BOSTON — Suffolk’s Organization for Uplifting Lives through Service (S.O.U.L.S.) held a photo exhibit for Hunger and Homelessness Awareness month on Nov. 6 at Suffolk University to help change common misperceptions students have about the homeless.
For the seventh year in a row, S.O.U.L.S. has been sponsoring a clothing and food drive for Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Month at Suffolk University. Each year, an exhibit of photos taken by homeless people themselves is presented to the Suffolk community. This year, the exhibit was called Perspectives: From One Lens to Mind’s Eye. S.O.U.L.S. worked with Neighborhood Action, an organization offering several programs, such as food and clothing donations to those in need. Together, S.O.U.L.S. and Neighborhood Action gave cameras to 10 homeless people in the Boston area to capture different aspects of their lives. Continue reading