You give hope to so many. For you, I am truly grateful.
As you read, prepare for your heart to be moved. There is a happy ending!
Jackie came to FAM desperate, seeking food assistance from FAM’s Food Pantry. After a few visits, staff and volunteers began to feel an added concern for Jackie beyond her physical needs.
Something was not right. We could all sense it. Jackie was deeply burdened. She was in crisis.
One of FAM’s case managers, Cassandra, began talking with Jackie. She learned that Jackie was a victim of domestic violence and had escaped the relationship, with her kids.
“Trust was built. Finally, Jackie opened up, through many tears. She was dealing with many emotional wounds from her previous relationship. Then another man, in her work place, began to stalk her. After work one day he followed...