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jlabovitz

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Review for Northwest Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network Inc, Philidelphia, PA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

I chose to be on the Board of the Northwest Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network after spending some time mentoring a young woman and her three year old son who were temporarily housed at our synagogue. I found what the Network was doing to change and improve the lives of people who did not want to be homeless and were striving to put their lives back in order to be compelling. I decided that this was so important that I could not just look to others to do the work, but had to carry my share of the load by becoming an active participant.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I see the results both in terms of the impact the Network has had on the mother and son I mentor and by serving on what is a real working Board.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I would like to see it have better funding sources and by able to expand its scope.

Role:  Board Member & I mentor a single mother and her son and serve on the Board.