But it was left to Louise Smith, president and CEO of Jane Addams Hull House, to introduce the most convincing evidence of CWF's power to change lives.
"I present Ms. Ora Richardson," declared Smith
, after describing how the 48-year-old mom of four was helped by the Kennedy-King center to: prepare for and get a job; advance her
admittedly "rusty" computer skills; and raise her
credit score by expunging bad and outdated information.