Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Local Real Life: Scrappy Meth Town Family Scrounges For Future Home

Don't know if this one is depressing or encouraging but it's probably one of the most relevant news links about the reality of the American dream that we've seen so far this week. Take a look:

Independence family recycles cans for new home

INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) -- A family spends their weekends picking up cans, they are hoping to turn trash into a down payment for a new home. A family is on a mission to collect as many cans as they can. Their goal is to get 20,000 pounds of pop cans.


Anonymous said...

Guess "white privilege" didnt work for them.

"Go Fund Me" bigly this good family! said...

Yep, 12:05, but their determination and dignified networking strategy is looking to be productive. They're the kind of decent people this nation needs more of.

Is there a generous builder who will step up and offer assistance? Some wealthy business owners? Some faith-based organization?