The humanities are usually seen as a subject, however, the effects of humanities occur in everyday life. Recently in New York City, a Girl Scout Troop was established in a homeless shelter located in Queens known as Troop 6000. The troop will soon expand to 14 other shelters and is expected to serve about 500 girls. Troop 6000 currently has 27 members with growth in sight.
This troop is evidence that the humanities intertwine with our every day lives and how important they are to the people around us. This troop will affect the future of homeless care for younger citizens. They have shown us a way to move forward. They have shown us how the humanities play an important role in our everyday lives.
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