Partner agency featured on NBC-5 news (Update)

UPDATE : (12/21/2009) Christine Hockin-Boyd, Executive Director, has shared with me that as a result of the NBC-5 news piece CLC received a “donation windfall” in the days following.  While exact figures are not available, she was able to disclose that the donations represented almost 10% of her yearly revenues.

Partner agency Community Lifeline Center was recently featured on NBC-5 news.  The piece focused on the needs of the community served by CLC and the financial condition faced by the new executive director.

“When I walked in, there was nothing,” said Christine Hockin-Boyd , executive director.

“The only donations that were left were a handful of churches that were still supporting plus FEMA funds; they were using that to serve clients,” Hockin-Boyd said.

At the same time, more people in Collin County were in need…

For more on the story and to watch the video click here

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