Louis Lowenstein is the Rifkind Professor Emeritus of Finance and Law at Columbia University and the Chairman of the Coalition for the Homeless. (November 1998)


Hungry and Homeless

Every night of the year, no matter what the weather, two Coalition for the Homeless food vans travel around Manhattan distributing hot meals to people in the street—more than seven hundred meals every night, 250,000 a year. Business has been strong recently, particularly late in the month when welfare checks …