This week on Street Beat, Host Ken Bryant talks to organizations that are helping those less fortunate this holiday season.

First, DeWayne Wells from Gleaners Community Food Bank explains about the need for food, donations, and volunteer help to provide for the hungry.

Then Community Correspondent Cindy Kainz talks to Edith Killins, Health and Home Services Director for Wayne County Health and Human Services, about the Gift of Life program.

Teresa Harris of Detroit who is waiting for a kidney shares her story.

Then Carrie Alexander, the program director for the Community Housing Network’s Adopt a Family program talks about the recently homeless people who need assistance to set up their new homes and provide a holiday for their children.

Finally, Angela Aufdemberge, the President and CEO of Vista Maria, talks about the needs of the foster children and the abused and neglected children under Vista Maria’s care.

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