Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Fraternities and sororities help the homeless

By Alexandra Graziano

October 22, 2012

Filed under Local News, News

For the past 24 years, the Amherst Friends for the Homeless has run Shelter Sunday, an annual one-day event that raises money for area homeless shelters and food pantries. This year’s event was held yesterday, and participants canvassed across town and solicited donations at ar...

Town decides to expand Craig’s Doors homeless shelter

By Diana Alsabe

September 27, 2012

Filed under Local News, News

Craig’s Doors, the overnight homeless shelter located at the First Baptist Church on North Pleasant Street in Amherst, will be allowed to add six more beds for women when its doors open this winter – bringing the total count to 2...