projects about their charitable poster design project, which paired up artists on collaborative blind dates.
Sophia Callahan

This Digital Stethoscope Lets Doctors Virtually Diagnose Patients In Haiti

How Eko's device is helping nonprofits help patients.
Christine Magee

Anonymous Donors Are Flooding the 2016 US Election With 'Dark Money'

'Dark money' groups have emerged as a powerful and secretive political fundraising tool for many campaigns, changing the landscape of America's 2016 election.
Olivia Becker

How a Pink and White Bus Is Protecting Sex Workers in Paris

Because of French laws criminalizing sex work, many prostitutes in Paris do their work hidden in the woods. L'Association Les Amis du Bus des Femmes brings the resources directly to them by way of their bus.
Beau Flemister

VICE Exclusive Preview: Jaimie Warren at American Medium

Tonight at American Medium, an ambitious startup gallery in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn, artist Jaimie Warren will unveil the bizarre and amazing results of her latest community art initiative.
Matthew Leifheit
Post Mortem

Nonprofit Mortuaries Are Helping Cash-Strapped Families Honor Their Dead

Nonprofit funeral homes have popped up across the country to ensure that grieving people don't get price-gouged after the death of a loved one.
Simon Davis

These Chimps Helped Us Find a Hepatitis Vaccine. Now They've Been Left to Die

In March, the New York Blood Center pulled the funding for the chimp sanctuary where 66 of its retired research chimps live.
Kaleigh Rogers