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Radioactivity speaks with Metropolitan Ministries CEO Tim Marks, and a famed Christmas story turns 100.12/24/14 Rob Lorei
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On Today's Radioactivity, Host Rob Lorei speaks with Tim Marks, CEO of Metropolitan Ministries, on how one of the Bay Area's largest charities provides housing and food assistance to thousands of homeless and at-risk families. We then take a look back in time to Christmas of 1914, when an impromptu ceasefire within the trenches of World War I lead to a fleeting peace between British and German soldiers.
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12/08/09 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 âStill No Room at the Inn,â 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, theyâre 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