New Podcast: On The Ground Reports During the Pandemic Through the Eyes of Nonprofits

I host a radio show in Indianapolis dedicated to the work of nonprofits called Now Hear This. It provides an on-the-ground look at life during the pandemic. This episode pulls selections from the show to give an idea of the challenges faced by lower-income brackets and those working to aid them. Subscribe to the podcast here:

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  • - Gleaners Food Bank

  • - The Boys & Girls Club of Indianapolis

  • - Fairbanks Alcohol & Drug Addiction Treatment Center

  • - Families First Mental Health Counseling

  • - Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence

  • - Joy's House Adult Day Care

  • - Assistance League of Indianapolis on School Needs

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