When a child's parent is arrested and sent to prison, their world is torn apart. Often there is a sense of loneliness and despair for the survival of the family.
The parent left behind typically works long hours to make ends meet and has less time to spend with the kids.
The Angel Tree Project works to impact the lives of the children by delivering a Christmas gift with a special note from the parent.
In its first year, Hope Station donated 15,000 pounds of groceries to families in need. Since then, over 1,000,000 pounds of food has reached the needy.
I'm one of many people who don't like needles. I put aside my fear for the benefit of others.
Neighborhood Association (NOLA)
I attend my association meetings as often as my schedule will allow. As your legislator, I will schedule every association in our district on my calendar. This is just one way to keep government close at home and accountable for actions within the solemn chambers of the Capitol.