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By Bill Harrah
Sharing House Diary 

Sharing House Rocks Along Day By Day

 

Last updated 3/30/2015 at 9:38am

Michele Barg (left), Patt Castaldo, Marvin Barg (in back) and Pat Childress were one of four volunteer teams involved in the two-day change-over last week. (Photos by Bill Harrah)

A typical week at Sharing House reveals an operation that runs like a Swiss watch. We talked to about 125 families every week last year. That would be 6,900 families assisted during the year, a 57 percent jump over 2013.

Led by Rev. Shelly Webb, the paid staff of eight needs only minimal interaction to direct the 140 volunteers who do a remarkable job keeping everything on schedule.

Our clients fall into three main groups: single moms who work one or more part-time jobs to support their children, people with disabilities who are unable to work, and senior citizens whose retirement incomes...



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