transportation

A fleet of school buses.

New Flexibility for Schools to Pay for Transporting Homeless Students
The Consolidated Funding Act approved by Congress last month included a policy change that will enable school districts to use federal funding for disadvantaged students to pay for homeless students’ transportation to their “school of origin.”

Photograph of a young man in a bicycle shop.

Bright Idea: On Free Bikes, Homeless Youth Get Where They Need to Go
A nonprofit bicycle shop in Minneapolis gives homeless youth free bikes and social service referrals in a laid-back environment.

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