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Costa Rica’s Homeless World Cup team aims to change how we see homelessness

Players who have seen their lives forever altered by drugs or disease now get a second chance at the Homeless World Cup, where they can go from begging in the streets to being heroes cheered on by thousands of fans.

Costa Rica’s marginalized get chance to shine at Homeless World Cup

Costa Rica will take part in its seventh Homeless World Cup in Amsterdam next month thanks to the Listening to the Homeless Association.

How having a home changes lives

In 2006, more than 1,000 families in extreme poverty, most of them Nicaraguan immigrants, were evicted from a shantytown called La Candela behind the Juan Santamaría International Airport, north of Costa Rica’s capital.

Volunteer group brings food to San José’s homeless

In a city that struggles with its indigent population, Asociación Naranja offers sustenance.
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