Economic Climate Hurting Non-Profits
By Lenora Moody
Local non-profit organizations are feeling the economic impact of increasing gas, food and clothing prices while donations are down.
Meredith Springs, Sharing House's program director, said they are currently spending more and receiving less.
The non-profit, which operates under Transylvania Christian Ministry, provides food, clothing and financial assistance to many needy families seeking help.
"Due to people in the community and churches, we still have a lot of food donations," said Springs.
"But we are definitely having to think about things and spend a li...