News & Public Affairs12/08/09 Joshua Lee Holton
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday Listen to this entire show:
Dozens of St. Petersburg Community activists and students from Osceola High School get together each year to sing Christmas carols for the city's homeless. Sunday night the caroling stroll called “Still No Room at the Inn,” walked through downtown St. Petersburg to share songs, books, and food with the homeless.
John Stewart is an English teacher at Osceola High Sc who has worked with ASAP homeless service for over two decades. He organizes the car...Be the first to comment
11/25/09 Kate Bradshaw
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday Listen to this entire show:
Each Thanksgiving, Metropolitan Ministries distributes Thanksgiving food packages to thousands of Tampa Bay residents in need. This year, amid the throes of the worst financial crisis in recent history, they’re seeing more dire need than ever exacerbated by a major drop in donations.
As volunteers sort through boxes of spaghetti, stuffing and Jell-O, the line outside the Metropolitan Ministries food distribution center on Florida Avenue is strikingly long. People wait for what the nonpro...Be the first to comment