Every day for the last few months, Rene Jennings has pulled her gray van up to a curb at St. James United Methodist Church on Paseo Boulevard. She arrives at 11 a.m., when food distribution begins. Jennings is a stroke survivor, so when her husband died, her adult son and daughter came home to take care of her.
Monday, July 20, 2020
CORONAVIRUS HITTING KANSAS CITY PO'FOLK HARDEST!!!
From the trailer park, the barrio and the urban core . . . The pandemic is having it's worst effects among communities that are already struggling to compete in the current rigged economy. Here's a look at agencies helping the working poor straining to keep up with growing demands: