6 bowls, 4 spoons, a couple plates, and a TV

Annie Driscoll is our Client Relations Coordinator here at A Wider Circle. Each week, she and all the team members share stories of their work. Annie works directly with individuals and families, guiding them through their appointments here and spending hours each day on the phone trying to help folks obtain their basic need items. Here is an account of…

The most important campaign… continues

While not enough conversation was held about poverty during the past political campaign season, I hope the conversation – and actions – will pick up considerably once those elected take office. For we must re-focus on the most important campaign this country faces; the one to bring freedom and independence to those born, raised and living today in poverty. I…

Stories from the front line of human service

Annie Driscoll is A Wider Circle’s Client Relations Coordinator. She talks to hundreds of families in need every single week – on the phone and in person. Her weekly reports always include stories of people who need support and, more importantly, the type of human connection she and her colleagues provide. Here are two such individuals: “Karen came this week…