Donors built Miami a $25 million shelter for women and kids. Is it the nation's best?

The new $25 million Lotus Village shelter for homeless women and children, funded in full by private donors, is now open in Overtown. It houses a children’s therapeutic center, a medical clinic, in-house day care, a yoga studio, a Zen garden, a professional kitchen where women will train as line cooks and chefs, and cozy beds for 490 women and children.

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Father of Parkland victim, Joaquin Oliver, uses his art to advocate for gun control

Manuel Oliver has launched an awareness campaign in memory of his son, Joaquin Oliver, one of the victims of the Parkland massacre, to empower youth through education, conversation and activism.
Courtesy of Manuel Oliver Daniel Shoer Roth

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