A non-profit organization is a group organized for purposes other than generating profit and in which no part of the organization’s income is distributed to its members, directors, or officers. The fact that an organization is considered to be a non-profit does not in any way mean that the organization can never make money. As…

 

Homeless shelters are a type of homeless service agency that provides temporary residences for homeless individuals and families. These shelters exist to provide residents with safety and protection from the weather while simultaneously reducing the environmental impact on the community. They are similar to, but distinguishable from, various types of emergency shelters, which are typically…

 

The horse rescue farm business, also called equine rescue and sanctuary, is an organization that transports and cares for abused and neglected horses seized by animal protection agencies. The essence of horse rescue farms is to ensure quality care and treatment of horses through intervention, education, and outreach. They rehabilitate horses that come from animal…

 

A transitional housing facility is a temporary housing for certain segments of the homeless population, including working homeless people who are earning too little money to afford long-term housing. Transitional housing is set up to transition residents into permanent housing. It is not in an emergency homeless shelter, but usually in a room or apartment…