Lifelong Washingtonian and community advocate Theresa Howe Jones passed away last week at the age of 84. She leaves a legacy of meaningful work in the Anacostia neighborhood and in D.C. as a whole.
Guest Host: Jennifer Golbeck
In December 2015, officials in Montgomery County, Md., announced that local programs effectively ended veteran homelessness there. Kojo explores what solutions the county put in place – and what pieces of their plan could be replicated in other parts of our region and around the country.
- Susie Sinclair-Smith Executive Director, Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless
- Julie Zauzmer Reporter, The Washington Post
- Ismail Meredith Army veteran
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