Here’s my feature from Seattle’s Morning News on KIRO Radio about what Pearl Jam’s Home Show’s to benefit the homeless…a great clip of Eddie Vedder paying tribute to “Eddie” a homeless vet he befriended while they were making their first album! Did I mention Pearl Jam sounded phenomenal!
If you’re looking to be inspired…check out my interview this morning on Seattle’s Morning New with CEO Angela Stowell on her new position as CEO for FareStart in Seattle. FareStart helps the homeless and disadvantaged earn living wage jobs at restaurants.
My interview with Dee Hillis from Solid Ground and Lhorna Murray who is a resident at Solid Ground, a mother and an artist. Lhorna was key in helping the community focus on the children who hadn’t dealt with the trauma of Charleena Lyles’ death. Working with Art with Heart they were able to get out some of the anger, pain and fear through art therapy…
To see the wonderful art created by the children at their “Lit” gallery showing check out: Lit
Here’s my interview with Melody whose videos represents what life has become for many Seatttleite’s…her daily grind includes stepping by drug addicts shooting up on the sidewalk in broad daylight and people having sex in the alcove of her garage which they also use as a personal toilet…
Erik Ahlstrom is a Swedish man who believes that litter is a sign of a dysfunctional society. He’s started a new form of environmentalism called, Plogging. Simply put it means picking up trash with friends while jogging…and it’s having an impact in Sweden and across the world.
Learn all about Plogging in my feature on Seattle Morning News at KIRO Radio 97.3!